Explore the human experience through the lens of the Final Frontier and discover Star Trek's incredible impact on popular culture, space exploration, scientific discovery and technology innovation.
The history of Star Trek from its origins on television to its evolution as a global phenomenon
Concepts of science-fiction and fact, including Star Trek's remarkable record of predicting future real-world breakthroughs
Star Trek's use of science-fiction storytelling to address challenging issues of society and culture
About Gene Roddenberry, creator and auteur of Star Trek, and the philosophical underpinnings of the franchise
The continuing mission...
Since Professor Rotolo first launched #TrekClass at Syracuse University in 2010, the course has reached thousands of students and fans. Rotolo has even presented special sessions of #TrekClass at the NASA Johnson Space Center, the South by Southwest Festival, and on stage at the Official Star Trek Convention in Las Vegas -- and #TrekClass is also featured by CBS on StarTrek.com as a blog series sharing course concepts with the global Trek fan community.
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Would you like to have Trek Class at your school or venue? We can make that happen! The program can be offered in one session or a whole semester.
#TrekClass is a free and open course produced by The #RotoloClass Network.
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