Date  Engl/Phys  Topic (subject to change)  Notes
(all films in room N221 @ 4 pm) 

8/23  Phys  Introduction of War and Peace cluster
Goals and Objectives Pre test Bias in text  Chernobyl Energy and Power Energy use in US Historical Energy use 

8/30  Phys  ^{Pandora's
Promise}
^{Atomic Structure} ^{Discovery of Radioactivity} 

9/6  Phys  ^{Atomic
Structure}
^{Discovery of Radioactivity} 
Math requirement: counting and arithmetic 
9/13  Phys  Atomic
Number and Mass
E = mc² 
Math requirement: counting and arithmetic 
9/20  Phys  Activity
Half life Using radioactive isotpes for dating 
Math requirement: logarithms and exponentials 
9/27  Phys  Radiation
as a source of energy
Nuclear Reactions: fission 
Math requirement: arithmetic 
10/4  Phys  Fission reactors
Chernobyl, Fukushima, Three Mile Island 

10/11 

Columbus Day  
10/18 

Haldeman. Junger  Restrepo 


Oe (Introduction. The Crazy Iris)  After Trinity 
11/1  Engl  Oe (entire)  Black Rain 
11/8  Engl  O'Brien (selections)  Project 1 due 
11/15  Engl  Karlin (online)  Three seasons 
11/22 

No class  
11/29  Engl  Sites (selections), Swofford (online)  The Hurt Locker 
12/6  Engl  Brecht (online)  
12/13    Nominal Final Exam Date  Physics Final Paper due
Ponder package due Project 2 due 