|The Program Coordinator, Charles Yurgalevitch, Ph.D., is the Director of the Garden's School of Professional Horticulture. A professional urban horticulturist and educator, he is an ISA-certified arborist and serves as Secretary on the Board of Directors of the Metro Hort Group. Previously he was with the University of Florida's Extension Service, where he developed programs for arborists, landscape architects, and the commercial landscape industry. He has a BS in plant science from the University of Rhode Island and a Ph.D. in horticulture from Rutgers University.|
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As humans, we are deeply connected to the Earth. Explore this connection by learning how the natural world works, with an emphasis on geology, ecology, and the atmosphere, as well as how people impact the planet through population growth, industrialization, and land use.