Summer 2012 Karst Field Studies Program begins in June
|Date: Thursday, February 23rd, 2012||Return to Archive|
The Hoffman Environmental Research Institute, through its Center for Cave and Karst Studies and in cooperation with the Mammoth Cave International Center for Science and Learning and WKU, will offer a series of courses in the Summer 2012 Karst Field Studies Program.
Courses this summer will include:
- Exploration of Mammoth Cave, June 4-10
- Techniques in Karst Groundwater Investigations, June 6-8
- Karst Hydrogeology of the Ozarks, June 10-16
- Cave Archaeology, June 11-16
- Cave Survey and Cartography, June 17-23
- Application of Geophysical Methods to Karst Terrains, June 16-22
Courses may be taken for graduate, undergraduate or continuing education credit. Courses may also be taken as non-credit workshops. Registration deadline is May 4.
Most courses will be headquartered at the Mammoth Cave International Center for Science and Learning at Hamilton Valley located just outside of Mammoth Cave National Park. The Karst Hydrogeology of the Ozarks will travel throughout Missouri, while Application of Geophysical Methods to Karst Terrains will be held at the National Cave and Karst Research Institute headquarters in Carlsbad, N.M.
Additional information about the program, courses, how to register, scholarships and course instructors is available online at www.karstfieldstudies.com.
For information, contact Dr. Leslie North, 2012 Karst Field Studies Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dr. Jason Crandall, associate professor of Exercise Science in WKU’s School of Kinesiology, Recreation and Sport, didn’t know what to expect when the idea for Bingocize® came to life 2011. But six years later, the program is starting to show its strength.
Dr. David Keeling, University Distinguished Professor of Geography at WKU, recently returned from Europe, completing a three-month research and expedition lecturing adventure that took him to five continents.
WKU alumna Emma Shoaf will use a $40,000 Rotary Foundation Global Scholarship to pursue a master’s degree in the United Kingdom.
WKU Learn and Earn is expanding opportunities for WKU students and local businesses with the addition of several new business partners and the creation of an advisory board.
Dr. Lisa C. Duffin, associate professor of psychology, has earned national recognition for her research on STEM education as part of WKU’s SKyTeach Program.
WKU PBS wins four Ohio Valley Emmy Awards for "Lost River Sessions." Cheryl Beckley also was recognized with the Silver Circle Award.
download Adobe Acrobat Reader.
Note: documents in Excel format (XLS) require Microsoft Viewer,
Note: documents in Word format (DOC) require Microsoft Viewer,
Note: documents in Powerpoint format (PPT) require Microsoft Viewer,
Note: documents in Quicktime Movie format [MOV] require Apple Quicktime,