Season 1, Episode 2 Herding Cats

First Aired: September 30, 2001

As Max juggles various duties associated with being department chair, the dean attempts to lighten Max's heavy course load by ordering him to team teach a class with Andrea. In other developments, Max adjusts to a pushy new assistant; Nell has trouble relating to her roommate; and the board considers making the school coed. Brenda: Meredith Lieber. Max: Richard Dreyfuss. Andrea: Marcia Gay Harden. Nell: Katee Sackhoff.

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Patrick Fabian Josh Howlett
Thom Barry Garvis Avery

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  • Premiered: September 23, 2001
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  • Premise: An abrasive yet impassioned history professor at a women's college suffers a midlife crisis. `This isn't going to be just about Max teaching, but about his learning,' said star Richard Dreyfuss. `He doesn't know anything anymore about his life.' Unfortunat… (more)

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