ESS 495 - NASA Space Grant Seminar: Rocks-n-Stars
Time: Thursdays 2:30-3:20
This course is credit/no credit. Students of all
levels and backgrounds are welcome. There are no prerequisites for this course.
Room: Johnson 102
Instructor: Dr. Erika Harnett (Earth and Space Sciences)
Email: eharnett at ess.washington.edu
Note: Click on the title of the speaker's talk to access the questions for
Questions will not be handed out in class. You must
bring them with you.
Tentative Speaker List for Spring 2013 and Weekly Questions
Final Exam Scores
A grade of 12 or higher means you will receive
credit for the course.
To receive credit for the course you needed to
get at least half of the question on the final quiz correct. There will be
25-30 questions on the quiz. The quiz is based on questions each
speaker answers during their talk. It will be multiple choice and you must
bring a standard (scantron) answer form with you to record your answers on.
The quiz is closed book/closed notes
How to view Webcast
Each talk will be webcast live via an ESS Webstream. Recordings will not be
archived until after Spring Quarter is over. If you can not attend a class, you
can watch the broadcast live but you will not be able to watch a recording
later during the quarter in order to prepare for the exam.
To connect you first need Adobe Flash installed on your computer (sorry, IPads won't work).
Go to https://earthweb.ess.washington.edu/dwp/video/ls_php/channel.php?n=ESS-495 .
Video will begin streaming approximately 5 minutes before the seminar begins.
You can move the windows around and resize them. To ask a question, send it via
the Chat feature. I will ask the
question for you either during the seminar (if it is a point of clarification)
or at the end (for a general question). Please be aware that there is few
second delay in what you are viewing.
Previous Years' Speaker list
Last modified: Wed May 16 14:23:26 PDT 2012