Geography 360 Course Schedule: Fall 2018

updated: 8/31/2018    Subject to objections! 

Week 1: Wednesday, August 22th

  • Introduction to Course & Course Project
  • Course blog setup: if you don’t already have a WordPress account, create an account without a blog here. Email me when you have an account, along with the email address you used.
  • For week 2 meeting: Four blog postings: (1) on Readings (notes, comments, deep thoughts, questions, images, related links; (2) personal introduction; (3) Three ideas for class projects: previous class projects & also some at & also the draft OWU Sustainability Plan; (4) environmental news item or other bit of interest. Sheesh.

Week 2: Wednesday, August 29nd

Discuss: Cronon “The Trouble with Wilderness” + Sullivan The Meadowlands (entire book)
John Krygier

Week 3: Wednesday, September 5ip

Discuss: Abbey Desert Solitaire (entire book)
Presenter: Kayla Adolph

Week 4: Wednesday, September 12ed

Due: Meeting 1 with instructor about Course Project
Bruckner: The Fanaticism of the Apocalypse (entire book)
Ashley McCracken

Week 5: Wednesday, September 19er

DUE: Project Proposal (see Project page for details)
Coates Nature (preface and ch. 1-5)
Brianna Graber

Week 6: Wednesday, September 26in

Discuss: Coates Nature (ch. 6-9)
Shayla Scheitler

Week 7: Wednesday, October 3es

Due: Meeting 2 with instructor about Course Project
Foer: Eating Animals (entire book)
Kait Aromy

Week 8: Wednesday, October 10: Fall Break, No Meeting!

Week 9: Wednesday, October 17: Meet in Columbus at my haüs (7-8:30pm)

Discuss: nada
a good news environmental news item

Week 10: Wednesday, October 24

Discuss: Robbins et al.: Environment & Society (first half)
Genaro Garcia

Week 11: Wednesday, October 31 (Halloween!)

Discuss: Robbins et al.: Environment & Society (second half)
Cole Petty, Kron Whar

Week 12: Wednesday, November 7

Due: Meeting 3 with instructor about Course Project
Urbanik: Placing Animals (entire book)
Allie Smith

Week 13: Wednesday, November 14

Discuss: Stoknes. What We Think About When We Try Not To Think About Global Warming: Toward a New Psychology of Climate Action (entire book)
Celeste Wallick

Week 14: Wednesday, November 21: Thanksgibbons! No Meeting

Week 15: Wednesday, November 28: Project Presentations (continued)

Celeste Wallick
• Kait Aromy
• Genaro Garcia
• Brianna Graber
• Ashley McCracken

Week 16: Wednesday, December 5: Project Presentations (continued)

Kron Whar
• Kayla Adolph
• Allie Smith
• Shayla Scheitler
• Cole Petty

Finals Week: Materials due Friday, Dec. 14 @ 10:10 pm. See Final Evaluation Page (tabs above) for details:

Due: Digital Course Summary
Due: Project Report: Word or Google Doc (editable)
Due: Project Report (same): Blog posting
 Individual Assessment (email PDF or Word Doc)

One Response to Schedule

  1. Kras says:

    wow, looks like a busy semester…

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