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My Syllabus, With Trigger Warnings

Introduction to United States History
Tu-Th, 2:15-3:45 pm
J. Zimmerman

This course will explore the main themes, trends, and dilemmas in the history of the United States. In accord with our college’s new policy on trigger warnings, I have affixed a cautionary note to each week’s topic. If the topic threatens to provoke feelings of trauma or panic in you, please inform me beforehand and I will excuse you from class. I’m looking forward to learning together in a safe environment!

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