Collins Living Learning Center | Volcanoes Seminar
L100 | 15617 | Michael Hamburger

This course is a prerequisite for students interested in participating in the two-
week (3 cr) field course, Volcanoes of the Eastern Sierra Nevada (LLC L130)
during Summer 1. The 15-day field excursion to the Sierra Nevada is planned
for early May, where a group of 14 to 18 undergraduate students will learn
about the geology and natural history of the Sierra Nevada mountain chain of
eastern California. The course will focus on the geological processes and
natural history of one of the most geologically and biologically dynamic parts
of the continent, as well as the natural hazards and environmental issues
facing this unique and environmentally sensitive area of the western U.S. For
more information and to obtain authorization, students must apply on-line at