Group of students in the Galapagos.

Global Seminar: Ecology & Evolution in the Galapagos Islands (Ecuador)

You get the chance to see some plants and animals that exist only in that part of the world. You develop the mindset of a biologist through observations while hiking, biking, snorkeling, kayaking, and a variety of other physical activities.” – past participant

  • Study ecology and conservation in one of the most biologically diverse locations on the planet
  • Explore Darwin's wonderland: the Galápagos Islands!
  • Obtain hands-on experience in principles and practice of ecology and conservation biology
  • Visit the Bellavista Cloud Forest, a rare and endangered ecosystem, in Ecuador
  • Earn 3 credits toward EBIO lab credit and/or the 6 hours of 4000-level EBIO courses needed for the major

Photo of a large Galapagos turtle.