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Tuesday, June 27 • 11:00am - 11:50am
Semester in the Parks: Fostering Partnerships and Outdoor Learning Opportunities in an Immersive Experience in the National Parks

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In fall 2016, Southern Utah University offered a semester-long immersive experience for 12 undergraduate students. Students lived and worked at Ruby’s Inn Resort adjacent to Bryce Canyon National Park, and six faculty members commuted from campus to Bryce Canyon’s High Plateau Institute to teach our courses. This presentation will discuss how our partnerships with private and public entities in our community contributed to a unique educational experience.

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Bryan Burton

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice, Southern Utah University
Bryan R. Burton is an Assistant Professor in the Southern Utah University Department of Political Science and Criminal Justice. Professor Burton holds two degrees from the University of California, Irvine. He earned his B.A. in Social Ecology, summa cum laude, in 2008. Professor Burton... Read More →
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Anne R. Diekema

Assoc. Professor/Dept. Chair, Southern Utah University
Anne Diekema is Department Chair of the Library & Information Science department at Southern Utah University's Sherratt Library. Anne teaches information literacy and library research skills and studies how to best prepare students for information problem solving in school, profession... Read More →

Kelly Goonan

Southern Utah University

Johnny MacLean

Southern Utah University

Tuesday June 27, 2017 11:00am - 11:50am MDT
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