Introduction to Psychology

Would you rather go through life unable to remember, or unable to forget? What happens to a person if they are raised alone in a

Politics & Science of Memory

There may be nothing more important to human beings than our ability to enshrine experience and recall it. While philosophers and poets have elevated memory

Campaigns & Elections

As the United States heads into its midterm elections, this course will put the headlines of the news cycle in historical perspective and challenge students

Understanding the Holocaust

The Nazi regime relied on long standing strains of anti Semitism as well as newer racial ideologies to gather support for their purposeful and highly

History of Opium

Heroin, “Oxy,” fentanyl, carfentanil. These drug names, along with names of pharmaceutical companies set to pay billions in fines and civil liability, punctuate news stories

Moot Court: US Constitution

From the extent of our privacy to the limits on the powers of government to the meaning of equality, the United States Supreme Court is

AP Seminar: H2O & Food Systems

In this AP Seminar course, students explore the complexity of global food and water access/delivery systems while developing their skills as critical thinkers and strong

American Studies

An interdisciplinary course combining honors U.S. History and eleventh grade English, American Studies tracks intersecting threads of history, literature, art, and culture throughout the development

Joseph Lyons

Joe Lyons has a BA from Harvard College, 1993, and a JD from the University of Pennsylvania, 1999. He taught at Phillips Exeter Academy and