Monthly Archives: September 2017

Retreat to Corolla

Despite Maria’s best efforts to deter our plans, we had a successful (albeit slightly abbreviated) retreat to Corolla this past week. Our trip started bright and early on Thursday morning with an 8am departure from CSI. First stop: The Currituck … Continue reading

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The First Birthday and a Trip to the Dismal Swamp

This week was quite eventful. We started the week with internships on Monday during which some people got to sit in on a court case, help recover baby sea turtle nests, or participate in discussion about zoning and town planning. … Continue reading

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Boat Days are Better than Field Trips

Week of 9/11-9/15/17 Hey, y’all! This is Cassandra, writing to tell you all about how miserable (read: exciting), exhausting (as in exhilarating), and completely dreadful (meaning absolutely and positively amazing) the second real week of classes here at the OBX Field Site has been! I’m … Continue reading

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Manteo to CSI (and Jennette’s)

Orientation For the first two weeks of our semester, we were on an orientation schedule in which classes did not meet regularly and we were guided through trips and presentations that acquainted us with our surroundings and our course of … Continue reading

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A Week of Firsts

With orientation solidly in the rear view, the thirteen field site students faced the perpetually daunting task of getting back to class after a hot summer and a long labor day weekend. Tuesday brought plentiful classroom time, reminding us all … Continue reading

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First Day of Classes

This past week marked our first real week of classes. After a hardly deserved but much appreciated three day weekend of lazy beach days and thankfully not contracting norovirus, we met Tuesday morning at CSI for Econ, Coastal Management, and … Continue reading

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