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


Apr
30
2014

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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
    Ethnobotany
    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.”