Since its inception in 2002, L&S 1 has featured lectures by faculty members from every department in the College of Letters & Science. Below are just a few samples from our early years. To see and hear this year's faculty speakers, enroll in L&S 1, or contact Alix Schwartz ( to arrange to visit the class.

Arts and Humanities

Leslie Kurke (Classics)

Jay Wallace (Philosophy)

Biological Sciences

Bob Full (IB)

David Bilder (MCB)

Mark Schlissel (Dean of Biological Sciences)

Physical Sciences

Alex Filippenko (Astron)

Rich Muller (Physics)

Social Sciences

Ann Swidler (Soc)

David Henkin (History)

Interdisciplinary Studies

Paul Groth (AmericanStudies)