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Animal Behavior (Grades 7-9, rising)

Animals do many amazing things. Have you ever wondered why? If you have a keen interest in observing
and explaining animal behavior, join us in this interactive camp and discover why animals act and react in
their own unique ways. We’ll explore how evolutionary forces shape animal behavior, and you’ll gain vital
knowledge and experience that will help you understand how organisms interact with the environment.
Note: On Wednesday, we’ll meet at Ijams Nature Center. Guest lecturer: Dr. Todd Freeburg.
Instructors: Clara Howell and Athma Senthilnathan
Course # 19SUKU769
Fee: $139

Mon.-Fri., 6/3/2019-6/7/2019
9:00 AM to Noon, 5 classes
UT Hesler Biology Bldg., Room 602

NEW! Riveting Reptiles & Awesome Amphibians (Grades 4-7, rising)

Are you ready to explore the world of herpetology? In this exciting camp you’ll study reptiles and
amphibians and discover their unique characteristics, behavioral patterns, and habitats. We’ll also explore
the future of these fascinating creatures, including problems such as overhunting and habitat destruction.
Note: On Tuesday, we’ll meet at Ijams Nature Center, and on Thursday, we’ll meet at Zoo Knoxville for a
behind-the-scenes tour. Zoo admission is included in the camp fee. Instructors: Claire Winfrey and Ben Holt
Course # 19SUKU833
Fee: $149

Mon.-Fri., 7/8/2019-7/12/2019
9:00 AM to Noon, 5 classes
UT Hesler Biology Bldg., Room 602

Vertebrate Zoology (Grades 4-8, rising)

Join us for a fascinating look at the world of zoology: the scientific study of animals. In this camp you’ll
explore the biology and diversity of vertebrates as well as the incredible variation in feeding, locomotion,
appearance, and habitats of fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals. We’ll observe animals both in
their natural habitats and in the lab. Note: On Wednesday, we’ll meet at Ijams Nature Center, and on Friday,
we’ll meet at Zoo Knoxville and take a behind-the-scenes tour. Zoo admission is included in the camp fee.
Instructor: Jordan Bush
Course # 19SUKU352
Fee: $149

Mon.-Fri., 7/15/2019-7/19/2019
9:00 AM to Noon, 5 classes
UT Hesler Biology Bldg., Room 603
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