University Honors College - The Honorable mention

Thematic Pathway approved!

Posted by Tim on April 26, 2022 in Academics, Career Oportunities

EVS 321 The Environmental Impact of War
Remote –  live
Instructor: DM Sanchez Weide
Course Description
This course focuses on the physical, chemical and biological effects war has on the environment. This includes preparation for war including the Cold War. Topics will include ancient, historical and contemporary case studies and will span the globe. Examples include the American conflict in Vietnam, munitions pollution, and Hannibal’s crossing of the Alps.
Prerequisites: None
Lecture topics will include:Ancient GreeksThe CrusadesAncient Viet NamWhalingConquistadores in the Spanish BorderlandsSouth Pacific Islands
Thematic Pathways Communities, Populations and Spaces (List 3, Civilization and History)Environments, Technologies and Policy (List 3, Civilization and History)

“I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.”

― Albert Einstein