University of Northern Iowa -
Natural Resources and Civilizations and Environment, Technology, and Society Capstone (Southern Italy/Sicily) Dr. Chad Heinzel Pages = Other contact sources Facebook and Twitter (@Ubreccia)
Basic packing list and ideas (not complete - Please let me know if you have questions)
Please work through these activities and e-mail the worksheets ... firstname.lastname@example.org
If the worksheet is black, I still need convert and upload to this page... Thanks!
Activity 4 - Natural Resources, their uses, and implications (Soil) Readings for soil - A. David Montgomery, Graveyard of Empires AND Lester Brown, Plan B 4.0 Mobilizing to Save Civilization (p. 31-32 and 202-206) Soil and Civilizations Worksheet #4
Activity 5 - Natural Resources, their uses, amd implications (Water) Worksheet #5, there is not enough material for a worksheet... From the video just e-mail me what site are your most excited to visit?
Activity 6 - The Archaeological Record - Is Humanity capable of learning from past mistakes? Activity 6 = Elymian Iron Age Survival Try this activity with your roomates or a group of friends... Turn in a paragraph of the overallresults..
Activity 7 - Rome Worksheet #7
Activity 8 - Reasons Civilizations Collapse or Thrive Acitvity - = Jared Diamond - Collapse - A Tale of Two Farms Watch the video below then fillout the worksheet... Worksheet # 8
Activity 9 - Geoarchaeology of western Sicily, Reading Geoarchaeology of the Chuddia River Valley Western Sicily (Heinzel and Kolb) Worksheet # 9
Activity 10 - Natural Hazards and Human Life/ Earthquakes and Volcanoes Worksheet # 10
Activity 11 - Fragility and the Evolution of Humanity - Krista Tippett interviews Xavier Le Pichon Oct. 7, 2010, Very Intersting, Click here to learn more! 'Worksheet 11' Please write a summery of the interview (no more than one page) and pesonal reflection (no more than one page). *You may click and listen on your computer or right click and 'Save Target As' to download the mp3 to your computer then to a personal mp3 player
Activity 12 - Nature, Humanity and Artistic Expression in Italy Worksheet #12
Activity 13 - Slidshow A) Sicilian Wines AND Slideshow B) The Sicilian Mafia Worksheet #13
Activity 14 - Archaeology, Agriculture and the Human Food System Worksheet #14
Activity 15 - Conservation Human/Environmental Interrelationships Worksheet #15
Activity 15 - Agents of Change
Going to Sicily?
Links to explore
Lodging (Lipari/Canneto 4 to 5 nights)