Marine Biology - MSC 172


Previous Announcements

 

Nov 29- Dec 3, 2010  
Everyone

Last Week of Lecture!!

Final exams are next week & your lab notebooks are due when you finish your Final Practical Exam.

Heather Stoker is holding an Exam Review for all sections in room S-212 from 1-3pm on Friday, December 3rd.

Heather will also hold the regular SI hour on Monday, December 5th.

Echo

Wednesday, 12/01

11:00-12:30 - Resources from the Sea Quiz ; Rocky Shore Communities Lecture

12:30-4:50 - Fort Fisher Aquarium - Bring a Lunch!!

Foxtrot

Thursday, 12/02

11:00-12:30 - Deep Sea Quiz ; Rocky Shore Communities Lecture

12:30-4:50 - Fort Fisher Aquarium - Bring a Lunch!!

November 15-19, 2010  
Everyone

The presentation from Monterey Peninsula College can be viewed here- MPC to CFCC

Lab ID this week:

Bring the materials that you will need to work on your notebooks

Echo

Wednesday, 11/17

11:00-11:50 - No Quiz ; Resources from the Sea Lecture

1:00-1:50 - Blue Planet Video

2:00-4:50 - Lab ID and Notebooks

Foxtrot

Thursday, 11/18

11:00-11:50 - Resources from the Sea Quiz ; Deep Sea Lecture

1:00-1:50 - Blue Planet Video

2:00-4:50 - Lab ID and Notebooks

Golf

Tuesday, 11/16

11:00-11:50 - No Quiz ; Deep Sea Lecture

1:00-1:50 - Blue Planet Video

2:00-4:50 - Lab ID and Notebooks

November 8-12, 2010  
Everyone

The presentation from Monterey Peninsula College can be viewed here- MPC to CFCC

Everyone must dress for field work this week: Closed-toed shoes are a must!!

Echo

Wednesday, 10/10

11:00-11:50 - Deep Sea Quiz ; Prep for Martech trip

12:00-4:50 - Martech Field Trip - Trawl; Bring a Lunch

Foxtrot

Thursday, 10/11

11:00-11:50 - Nekton Quiz ; Prep for Martech trip

12:00-3:50 - Martech Field Trip - Trawl; Bring a Lunch

4:00-4:50 - Resources from the Sea Lecture

Golf

Tuesday, 10/09

11:00-11:50 - Nekton Quiz ; Prep for Martech trip

12:00-4:50 - Martech Field Trip - Trawl; Bring a Lunch

November 1-5, 2010  
Everyone

The presentation from Monterey Peninsula College can be viewed here- MPC to CFCC

HINT: Extra Credit for this week's quiz will come from the information about Kelp Forests provided by MPC's presentation!

Echo

Wednesday, 10/06

11:00-11:50 - Subtidal Quiz ; Begin Deep Sea Lecture

12:00-1:00 - Lunch Break

1:00-2:30 - Finish Deep Sea Lecture; Blue Planet video "The Deep"

2:30-4:50 - Lab ID & Notebooks - Please bring your Field Guides. You may want to bring your laptops or notebook paper to continue working on your notebooks.

Foxtrot

Thursday, 10/07

11:00-11:50 - Subtidal Quiz ; Begin Nekton Lecture

12:00-1:00 - Lunch Break

1:00-1:30 - Finish Nekton Lecture

1:30-4:50 - Lab ID & Notebooks - Please bring your Field Guides. You may want to bring your laptops or notebook paper to continue working on your notebooks.

Golf

Tuesday, 10/05

11:00-11:50 - Subtidal Quiz ; Begin Nekton Lecture

12:00-1:00 - Lunch Break

1:00-2:30 - Finish Nekton Lecture; Blue Planet video "Coral Seas" (missed during Coral Lecture)

2:30-4:50 - Lab ID & Notebooks - Please bring your Field Guides. You may want to bring your laptops or notebook paper to continue working on your notebooks.

October 25-29, 2010  
Everyone
The new list of specimens for you notebook has been posted under Student Resources.

