Geography 188 -- a HIP [highly individualized places] course Cultural Landscapes of North America
   This course is not about what you know, but about being excited about the things you don't know!
   Instructor: Ingolf Vogeler -- email:
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Course Objectives and Student Responsibilities
Lecture Topics & Assigned Readings or Topics on a Map

Due Dates for Map Assignments & Tests

Terms used in this course.   Data on U.S. races and incomes.

What do students think of this course?
Student Evaluations of Vogeler's Geography 188


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  Do you really, really want to learn?   Critical Thinking Skills
  Multiple-Choice Tests
 and Essay Examinations

 Be sure to relate the learning in this course to the goals of the UWEC baccalaureate degree.

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