First Year Experience

Explorations Course Themes and Faculty

Explorations Course Themes & Faculty

Explorations Courses focus on enduring questions. Enduring questions do not have easy answers; instead, they encourage examination of complex issues from multiple perspectives, introspection, evidence-based arguments and learning how to respectfully discuss controversial and difficult topics.

Learn More About Our Courses and Faculty

Every first-year student will take an Explorations course during their first year at Merrimack College. This course fulfills a general education requirement. Learn more about the courses and faculty below, and rank your favorites on your Academic Interest Form. The link to your Academic Interest Form can be found in your MackTasks in myMack.