Field Geology in the Rocky Mountains
DATES: June 30 - August 12, 2013 (6 credits)
There is a mandatory 6:00 p.m. meeting on June 30. Caravan departs Bloomington at 7:00 a.m. July 1. Course officially begins in Rapid City, South Dakota on July 2, 2013.
Returning, the caravan leaves the Field Station on August 12, arrives back in Bloomington on August 14.
G329 Introductory Field Experience in Environmental Science
WE REGRET TO INFORM THAT THIS COURSE HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR 2013. PLEASE LOOK FOR A REVISED VERSION IN 2014.
G129/S129 Earth Sciences: Materials & Processes
July 7-21, 2013 (3 credits)
No caravan travel for this course. Students will fly round trip from Indianapolis to Bozeman, with cost of flight included in fees.
Prerequisites: None. This course is open to all University students as well as incoming freshman. Scholarship application is available on-line with course application.
Q: Can I bring my laptop to the Field Station?
A: G329 and G429 students are encouraged to bring their own laptops for use on their projects. A limited number of Field Station laptops are available for use for specific projects during the course. Necessary information and programs are already loaded into these computers.
Q: Will I have access to email at the Field Station?
A: Yes. One computer is designated as a student computer and is used for email purposes. This computer is shared by all students.
Q: If I drive my personal vehicle to the Field Station, am I free to leave on the weekends?
A: Absolutely not. Any personal vehicles driven to the Field Station will be parked upon arrival and will not be allowed to be driven for the duration of the course. Anyone driving to the Field Station is responsible for getting themselves from the Field Station to Rapid City, SD for the beginning of the course. Public transportation is not available anywhere near the Field Station. Using a personal vehicle as transportation to get to and from the course is not recommended. More