Glenn Stutzky is a clinical instructor of social work at Michigan State UniversityExternal Web Site Icon. He recently made headlines for his unusual course syllabus, which, you guessed it, included Zombies!
Glenn wrote, "As a college instructor, it is always a challenge to capture the students’ attention even when you’re teaching a course they are required to take and pass. An even bigger challenge, and the one I was facing, was how to get students to take a look at my new elective class (meaning not required) on Catastrophes and Human Behavior. I asked my grandson, almost college-aged himself, for his advice. It was short and to the point. “Just don’t be boring, Gramps.” OK, don’t be boring. But how to go about making something like catastrophes interesting?