The final field trip of the class was to Lover’s Key in Bonita Springs. Lover’s Key is one of four islands – Black Key, Inner Key, Long Key, and Lover’s Key – that are connected by various bridges. Lover’s Key is a barrier island, which is an island that runs adjacent to coast and protects… Continue reading Pick me up at the beach when you’re done
In class we were each given a presentation topic from our main textbook. My group was given an excerpt from Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring, with the task of explaining our section to the rest of the class. As a marine science major, I have been introduced to Carson’s Silent Spring, but I learned that many… Continue reading My hero: Rachel Carson
In class we have discussed Lester Brown’s book Plan B 4.0: Mobilizing to Save Civilization. In it, Brown discusses ways that we can help make the planet more livable and sustainable – from building better cities, to growing more food and dealing with climate change. In my time at FGCU, I have taken a class… Continue reading Green space? Who needs green space?
When I signed up for this course, I was pretty much prepared to be bored the whole time. I had heard bits and pieces from my friends who’d taken the class, but their reviews left a lot to be desired. I was told to take the class during the summer because it would be drier… Continue reading Was it worth it?
My sense of place developed when I was very young. My parents were constantly taking us on trips to new places, having us try new things, and causing us to step outside our comfort zones. No matter the place we went, though, I always loved the beach. I felt excitement and joy when I thought… Continue reading Biophilia, for the love of Earth!
Hey y’all! My name’s Tynisha and welcome to my world! I am 28 years old and currently working on my second Bachelor’s Degree at FGCU. My first is a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, with an area of concentration in Organizational Leadership. I am currently a Marine Science major, and hope to do research once… Continue reading Who is Tynisha?