misc: Shortest Research Paper in History

All academics should strive for brevity as well as comprehensibility.¬† The shortest academic paper in history was written by Dennis Upper in 1974. Upper, like many academics, suffered from writers block. Upper decided to apply the scientific method to the issue of writer’s block to see if he could treat […]

course: Class and Culture

Course covers economic, social, and political causes and consequence of class in America. ¬†Topics include: class culture, education, recent social protests, including Occupy and Tea Party, and the 2016 presidential election. ¬†Emphasizes ways that social class shapes the background and experiences of current Northwestern students and what their future will […]