Welcome to Sonoran Desert Discovery!
Student-developed workshops for the public about local desert ecology and natural history. Outreach and Service Learning
Spring 2013 Schedule:
UA students will meet on Wed 3-3:50pm and again on Fri 9-10:50am. We will offer workshops for K-12 students at their schools and/or at Flandrau during this Friday time slot during the latter half of the semester.
Dates for outreach at Biosphere 2, Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, and Tucson Festival of Books will be forthcoming.
Spring 2011 Schedule:
March 12th-13th, Sat & Sun, Tucson Festival of Books, UA Campus
March 26th, Saturday, open to all visitors to Biosphere 2
April 9th, Saturday, open to all visitors to Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
April 30th, Saturday, open to all visitors to Earth Day Festival at Tucson Children's Museum
Teachers can sign up for class visits to Flandrau on some Mondays and Fridays on the UA campus:
April 1st, 4th, 15th, 18th, and 29th
May 2nd, 6th, and 9th
Twelve students have developed six exciting workshops.
Spring 2011 workshop poster images file.
FALL 2010 schedule:
Eighteen UA students have developed seven amazing workshops to offer. Come learn with us!:
The Seven Workshop Topics (see 'outreach' page for more details):