Put on your bee veil and peek inside a hive. Develop an intimate understanding of our insect allies and strategies for ensuring their survival. Study bee anatomy, nutrition and colony behavior, and learn how to establish a hive.
beekeepers try out gear during their first class.
Hosted in the Alumni House, the Beekeeping 101 course is offered biweekly for seven classes. Through a combination of videos, discussion, gear assembly, cooking, and apiary practicum, you’ll use all of your senses to serve as ambassadors for pollinators and support our Bee Campus USA outreach.
Students examine a hive to learn about bee architecture.