New Course Offering: Embedded Spring:
Tropical Environments and Society
La Selva Biological Station, Costa Rica
Explore the challenges facing tropical environments and people. Participating in hands-on research, students will investigate the interface between the undisturbed environment of La Selva and its increasingly disturbed surroundings.
In this course you will:
- Understand the key contemporary challenges, such as anthropogenic climate change, threats to ecosystems, agriculture and food security, etc.
- Engage in targeted research and data collection to gain a deeper appreciation of the challenges
In-semester lectures with a one week-long immersive field experience during Spring Break