SPRING/SUMMER CLASSES AVAILABLE: U-M Biological Station still has space available for field classes


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  • Host Department: Program in Biology
  • Date: 04/30/2014
  • Time: 5:00 PM

  • Location: Biological Station

  • Description:

    It's not too late to apply for the amazing field classes offered at
    the University of Michigan Biological Station

    All of these classes are based at our Douglas Lake campus
    near Pellston, Michigan.  They all feature small class sizes,
    hands-on field and research experience, and forays to northern
    Michigan's most beautiful and unique places.

    Each class is worth 5 credits.

    SPRING (May 18-June 14):
    Biology of Birds
    General Ecology

    SUMMER (June 21-August 16)
    Environmental Writing & Great Lakes Literature
    Rivers, Lakes and Wetlands
    Forest Ecosystems
    Biology of Insects
    Field Botany
    Biology of Animal Parasites
    Natural History and Evolution
    Limnology: Freshwater Ecology
    Algae in Freshwater Ecosystems
    Field Mammalogy

    We will still consider requests for need-based aid.

    "I went to the Biological Station, not really knowing what to expect. After spending 12 weeks there, I can say it was the best summer I've ever had. I met some amazing people, and I wanted to thank everyone for making it such a blast.”

    “Thanks again for helping to make the Bio Station possible.  It truly
    revolutionized my academic career, and I could not be more excited for the
    next year of classes!”

    “My month at the Biostation was one of the best months of my life.”