Travel to Northeastern Maine to study winter ecology and sustainable forestry, and observe the natural landscape from the perspective of the indigenous communities and cultures of the area. In addition, students will study traditional farming methods and preserving food through the winter months and the history of Northern New England and participate in an interactive geography lesson.
Who Can Participate
- Rutgers undergraduate students who have:
- completed 12+ credits
- related coursework
- approval from the faculty director as well as their advisor
- Rutgers graduate students
Related Areas of Study
- Sustainable Forestry
- Indigenous Communities
- Outdoor Expedition
Important Note: This is not a complete list. We value diverse perspectives in our programs and encourage students from all majors and professions for participate. All program applicants are encouraged to meet with their academic advisor to determine if and how this course may be applied towards their program requirements and degree completion.
Students self-register in Webreg and choose the following two course:
- Maine: Cultures of the North 21:910:347 | Section TBA (3 credits)
- This course is being offered through the Department of Social Work.
$500 [Tuition Not Included]
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