Field Geology

    During J-Term prior to Field Geology (EPS74), students live in the Mojave desert for almost three weeks to map different pieces of the area in groups.  The data will eventually be compiled into a composite class map.... Read more about Field Geology

    Physical Activity Challenges

    Students take part in weekly physical activity assessments to better understand how to implement interventions to improve health through exercise.

    Goals: Students will...

    • Understand how their, their activity levels (as well as those of their family and community) compare to recommended levels of physical exercise
    • Experience first-hand the challenges of changing physical activity behavior
    • Gain knowledge of an arsenal of validated tools that they are able to bring to their families, clients, or patients for real life...
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    The Blank Syllabus

    In "The Blank Syllabus" activity, the instructor leaves assigned readings blank for some of the class sessions. The second writing assignment requires students to choose a reading from the course anthology--a reading that is then assigned to the class, thus filling in the blanks on the syllabus. The students get practice in writing about a reading of their choosing in the first assignment.... Read more about The Blank Syllabus