• Course ID: Principles of Folk Festival
  • Credits: 3
  • Instructor Name: Kennedy
  • Instructor (Core Faculty): Kennedy, Maria

Folk Festival Management and Principles of Folk Festival Management are a sequence of courses that prepare students to assist in running the New Jersey Folk Festival, an annual event that draws 15,000 people during Rutgers Day. In these courses, students learn about public humanities and heritage issues, non-profit event management, and contribute to the real work of festival production. Participation in the class sequence is by application.