Business Insider staff reveals the college classes that changed our lives
Robert Frost probably explained it best when he said: "College is a refuge from hasty judgment."
College is a time to explore new modes of thinking, delve into complex ideas, and debate sensitive topics without fear of scrutiny. It's also a time to form your identity.
The staff at Business Insider discussed our time spent at college and reflected on the classes that shaped how we think.
From the celestial to the biblical, and many more topics in between, here are the college courses that changed our lives.
Sam Ro (Deputy Markets Editor): Dead Sea Scrolls
Jessica Orwig (Science Reporter): Quantum Mechanics
Erin Fuchs (Senior News Editor): Memoir Writing
Christina Sterbenz (Weekend News Editor): American Parsifal
Elena Holodny (Markets Reporter): Galaxies at Cosmology
Jennifer Welsh (Science Senior Editor, Tech Insider): HIV/AIDS
Jim Edwards (Founding editor and editor-in-chief of Business Insider UK): Women's Studies
Olympia Christofinis (Branded Content Intern): History of the Middle East
Brett Arnold (Social Media Editor): Creative Writing
John Ore: (SVP, Product): Philosophical Grammar