Adult-Education Courses

Here’s a partial list of the adult-education courses Ray has taught over the past two decades:

 

  • Architectural Geology of Chicago
  • Exploring Ethnobotany
  • Finding One’s Way: Cartography, Map-reading, and Global Positioning System Skills
  • Fossils of the Great Lakes Region
  • Fossils of the Midwest
  • Global Positioning System and Compass Skills
  • Illinois Geology: Glaciers and Tropical Seas
  • Introduction to Botany and Taxonomy
  • Local Flora: Fall
  • Local Flora: Spring
  • Orchid Care Workshop
  • Orchids for Beginners
  • Pests and Diseases of Indoor Plants
  • Phytogeography
  • Plant-Soil Relationships
  • Reading the Landscape
  • Reading the Landscape of Northeastern Illinois
  • Rocks and Minerals of the Midwest
  • Soil Science Basics for Landscaping Professionals
  • The Botany of Architecture
  • The Evolving Illinois Landscape
  • The Roots of Genius: The Botany of Louis Sullivan’s Architectural Designs
  • Understanding Soils
  • Understanding the Grasses
  • Urban Street Tree Care
  • Urban Street Tree Care
  • Weather and Climate of the Chicago Region
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