Seton Hall University

Seton Hall Launches Great Minds Learning Experience 2020  

Two students using a laptop outsideLooking to dip your toe into a field like cybersecurity? Thinking of someday taking a course in a subject like entrepreneurship or free speech law, but would like to try it out first? Or perhaps you simply have an interest in animation or how to be more empathetic. This summer, dive right in! 

Seton Hall University proudly offers the Great Minds Learning Experience 2020. These virtual Learning Experiences, all of varying lengths, are offered to all currently enrolled undergraduate students as well as incoming undergraduate students who have confirmed their intent to enroll by submitting the required deposit and have completed Pirate Adventure by July 1, 2020. They will run throughout June, July and August, and students may register for more than one. They are noncredit bearing

Each Learning Experience requires a $25.00 registration fee, which will be credited to students' Piratenet Accounts upon completion of the Learning Experience. 

The full list of Learning Experiences for 2020 is as follows. Click here for full program descriptions and to register.

  • Civic Engagement Learning Experience 1: Public Service in the Time of a Global Pandemic, June 2-3, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 
  • Civic Engagement Boot Camp 2: Called to Serve, July 14-15, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 
  • Civic Engagement Boot Camp 3: The Law and Public Service, August 4-5, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 
  • Cybersecurity, August, dates and times to be determined 
  • Digital Skills for the 21st Century Student (two separate sessions), Week of July 13 & Week of August 17, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 
  • Empathy, July 6-10, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. 
  • Entrepreneurship, August 17-20, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 
  • Equity in Education, August 10-11, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Free Speech Law, June 22-25, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. 
  • Global Negotiation and Conflict Management, August 10-11 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Learning to Connect through Interdisciplinary Studies, August 17, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
  • Learning to Lead, August 10-14, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. 
  • Learning to Animate, July 6-10, 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. 
  • Stewardship and Sustainability in the Sciences, August 19-20, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • What’s God got to do with it?, July 7-10, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. 
  • Writing Family History, August 3-7, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

For more information, please contact Bernadette McVey at

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For more information, please contact:

  • Bernadette McVey
  • (973) 761-9655