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Gustavus Aldophus Alternative Spring Break

Instead of heading to the beaches, hundreds of Gustavus Adolphus College students will once again engage in service to others during Spring Break. About 50 students will go on a mission trip to Costa Rica, more than 150 students will go to one of seven US destinations for the college’s 11th annual spring break work trips, and about 20 students will go on a mission trip to Washington, DC. All of the trips are student-initiated, student-organized, and student-funded through fundraisers and donations, typically. The trips are centered primarily around Habitat for Humanity and other construction projects. The DC group will…

The School and Society

Philosophy 105: The School and Society Contact Information Lisa Heldke Old Main 106A x7029 heldke@gac.edu Office Hours M 3:30-4:30, T 9:00-10:00, W 2:30-3:30, and By appointment (I encourage you to come talk to me at any point, about the issues the class is discussing, or for consultation on papers or help with understanding a reading assignment. Feel free to schedule an appointment if none of these times works for you.) Course Texts John Dewey, Democracy and Education W.E.B. DuBois, The Education of Black People DuBois, “The Talented Tenth” (on the web at http://douglass.speech.nwu.edu/dubois.htm) Paolo Freire, Pedagogy of the Oppressed Deschooling…