Eko Tracks offers 6 credit study abroad courses: Veterinary Field Study and Wildlife Conservation; internships in Park & Wildlife Management, Carnivore Conservation, and Marine Biology; and volunteer opportunities in Wildlife Care and Veterinary Volunteer. Eko Tracks Program Flyer
Galapagos Field Course - Application Deadline is Sept 15!
The application deadline for the international field course, Tropical Biology in the Galapagos, is almost two weeks away! The class size is capped at 12 students, but a few spots are still available. The course will take place in Ecuador on January 1-12, 2018. The majority of the class will be spent living aboard a motor yacht exploring the Galapagos archipelago. The itinerary also includes a two-night stay on Santa Cruz Island. Full details are available at this website.
The application deadline is September 15, 2017, so interested students should apply soon. All applications must be submitted electronically through the USM Office of Study Abroad. More information about the application process can be found here.
If you or your students have any questions, please let me know. Best wishes to your Fall semester!
Graduate Program & Grant Coordinator
Division of Coastal Sciences
Gulf Coast Research Laboratory
School of Ocean Science and Technology
University of Southern Mississippi
703 East Beach Drive; Ocean Springs, MS 39564