Friday's Open Classes and Centers

Classes are subject to change. Please check in at registration before you attend.






9:20 – 10:30 a.m.

ARH 103

Introduction to Art History

VM 213

April Oettinger

9:20 – 10:30 a.m.

DMC 102.001

Data Analytics for Sustainability

JR 128

Phong Le ‘03

9:20 – 10:30 a.m.

FR 120.01

Elements of French

Welsh 128

Sarah Atji

9:20 – 10:30 a.m.

SOA 100.001

Culture and Society

VM G11

Marko Salvaggio

9:20 – 10:30 a.m.

SP 130V

Intermediate Spanish

JR 277

Citlali Miranda-Aldaco

9:20 – 10:30 a.m.

SPE 100

Foundations of Special Education

JR G27

Mary Adkins

10:40 – 11:50 a.m.

CHE 373

Inorganic Chemistry

HS 131

George Greco

10:40 – 11:50 a.m.

SPE 100

Foundations of Special Education

JR G27

Mary Adkins

12:00 – 12:55 p.m.

BIO 102

Introductory Biology

HS G85

Cynthia Kicklighter

Jenny Lenkowski

12:00 – 1:10 p.m.

PSY 105.003

Introduction to Psychology

HS 134

Joan Wilterdink

12:00 – 1:10 p.m.

SOA 208.001

Culture and the Human Body (can only accommodate four visitors)

HS 133

Carolyn Schwarz

2:40 – 3:50 p.m.

ARB 110.01

Elements of Arabic

VM 209

Zahi Khamis

2:40 – 3:50 p.m.

MA 172.001

Calculus through Data and Modeling

JR 128

Rachel Grotheer

2:40 – 3:50 p.m.

PSY 227.001

Feminist Psychology

HS 134

Nyasha Grayman

Centers Open Friday, May 3, 2019





Academic Center

for Excellence

9 a.m. – 4 p.m.


Julia Rogers

2nd floor, #233

The Academic Center for Excellence (ACE) is an academic support center that assists students in their effort to prepare for a life of inquiry, creativity, social responsibility and to develop a sense of personal and professional ethics and integrity. ACE supports the college’s mission by providing individual academic coaching sessions, academic and wellness workshops, content-based supplemental instruction sessions and content-specific peer tutoring. The center is staffed by professional academic coaches and a trained graduate intern. The center offers relaxation and stress reduction strategies through yoga, meditation and other wellness practices and has a greeter dog as part of their wellness programing.  Academic accommodations are also implemented at the academic center for students with documented learning differences.


Center for Race, Equity, and Identity

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Athenaeum, Room 422

The Center for Race, Equity, and Identity promotes a learning environment dedicated to our community principles of respect, communication, inclusion, service and social justice. The office engages in outreach to, and support for, all underrepresented students.

The Exploration Hub

9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Van Meter first floor


The Exploration Hub is a place that cultivates curiosity and helps student explore endless possibilities by bringing together the expertise of staff and students in three experiential learning offices:

-Career Education Office
-Office of International Studies
-Office of Community-Based Learning
-Our mission is to prepare students for a lifetime of learning and success.


Goucher Prison Education Partnership

9 a.m. – 4 p.m.


Hoffberger, Rooms  121/124

Through this academic division of the college, Goucher offers students who are also men and women incarcerated in state prison the opportunity to earn a Goucher College education. In Fall 2016, Goucher became the only college in the Maryland/DC region, and one of a small number across the country, offering a full path to a bachelor’s degree onsite for students in prison. Courses are taught by Goucher faculty, and occasionally by excellent professors from other area colleges and universities. A national model, GPEP continues Goucher’s tradition as a leader in the liberal arts and advances the public conversation about poverty, justice, and access to education.


Offices of Student Engagement and New-Student Programs

9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Mary Fisher Hall, Room 106

The Offices of Student Engagement and New-Student Programs are dedicated to providing quality on- and off-campus activities, leadership development and education opportunities, new student programs, and late-night and weekend events that enhance the Goucher experience for students and their families.