2017 Summer field courses
This summer (2017), the Department of Biological Sciences will be offering three field-based courses based primarily out of Maywoods Environmental and Educational Laboratory. Students will be allowed to reside in the lodge at Maywoods during each course free of charge.
May 15 – June 9
- Topics in Field Biology: Botany (BIO 595/795). 3 credits. 8am-noon. First week is online only. Instructor: Dr. Brad Ruhfel.
- Topics in Field Biology: Ichthyology (BIO 595/795): 3 credits. 1pm – 5pm. First week is online only. Instructor: Dr. Sherry Harrel.
Wildlife students can substitute courses for Plant Systematics (BIO 335) and Ichthyology (BIO 557). Courses can be taken concurrently.
June 19 – June 30
- Ecology for Teachers (BIO 590/790): 3 credits. 8:30am – 5pm. Instructor: Dr. Melinda Wilder.
Courses fulfill requirements for EKU Biology, Wildlife Management, and Education majors. Each course will be driven by experiential learning and include field trips to sites across eastern KY, including EKU’s Lilley Cornett Woods, and other public lands.
Published on November 02, 2016