SSCI 3304 Geology & Ecology of Hawaii | Spring 2014

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Geology & Ecology of Hawaii

May 5-16, 2014 (following spring commencement)

COURSE FEE: $1180, not including airfare. 



How to Enroll:

  • Meet with Dr. Larry Meissner (D262) for permission to enroll.

  • Submit a $300 non-refundable deposit (credited toward course fee) in person to the Office of Study Abroad (F211).

  • Submit proof of valid health insurance to the Office of Study Abroad (F211). 

  • Complete registration when spring courses open to all students.


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Hawaii Volcanoes National Park; Kilauea crater; Halemaumau caldera; Thurston Lava Tube; Kilauea Iki Devastation Trail; Chain of Craters Road; Lava Trees State Park; Mackenzie State Park; Akaka Falls State Park; Lapahoehoe State Park; Snorkel at Tunnel Beach; hike to the Kalalau Valley along the Na Pali Coast, snorkel at Ke’e Beach; terrestrial habitats along the Na Pali coast; hike the Alaka’i Swamp to Wainiha Pali (the wettest place on earth), and more!



Instructor: Dr. Larry Meissner


"Doc" Meissner has been leading CTX travel courses to exotic locations for years, and his trips always earn rave reviews. 

He'll be joined by Dr. Sergei Polozoy from our sister school Concordia University - Portland.   





Photo of Oahu, Hawaii by IcedSoulPhotography, used under Creative Commons permissions.

Photos of Kilaeua and puffer fish from Wikipedia Commons.

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