Costa Rica- Deep Ecology & Sustainable Living
Course Description: Deep ecology involves an awareness of our personal and collective relationship with the Earth. Through discussions, field activities, and individual and group exercises, students will explore different aspects of that relationship: Eco-psychology, ritual and ceremony, voluntary simplicity, and spirituality. Within that context students will explore avenues for living more sustainable lifestyles and visit with others who are making similar efforts.
Instructor: Earth Education International
Language of Instruction: English
Housing: Hotels, Ecolodges, Field Stations
Travel Dates: Two weeks in June/July
Eligible Participants: Junior and senior science majors or science minors in good academic standing.
Cost: Summer 2011 Budget
Earth Education International's Website: www.earthedintl.org