Field Trip


Sandy Hook Beach
Saturday, May 11, 2024
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Join Professors Shruti Philips and Frank Buonaiuto as we hike along the dune trails and examine the different environments of a barrier island from the ocean-side to the bay-side through the dunes, holly forests and the tidal flats.

This trip is free and open to undergraduate Hunter College Geography and Environmental Studies majors and students enrolled in departmental courses (i.e., GEOG, GEOL, GTECH, PGEOG), and limited to the first 30 Hunter College students who submit a complete Student Waiver Form.

What to bring: packed lunch, water, hat and walking shoes

Meeting location: Bus pick up and drop off at 68th Street and Lexington Ave

Secure your spot on the bus by acquiring and returning a filled-out Student Waiver Form, accessible from the main office of the Department of Geography and Environmental Science (Room 1006 Hunter North). The form must be submitted by April 15th.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Profesor Shruti Philips at