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Amazing World of Sand: Art, Nature and Technology, The 

10/14/2019 - 11/11/2019 Instructor: Peter Blau
Sessions: 5 Location: Reuter Center 206
M, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
Prerequisite: High school general science and an interest in science and engineering. Recommended text: Sand: The Never-Ending Story by Michael Welland, ISBN-13: 978-0520254374
 

Appalachian Energy in Transition 

9/16/2019 - 11/4/2019 Instructor: Dot Sulock
Sessions: 8 Location: Reuter Center 205
M, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
 

Appalachian Geology: Life Cycle and Resources of a Mountain Range 

9/18/2019 - 11/6/2019 Instructor: Richard Wiener
Sessions: 8 Location: Reuter Center 102
W, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
 

Appalachian Trail Mix 

9/16/2019 - 10/21/2019 Instructor: Margaret Davis
Sessions: 6 Location: Reuter Center 102A
M, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
 

Baseball Between the Seams 

9/19/2019 - 11/7/2019 Instructor: Mark Whipple
Sessions: 8 Location: Reuter Center 206
Th, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
 

Climate Change: Science and Solutions, Part 1 

10/14/2019 - 11/4/2019 Instructor: Roger Helm
Sessions: 4 Location: Reuter Center 230
M, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
   
Second 4 weeks
 

Ecology of Southern Appalachia 

9/19/2019 - 10/17/2019 Instructor: Susan Bean
Sessions: 5 Location: Reuter Center 206
Th, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
 

Our Invisible Companions: Microbes 

9/17/2019 - 10/8/2019 Instructor: Madan Joshi
Sessions: 4 Location: Reuter Center 120
Tu, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
   
First 4 weeks
 

Physics: Past to Present 

10/15/2019 - 11/5/2019 Instructor: Larry Fincher
Sessions: 4 Location: Reuter Center 230
Tu, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
Second 4 weeks
 

Science and Technology in Southern Appalachia 

10/16/2019 - 11/6/2019 Instructor: Richard Wiener, Marty Stickle, Erik Vedeler
Sessions: 4 Location: Reuter Center 206
W, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
Second 4 weeks
 

Understanding and Advocating for Our National Parks 

9/17/2019 - 11/5/2019 Instructor: Jeffrey Hunter
Sessions: 7 Location: Off Campus Asheville Area
Tu, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM Check with Instructor for Site Location , NC
Note: This is considered an all-day course due to weekly field trips; No class October 22.
Prerequisite: While this is not a hiking course, participants must be able to walk three miles on uneven terrain and be on your feet for several hours. The course will culminate with a classroom-based Civic Voice Workshop, which will equip and train participants with the skills needed to become effective advocates for our national parks. Note: Field trips will require all day on three Tuesdays, therefore other Tuesday courses cannot be taken. Priority during the initial registration period will be given to participants who did not take this course in in Spring 2019. Course fees: Park entrances, parking fees, and gas money for carpooling to the locations will be determined.
 

 
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Reuter Center, CPO 5000
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Asheville, NC 28804
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