Earth, Environmental and Geographical Sciences
You’ll have the opportunity to discover your world from a variety of perspectives—whether it’s using geographic information systems to map Marquette County, observing weather and climate on the shore of Lake Superior, practicing sustainable agriculture or experiencing the landscapes of Scotland, Brazil or Poland in faculty-led study abroad classes. Dani Molenaar is one of the many students who have been able to apply their classroom knowledge to the different environments around Marquette County.
The fifth annual Anderton's Earth Week is April 15–19, 2019. Students in NMU's Eta Chi chapter of Gamma Theta Upsilon International Geographical Honors Society compiled a list of myriad events that are free and open to the public. A detailed description of each event is listed here.
On April 22, Earth Day itself, help students in Dr. McConville's GC 101 Introduction to Environmental Science class pick up trash on campus. Meet at noon at the Wildcat Statue in front of Jamrich.
Join the NMU Hoop House Student Organization and grow food locally!
The potential job growth of most EEGS disciplines exceeds national averages. These include a projected 10 to 20 percent increase in the need for geographic information systems professionals. For more information visit bls.gov/ooh.
Paid summer position: The Outdoor Learning Area Committee seeks an Environmental Science Technician to assist with landscaping and to develop educational Web content. Apply by Monday, Apr. 22.
Check out this exciting new course:
GC 300: Regional Studies–World Cultures: Geographies of South Asia CRN 50658 will be taught for the first time in Summer Session I from May 22–June 29 2019. The course will explore the social, environmental, political, economic and cultural dimensions of South Asia. For more information click here.
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If you have college credit and want to find out what will transfer to NMU, please visit www.nmu.edu/transfercredit