Echo

Wednesday, 10/06

11:00-11:50 - Nekton Quiz ; Begin Subtidal Communities Lecture

12:00-1:00 - Lunch Break

1:00-4:50 - Field Trip to Floating Docks

Foxtrot

Thursday, 10/07

11:00-11:50 - Coral Quiz ; Begin Subtidal Communities Lecture

12:00-1:00 - Lunch Break

1:00-4:50 -Field Trip to Floating Docks

Golf

Tuesday, 10/05

11:00-11:50 - Coral Quiz ; Begin Subtidal Communities Lecture

12:00-1:00 - Lunch Break

1:00-4:50 -Field Trip to Floating Docks

 

October 18-22, 2010  
Everyone
The new list of specimens for you notebook have been posted under Student Resources.

Echo

Wednesday, 10/06

11:00-11:50 - Coral Reefs Quiz ; Begin Nekton Lecture

12:00-1:00 - Lunch Break

1:00-2:00 - Finish Nekton Lecture

2:15-4:50 - New list of species for Notebook and Final Exam

- Work on Notebooks - Please bring your Field Guides. You may want to bring your laptops or notebook paper to continue working on your notebooks.

Foxtrot

Thursday, 10/07

11:00-11:50 - Coral Lecture

12:00-1:00 - Lunch Break

1:00-2:00 - "Coral Seas" Blue Planet Video

2:15-4:50 - New list of species for Notebook and Final Exam

- Work on Notebooks - Please bring your Field Guides. You may want to bring your laptops or notebook paper to continue working on your notebooks.

Golf

Tuesday, 10/05

On Cruise - No Class this week!

Next class will be Tuesday, October 26th; Coral Reef Quiz will be on the 26th.

 

October 11-15, 2010  
Everyone
The new list of specimens for you notebook have been posted under Student Resources.

Echo

Wednesday, 10/06

11:00-11:50 - Coral Lecture

12:00-1:00 - Lunch Break

1:00-2:00 - "Coral Seas" Blue Planet Video

2:15-4:50 - New list of species for Notebook and Final Exam

- Work on Notebooks - Please bring your Field Guides. You may want to bring your laptops or notebook paper to continue working on your notebooks.

Foxtrot

Thursday, 10/07

On Cruise - No Class this week!

Golf

Tuesday, 10/05

11:00-11:50 - Coral Lecture

12:00-1:00 - Lunch Break

1:00-2:00 - "Coral Seas" Blue Planet Video

2:15-4:50 - New list of species for Notebook and Final Exam

- Work on Notebooks - Please bring your Field Guides. You may want to bring your laptops or notebook paper to continue working on your notebooks.

October 4-8, 2010  
Everyone

MIDTERMS are this week!!

All students received a Campus Cruiser email from me on Sunday with a Study Guide for the Midterm. I have also posted that study guide under Student Resources.

You should be spending time familiarizing yourself with the specimen in the collection - You can come in any time between 8am and 9pm Monday-Friday to study the organinsms on the cart!

Echo

Wednesday, 10/06

11:00-11:50 - Study-time and Question & Answer with Instructor

12:00-1:00 - Lunch Break

1:00-1:45 - Practical Exam: Identify 25 specimen from the collection & be able to answer 2 questions about the taxonomy of each.

2:00-3:00 - Written Lecture Exam: 50 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions

3:15-4:50 - Blue Planet Videos about our Coasts & the Open Ocean

Foxtrot

Thursday, 10/07

11:00-11:50 - Study time and Question & Answer with Instructor

12:00-1:00 - Lunch Break

1:00-1:45 - Practical Exam: Identify 25 specimen from the collection & be able to answer 2 questions about the taxonomy of each.

2:00-3:00 - Written Lecture Exam: 50 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions

3:15-4:50 - Blue Planet Videos about our Coasts & the Open Ocean

Golf

Tuesday, 10/05

11:00-11:50 - Study time and Question & Answer with Instructor

12:00-1:00 - Lunch Break

1:00-1:45 - Practical Exam: Identify 25 specimen from the collection & be able to answer 2 questions about the taxonomy of each.

2:00-3:00 - Written Lecture Exam: 50 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions

3:15-4:50 - Blue Planet Videos about our Coasts & the Open Ocean

September 20-24, 2010  
Everyone

SI Sessions with Heather Stoker will resume September 20th.

MIDTERMS for this class will begin in twoweeks...start studying now!

Don't forget to spend time familiarizing yourself with the specimen in the collection - You can come in any time between 8am and 9pm Monday-Friday to study the organinsms on the cart!

Echo

Wednesday, 9/22

- Quiz: Estuaries & Salt Marshes (Hint: The Extra Credit will come from readings in chapter 12 of your textbook)

- Lecture: Sandy Bottom Intertidal

- Lab: Wrightsville Beach - Masonboro Inlet Field Trip. Bring a lunch & dress for field work. Bring your field guides!

