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Explore Energy: Preparing for the Future

Freshmen Interest Groups

Explore Energy: Preparing for the Future

Areas of Interest:

Professional land management, fossil fuels, renewable energy, or energy land and water management

FIG Description:

Discover the World of Energy will introduce you to the technical skills and know-how to support a secure and sustainable future.  In this FIG, you will meet others, establish a peer study group, and gain experiences that support your development as an individual and leader in the field of energy resource management.  You will have opportunities to explore diverse aspects of energy sciences through field and lab tours and gain awareness of professionals in the field through the School of Energy Resources' academic and outreach events.  Join an innovative and interdisciplinary opportunity.


Hall: McIntyre Floor 9



  • ERS 1101 - Energy, Environment, and Economy
  • ECON/ERS 1300 - Oil: Business, Culture and Power
  • ERS 1000 - Energy & Society


*You will be able to add an additional 1 or 2 courses to your schedule when you meet with an advisor during orientation in June.

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