ROCK SPRINGS – The Geology Department at Western Wyoming Community College is offering several fascinating credit courses for 2015, including Historical Geology, Geology of Southwest Wyoming, and Physical Geology. Anyone who is interested in learning more about the Earth and how it functions beneath our feet is encouraged to register for one or more of these classes, which are taught by Associate Professor of Anthropology & Geology Dana L. Pertermann, Ph.D.
“These courses can be taken for academic credit or audited,” Pertermann said. “They are a great way to begin learning about the amazing area we live in, how we interact with our environment, and how dynamic and complex the planet we live on really is.”
Historical Geology will meet from 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning Jan. 13 and ending May 7. It is a four-credit class.
Geology of Southwest Wyoming will meet from 5:30 – 7:20 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning March 17 and ending May 7. It is a two-credit class.
Physical Geology will meet from 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays beginning Jan. 14 and ending May 1. It is a four-credit class.
Contact the Admissions Office at firstname.lastname@example.org, or go to westernwyoming.edu to apply online. You may also contact Registration and Records at (307) 382-1637 for more information about how to register for these or other courses.