COVID in the Curriculum

Benjamin Junge, associate professor of anthropology and affiliate of the Latin American and Caribbean Studies Program, is developing a COVID vaccine preparedness survey that will explore SUNY New Paltz students’ attitudes and preconceived ideas about a forthcoming COVID vaccine, in the hopes of better understanding the motives behind these beliefs.

Spring Economics Course to Explore Confluence of Crises

Mona Ali, associate professor of economics, has put together a timely new course for the Spring 2021 semester. “Crisis Economics” (ECO 393) will explore the interrelated issues of climate change, the COVID-19 pandemic, and economic inequality in China and the US. Open to all students, regardless of major, the course is cross listed with Asian …