Courses

These six-week online courses allow you to engage deeply with materials that come from and reflect the indigenous Gaelic culture of the Scottish Highlands. Study this obscured and fascinating legacy with fellow participants under the guidance of a pioneering scholar of Scottish Studies, Dr. Michael Newton.

Details about how the courses are designed and how they work are on this webpage.

Courses currently running during Jan – Feb 2020:
Reclaiming the Roots: Wednesdays 15 Jan – 19 Feb 2020 afternoons 2PM – 3:30PM EST or evenings 6:00PM – 7:30PM EST. Registration now closed.
Radicalizing the Roots: Tuesdays 14 Jan – 18 Feb 2020 afternoons 2PM – 3:30PM EST or evenings 8:00PM – 9:30PM EST. Registration now closed.

Reclaiming the Roots

Engage deeply with the indigenous Gaelic culture of the Scottish Highlands.

Radicalizing the Roots

Deconstructing whiteness through a Gaelic lens and decolonizing Scottish heritage.


Future Courses

The Stories of Scottish Highland Immigration

Learn about the Scottish Highland diaspora in North America.

Scottish Highland Music and Dance Traditions

Learn about the origins and cultural foundation of Scottish Highland music and dance traditions.

Forthcoming …


Reclaim the Highland Roots
Your Ancestors Wanted For You