This week’s lecture (30 minutes) by
Dr. Fritz defines the region both geographically and politically
through the standard historical lens. The map section features these
Tribal Perspectives includes two examples of geographical
information held in tribal oral tradition that reach back millennia,
in addition to this week’s lesson activity on energy needs and
uses from local, tribal perspectives.
Thomas Jefferson takes center stage in our People
heading this week. Ask yourself why he is so controversial.
The research section takes you to a website full of maps to provide
additional context for the geography of the region and its political