ProGeographer - Program Timeline

August 27, 2013: Advanced Human Geography begins and is completed by December 14, 2013

January 14, 2014: Urban Geography begins and is completed by May 10, 2014

January 14, 2014: Teaching Geography begins and is completed by May 10, 2014

August 4, 2014: Field Course Begins: Land at Denver Airport in the morning to drive to Grand Junction on your own; or land at Grand Junction in the evening. You can use a KOA campground in Grand Junction for the night of August 4 (your cost). They have tent spaces and cabins. You can also stay at any nearby hotel.

August 5-6, 2014: You stay in Grand Junction while we study urban geography in the city. You can camp at the KOA (your expense) or stay in a hotel (your expense). We take breaks at local restaurants for meals (your expense).

August 7-9, 2014: River camping. All gear and food provided (meals are prepared by river guides), except personal clothing, tents, and sleeping bags (you can rent these from the outfitter in advance).

August 16, 2014: Final Papers from this course are due.

August 25, 2014: Advanced Human Geography begins and is completed by December 12, 2014 


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