Credit Outreach

BIO 298 Special Topics in Biology: Florida Keys!

(3 credits NS/LS or non-credit option)

We are offering one trip this year: August 10-16, 2016 (open to current college students, high school juniors & seniors, and community members)

Join us for one of our info sessions to find out more-3 Options!

October 27 at UW-Fond du Lac, 6:00PM
November 17 at UW-Manitiowoc, 6:00PM
December 8 at UW-Fox, 6:00PM

This is a snorkel-based course that will introduce students to the life that inhabits the marine ecosystems of the Florida Keys. Course includes online orientation and introduction, snorkeling, field trips, lab activities, fieldwork and discussions, as well as learning about Sea Turtle Biology.

For more information call the Continuing Education Office at (920) 929-1155

Registration Information

View the video from Summer 2012 

Summer 2016 Brochure

BIO 298: Special Topics in Biology: Prairie Ecosystem/Restoration–(2 credits NS/LS)

Do you like working outdoors to help the environment and are looking for a way to fulfill your lab science requirements?  You may  want to consider one or both of the options below. The 4 lab credits are split over the first couple of months in the fall and the last couple of months in the spring to allow for hands-on work at Prairie Restoration while learning about the biology of and human impacts on Prairie Ecosystems. This hybrid, service-learning course meets on Wednesdays from 2:30 ‑ 5:30 p.m. with additional content provided online. The instructor is Margie Winter of Marian University who over the course of her career teaching Envionmental Science has been involved in serveral prairie and native plant restoration efforts. 

Fall-BIO 298: Special Topics in Biology: Prairie Ecosystem/Restoration (2 credits NS/LS)

Wednesdays, 2:30 – 5:30 p.m., September 6 – October 20, 2016

Spring-BIO 298: Special Topics in Biology: Prairie Ecosystem/Restoration– (2 credits NS/LS)

Wednesdays, 2:30 – 5:30 p.m., Dates: TBD

This class is offered in collaboration with Marian University.  For more information, contact the Continuing Education Department
(920) 929-1155 or suzanne.lawrence@uwc.edu