New Course! ESS 307

For the blog, I printed to post already!

Michelle Trudeau, Ed.D.

Director, Student and Academic Services

School of Environmental and Forest Sciences

College of the Environment

University of Washington

VM: 206-616-1533 FAX: 206-685-0790

From: Isabel Carrera Zamanillo []
Sent: Thursday, February 16, 2017 9:12 AM
To: Michelle M. Trudeau
Subject: New Course ESS307

Hi Michelle,

Could you please share the following information. Thanks!

ESS307 (3 or 5 cr) Diversity Outreach Program in Earth and Space Sciences

TTh 10:30-12:20


Prerequisites: One of ESS101, ESS102, ESS211, ESS212, ESS213, ESS472 (some exceptions can be made, previous approval of the instructor)

Instructor: Isabel Carrera, micz

Students will be exposed to the barriers that underserved and underrepresented populations in the Northwest face prior to pursuing careers in STEM and will learn how to design culturally appropriate outreach activities.

First 5 weeks of lecture/seminar; in the second part of the quarter the students will then participate in outreach events, which will involve students in groups going out to Washington Schools and working with students and teachers to enrich the teaching of Earth and Space Sciences. The credits for the participation in the class will be variable dependent on the hours volunteering:

  • 3 credits: class time + 20 hrs volunteering/qtr
  • 4 credits: class time + 30 hrs volunteering/qtr
  • 5 credits: class time+ 40 hrs volunteering/qtr



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