The Underground Railroad in Central New York Taught by Gerard Aching, professor of Africana and Romance Studies, Cornell University
- Celebrate the history and heroism that guided American slaves to freedom via the famous Underground Railroad
- Learn about the indomitable legacy of Harriet Tubman, who powerfully said, that no matter the odds, "keep going"
- Discover stories behind America's abolitionists
- Explore how we determine, assess, and assign facts to objects related to the Underground Railroad through the humanities and sciences
Experts in their fields, the faculty who design and lead CAU's summer classes know their subjects inside and out. From Cornell presidents and administrators to distinguished faculty and leaders in university athletics and the arts, these engaged and dynamic teachers are passionate about sharing their expertise with you. Thanks to them, you can return to the classroom, without the stress of tests, simply for the joy of learning.