Hogwarts comes to US college classrooms

July 23, 2007

We can't let this weekend's release of the final novel in the Harry Potter series pass unacknowledged.  Universities across the
US are adding Harry Potter to the curriculum in a variety of disciplines, and are being rewarded with full classes and excited students.  With a profound connection to a new generation of PSE students, courses in English, philosophy, Latin, history, and science that incorporate Harry Potter are keeping students just as engaged in the classroom as they are in playing quidditch.  The Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription required)