Thames announces New May MiniMester Conservation and Field Biology Course at Mystic Aquarium.
Thames at Mitchell is pleased to offer to current Thames students a unique Science course (3 credits) in collaboration with Mystic Aquarium in Mystic, CT from May 7-18, 2018. The course begins the Monday after the Thames Celebration on May 5, and runs Mondays-Fridays (10 days) as a minimester course. The course – Conservation and Field Biology – is the perfect mix of field based experiences and classroom programming. Concentrating on six conservation themes throughout the course, students will discover the pressures affecting ecosystems around the world, conservation efforts in place to protect species, and participate in outdoor based, field ecology studies. This course is designed to fully immerse students in outdoor educational opportunities. The curriculum has been developed and will by taught by the scientists at Mystic Aquarium. Mitchell College will provide all transportation. For more information or to register, visit mitchell.edu/thames-minimester.
Thames End of Year Certificate Ceremony & Celebration
The Thames 2017/18 class and their families are invited to a Certificate Ceremony and Celebration on
Saturday, May 5, 201811:00 a.m.