HON195 – Class Info

∴Updates & News

  1. We have power adapters for use! If you don’t want to purchase your own, borrow one of ours! A sign out sheet will be ready the week prior to departure.
    • Equipment must be returned to Honors upon return to Maine.

∴Reminders

  1. Turn in conduct, medical, and risk forms.
  2. Resume revision: turn in/email by May 1st.
  3. Sign your passport if you have not already done so:

Signature page



∴Reading List

  1. Title, Author: ISBN 
    • The Weir, Ruth Moore: 978-0942396485 
    • The Lobster Coast, Colin Woodard: 978-0143035343
    • A History of Iceland, Gunnar Karlsson: 978-0816635894
    • The Book of Icelanders (Íslendingabók), Ari Þorgilsson: 978-0903521710
    • *Fish Have No Feet, Jón Kalman Stefánsson: 978-0857054418
      ⇒This book is currently difficult to get a hold of. We are working with the author to secure some copies.
      Man Booker International Prize Nomination
  2. Printable:

 

∴Destinations & Activities*

  1. Maine
    • Peaks Island & Battery Steele
    • Penobscot Marine Museum
    • Day trip to Belfast
    • Bristol Seafood
    • Eimskip Port
  2. Iceland
    • Reykjavik – Museums:
      • Settlement Museum (871+/-2)
      • Saga Museum
      • National Museum of Iceland
      • Maritime Museum
    • Ocean Cluster House
    • Golden Circle Tour: Geysir, Gullfoss, Þingvellir
    • Embassy or Parliament Visit
    • Open Day – Student Choice (more details to follow)
    • Vestmannaeyjar (Westman Islands) + Southern Coast
    • Drangey Island 

 

*These activities are subject to change based on weather and host availability.


 

∴Coming Soon!

  • Syllabus

 

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