Student Educational Activities
This class is open to graduate students only. The primary focus is on global-scale understanding of the physical and geological processes that influence and are influenced by the earth's biosphere and hydrosphere. There are lectures on interdisciplinary topics, reviews of refereed articles, class discussions/debates on current literature issues, and guest speakers. The students are given 4 homework assignments, 2 exams, and a semester long project that has to be presented in class.