[Coral-List] Summer course on Environmental Sustainability for High School students in Hawaii

Victoria Sindorf vsindorf at gmail.com
Fri May 22 23:41:17 EDT 2015

The UH Manoa Outreach College’s Science In Action program is holding a brand new course this summer for high school students entitled, “environmental sustainability in Hawaii from mauka to makai.” 

The course will be held 8:30am-11:45am June 22-July 3 at the University of Hawaii at Manoa campus. Topics include watersheds, invasive species, marine debris, sustainable agriculture, and climate change. Class time will be a combination of field trips, laboratory experiments, and hands-on activities. Students will have the opportunity to formulate and test their own hypotheses over a 2 week experiment and will present their findings at a course symposium at the end of the week. 

This is a great opportunity for high school students interested in science to get hands-on experience and prepare for advanced classes, college, and internships or jobs in environmental science. 

please see the website for more information and application materials: http://www.outreach.hawaii.edu/summer/scienceinaction/envir_conservation.asp <http://www.outreach.hawaii.edu/summer/scienceinaction/envir_conservation.asp>

Victoria Sindorf
PhD Student
Marine Biology Program 
Kewalo Marine Lab
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Honolulu, HI
e: vsindorf at hawaii.edu
t: (616) 460-5535

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