FIG #13: Outdoor Leadership

Registration for this FIG is limited to WOOT! participants.

Cluster Description:
Are you a WOOT! Graduate seeking to continue your development and explore more opportunities in outdoor leadership? If so, consider our Outdoor Leadership FIG. Students in this FIG meet one science and one social science GUR requirements while studying Leadership, Sustainability, and recreation.


Environmental Science 101
Eli Loomis
10:00-11:20 am
Leadership Studies 101
with Lab
Andrew Miller
3:30-4:50 pm
1:00-2:20 pm
Seminar 101
Lindsay Poynter
12:00-1:50 pm

Total Credits:


Course Descriptions for Outdoor Leadership

  • Environmental Science 101, Environmental Studies: A Scientific Approach, (Eli Loomis) 3cr, SCI, CRN: 44143
    An introduction to environmental studies which stresses a scientific approach toward understanding the nature and scope of contemporary problems in man’s environment. The course reflects application of physical, chemical, biological and geologic principles to define ecological change, both natural and man-made.
  • Leadership Studies 101 with Lab, Introduction to Leadership Studies, (Andrew Miller) 5cr, SSC, CRN: 43885
    An introduction to leadership theory, research and practice in small groups, organizational and societal contexts.
  • Seminar 101, Seminar for First-Year Students, (Lindsay Poynter) 2cr, CRN: 41846
    An introductory seminar offering an exploration of academic content and essential questions within the liberal arts and sciences tradition. Includes embedded instruction in academic skills and use of campus resources pertinent to exploration of the FIG cluster theme. Concludes in a formal paper or academic presentation.

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