The Venture Course at Weber State University
The Venture Course in the Humanities provides
start college. Modeled on the Clemente Course in the HumanitiesSM, created by educator and journalist Earl Shorris in 1995 and now an international movement, Venture is a year-long, introductory humanities course taught by university and college faculty in Salt Lake City, Ogden and southern Utah (Cedar City region).
Venture includes sections in literature, American history, art history, philosophy, and writing/critical thinking. Successful students of Venture in Salt Lake City receive credit from Westminster College in Salt Lake City. In Ogden, Weber State University provides credit for Venture. In southern Utah, Venture students receive credit from Southern Utah University.
In Ogden, the Venture Course meets 6:00-8:00 p.m. from September through April on the campus of Weber State University.
Residents of Ogden wishing to apply for Venture should contact Tonia Wilson, 801-589-1324 or firstname.lastname@example.org or apply online or by mail through the links below: