Ancillary instruction will add to interpretations at the established historic sites along the way. Readings will further excite and inform students about the places they will visit along the Trail. This is a part of american history that is still very much visible and where changed, easily within the realm of description and imagination to bring it back to life. We can think of a few places in the United States where this is apparent.
There are no pre-requisites, although participants might enjoy the course more with some broader historical perspectives, such as completion of HIST 1700 or HIST 2700/2710. (These are not pre-requisites).
- Be 18 years of age or older.
- Be a high school graduate or above.
- Participants seeking academic credit for the program must be able to read the required text and participate in discussions.
- Various historic sites in Utah and Wyoming along the California Trail
July 5, 2021- July 10, 2021