Spend 10 weeks studying the environment of endangered killer whales in the wild!
Beam Reach is for you if you want to: study endangered orcas in the wild, work with experts in killer whale conservation, sail on a biodiesel electric catamaran, learn in a small group and get lots of individual time with instructors, work on science that matters and your own research project, explore the San Juan Islands in the Pacific Northwest, learn about marine conservation and sustainability, earn 18 credits from the University of Washington.
Check it out:http://beamreach.org/?1sp09mrm080602
You don´t have to be a science major to apply; you just have to be interested in the marine environment and want to spend 10 weeks studying off campus. We are now accepting applications for our Spring 2009 program: Spring 2009 March 29-June 07.
Currently we have our Spring program in session. So if you'd like to see what it would be like, check out the student blogs:
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Let us know if you have any questions!