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EMILY BRUUN, Senior University of Rochester Geobiology Major

Major: Geological Sciences (Geobiology)

College/Employer: University of Rochester

Year of Graduation: 2021

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

University of Rochester

Geological Sciences major on Geobiology track (BS degree)

Class of 2021 (Senior)

GreenSpace Programming Director

Led Geology lab in my sophomore year

Geology and Sustainability and Women In Science-Fiction and Fantasy are my first classes I am teaching and have developed

Past Classes

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S148: Geology and Sustainability in Splash Fall 2020 (Nov. 07, 2020)
Are you one of those people who had a rock collection and was obsessed with dinosaurs as a kid? Or have you ever wondered how we know about the planet's climate history? Maybe you're a fan of helping the environment and want to learn more, or you could be exploring new things. This course is designed to broaden the minds of students and explain the science behind the Earth's ancient climate and how this information can help us learn about the future of our world. This course is a great introduction to students considering a major or cluster in the geological and/or environmental sciences.

H149: Women in Science Fiction and Fantasy in Splash Fall 2020 (Nov. 07, 2020)
Are you a fan of science fiction and fantasy? Have you noticed how the genre is dominated by complex male characters? Well, this course focuses on the women in the genre, how they have been portrayed and how their roles have changed over time. Come explore some popular fandoms to see how women have developed over the years.