Profile of a FWIS: Race, Public Policy, and Racial Change in America

FWIS 113: Race, Public Policy, and Racial Change in America

An Interview with Melissa Marschall, Instructor

What do you think is interesting/distinctive about this FWIS course?
The opportunity to work closely with a group of freshmen from all different majors who all share an interest in the same topic.

What, specifically, are you excited about teaching in your FWIS this semester?
The chance to apply ideas and concepts from class to the 2016 Presidential Election.

What advice do you have for first-year students (about FWIS or their first semester in general)?
Be open-minded and don't be afraid to go outside your comfort zone.