Jan Term Adventures: Craig Riordan, Adjunct Faculty

During the Jan Term class, Parks and Rack, students read about, discussed and experienced public parks in Northern California including Yosemite  National Park, John Muir NHS, Rosie the Riveter NHP, The Marin Headlands, Ardenwood Regional Park, Mount Tamalpais State Park, the Historic West Point Inn and the California Wine Country.  The class learned about the history and philosophy of parks and the history and significance of The California Wine Country.  Students experienced how parks and the wine country affect the sustainability of natural and cultural resources, the economy, and quality of life.  Students also learned about professional opportunities in the field of park management and in the wine industry.


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