Cornerstone: Foundations for Success

Fall 2014 quarter

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For beginning and returning students, this 4-credit class is designed to strengthen students' reading, writing, and critical thinking skills in relation to Evergreen's Five Foci (Interdisciplinary Study, Collaborative Learning, Learning Across Significant Differences, Personal Engagement, and Linking Theory with Practical Applications). Students will read, write about, discuss in seminar, and do workshops focused on a common theme. This quarter, the theme will be the place of higher education in contemporary society. Through doing this work, students will sharpen the abilities needed to shape a strong Liberal Arts education at Evergreen. 

Program Details

Fields of Study

Preparatory for studies or careers in

Liberal Arts education

Location and Schedule

Campus location



Offered during: Evening

Advertised schedule: 6-10p Tue


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Online Learning

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Registration Information

Credits: 4 (Fall)

Class standing: Freshmen–Junior

Maximum enrollment: 25


Students may register for this course after their time ticket opens during regular registration.

Course Reference Number

Fr - Jr (4 credits): 10015

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