Foxtrot

Thursday, 9/23

- Quiz: Sandy Bottom Intertidal (Hint: The Extra Credit will come from the "Eye on Science" reading in chapter 11 of your textbook.)

- Lecture: Marine Geography & Biogeography

- Lab: Collection ID and work on notebooks. Bring materials to work on your notebooks: Laptop, flashdrive, notebook, field guides, etc.

Golf

Tuesday, 9/21

- Quiz: Sandy Bottom Intertidal (Hint: The Extra Credit will come from the "Eye on Science" reading in chapter 11 of your textbook.)

- Lecture: Marine Geography & Biogeography

- Lab: Collection ID and work on notebooks. Bring materials to work on your notebooks: Laptop, flashdrive, notebook, field guides, etc.

September 13-17, 2010  
Everyone

 

SI Session Change: Heather Stoker, your Marine Biology supplemental instructor, will be at sea the week of September 13th - 17th.

No SI Sessions will be held the week of September 13th!

 

Echo

Wednesday, 9/15

- On Cruise

Foxtrot

Thursday, 9/16

- Quiz! (Hint: The Extra Credit will come from readings in chapter 12 of your textbook)

- Lecture: Sandy Bottom Intertidal

- Lab: Wrightsville Beach - Masonboro Inlet Field Trip. Bring a lunch & dress for field work. Bring your field guides!

Golf

Tuesday, 9/14

- Quiz! (Hint: The Extra Credit will come from readings in chapter 12 of your textbook)

- Lecture: Sandy Bottom Intertidal

- Lab: Wrightsville Beach - Masonboro Inlet Field Trip. Bring a lunch & dress for field work. Bring your field guides!

September 6-10, 2010  
Everyone

SI Session Change: Heather Stoker, your Marine Biology supplemental instructor, has changed the SI Session schedule.

Monday:

11am-12pm - SI session in S-212 (open to all sections)

12pm-2pm - Tutoring in N-407

3pm-5pm - Tutoring in N-407

Friday:

1pm-3pm - Tutoring in N-407

No SI Sessions on Fridays anymore!

Echo

Wednesday, 9/8

- Quiz!

- Lecture: Estuaries & Salt Marshes

- Lab: Wrightsville Beach Salt Marsh Field Trip. Bring a lunch & dress for field work. Bring your field guides!

Foxtrot

Thursday, 9/9

- Quiz!

- Lecture:Estuaries & Salt Marshes

- Lab:Wrightsville Beach Salt Marsh Field Trip. Bring a lunch & dress for field work. Bring your field guides!

Golf

Tuesday, 9/7

- Quiz!

- Lecture:Estuaries & Salt Marshes

- Lab:Wrightsville Beach Salt Marsh Field Trip. Bring a lunch & dress for field work. Bring your field guides!

August 30-September 3, 2010  

Echo

Wednesday, 9/1

- Quiz!

- Lecture: Ecological Principles AND Marine Geography & Biogeography

- Lab: We will begin working on your Notebooks. Please bring your Collection List and your Field Guides. You may want to bring your laptops or notebook paper to begin building your notebooks.

Foxtrot

Thursday, 9/2

- Quiz!

- Lecture: Ecological Principles

- Lab: We will begin working on your Notebooks. Please bring your Collection List and your Field Guides. You may want to bring your laptops or notebook paper to begin building your notebooks.

Golf

Tuesday, 8/31

- Quiz!

- Lecture: Ecological Principles

- Lab: We will begin working on your Notebooks. Please bring your Collection List and your Field Guides. You may want to bring your laptops or notebook paper to begin building your notebooks.

August 23-27, 2010  
Echo

- Quiz: Wednesday on first lecture and assigned readings (see schedule on your syllabus)

- You may have noticed that the link for the Echo schedule (under Student Resources) was incorrectly linked. This has been fixed!

Foxtrot Quiz: Thursday on first lecture and assigned readings (see schedule on your syllabus)
Golf Quiz: Tuesday on first lecture and assigned readings (see schedule on your syllabus)
August 16-20, 2010

 

All Groups

Interested in Work Study?

Please contact Shawna Daniel (sdaniel@cfcc.edu) if you are interested in being employed as a Marine Technology Work Study student for the Fall semester.