2003 Seattle Annual Meeting (November 2–5, 2003)
Session No. 207 Wednesday, November 5, 2003
8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Washington State Convention and Trade Center: 2A

T37. Teaching Local Geology: An NAGT Session In Honor of Robert Christman

Andrew Buddington and Rob Viens, Presiding
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207-18:00 AM GEOBIOGRAPHY OF ROBERT CHRISTMAN: BABCOCK, Scott, Geology, Western Washington Univ, 516 High Street, Bellingham, WA 98225-9080, babcock@cc.wwu.edu.
207-28:15 AM ADOPTING AN ART STUDENT'S VIEW OF LOCAL GEOLOGY TO ENHANCE A BASIC EARTH SCIENCE CLASS: GRALL-JOHNSON, Hélène M., Liberal Studies Department, Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, 1600 Pierce St, Lakewood, CO 80214, helenegj@aol.com.
207-38:30 AM USING LOCAL GEOLOGY TO ENHANCE LEARNING IN PHYSICAL GEOLOGY: DOWSE, Mary E., Department of Natural Sciences, Western New Mexico Univ, PO Box 680, Silver City, NM 88062-0680, dowsem@silver.wnmu.edu.
207-48:45 AM OCEANOGRAPHY FIELD TRIPS IN THE DESERT: CARSON, Robert J., Geology, Whitman College, Walla Walla, WA 99362, carsonrj@whitman.edu.
207-59:00 AM GEOLOGICAL UNDERSTANDING RESIDES IN LOCAL PLACES: SEMKEN, Steven, Department of Geological Sciences, Arizona State Univ, POB 871404, Tempe, AZ 85287-1404, scsemken@alum.mit.edu.
207-69:15 AM THE GEOLOGY FIELD TRIP: AN INTERDISCIPLINARY APPROACH: METZGER, Ronald A., Earth Science, Southwestern Oregon Community College, 1988 Newmark, Coos Bay, OR 97420-2912, rmetzger@socc.edu, DIZARD, Jesse A., Subsistence Division, Alaska Department of Fish & Game, P.O. Box 25526, Juneau, AK 99802-5526, STEFFENS, Ronald E., Journalism, Southwestern Oregon Community College, 1988 Newmark, Coos Bay, OR 97420-2912, and BRICK, Fred M., History/Political Science, Southwestern Oregon Community College, 1988 Newmark, Coos Bay, OR 97420-2912
207-79:30 AM BUILDING A GEOLOGIC HISTORY FROM AN ARCHEAN TO PLEISTOCENE COLLAGE: LEARNING ABOUT GEOLOGIC PROCESSES THROUGH LOCAL GEOLOGY IN THE MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN, REGION: POUND, Kate S.1, JONES, Megan H.2, SCHMITT, Lee M.3, MEYERS, James H.4, BOERBOOM, T.J.5, TIPPING, Bob5, JENNINGS-PATTERSON, Carrie5, HICKSON, Tom A.6, and HOBBS, Howard5, (1) Earth & Atmospheric Sciences, St. Cloud State Univ, 720 Fourth St, St. Cloud, MN 56301, kspound@stcloudstate.edu, (2) Geology, North Hennepin Community College, Brooklyn Park, MN 55445, (3) Director, Teacher Programs, Sci Museum of Minnesota, 120 W. Kellogg Blvd, St. Paul, MN 55102, (4) Geoscience, Winona State Univ, Winona, MN 55987, (5) Minnesota Geological Survey, 2642 University Avenue W, St. Paul, MN 55114, (6) Geology, Univ of St. Thomas, 2115 Summit Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105
 9:45 AM Break
207-810:00 AM LIVING ON THE EDGE: AN INTERNATIONAL FIELD COURSE IN GEOLOGIC HAZARDS AT SUBDUCTION ZONES: GARVER, John I., Geology Department, Union College, Union College, Olin Building, Schenectady, NY 12308-2311, garverj@union.edu, RODBELL, Donald T., Geology, Union College, Olin Building, Schenectady, NY 12308-2311, and SMITH, Jacqueline A., Earth Sciences, Syracuse Univ, 204 Heroy Geology Laboratory, Syracuse, NY 13244-1070
207-910:15 AM WEST MICHIGAN'S WATER WONDERLAND: A NATURAL LABORATORY FOR TEACHING LOCAL HYDROLOGY AND GEOLOGY: RIEMERSMA, Peter E., Department of Geology, Grand Valley State University, 145 Padnos Hall of Science, Allendale, MI 49401, riemersp@gvsu.edu and NEAL, William J., Department of Geology, Grand Valley State Univ, 121 Padnos Hall of Science, Allendale, MI 49401
207-1010:30 AM LOCAL GEOLOGY AND ITS INFLUENCE ON HUMAN HISTORY IN THE WEST POINT REGION: JOHNSON, Marie C., Geography and Environmental Engineering, U. S. Military Academy, West Point, NY 10996, marie-johnson@usma.edu.
207-1110:45 AM OVERCOMING THE CURSE OF THE FLATLAND CAMPUS: GIVING A FIELD TRIP EXPERIENCE TO INTRODUCTORY STUDENTS AT CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, SACRAMENTO: PLUMMER, Charles C., Geology Department, California State Univ, Sacramento, Sacramento, CA 95819-6043, PlummerCC@csus.edu.
207-1211:00 AM WHEN LOCAL GEOLOGY ISN’T ENOUGH: CONSTRUCTING ARTIFICIAL OUTCROPS TO ENHANCE STUDENT LEARNING: MATTY, David J., Department of Geology, Central Michigan University, 314 Brooks Hall, Mount Pleasant, MI 48859, matty1dj@cmich.edu.
207-1311:15 AM A FIELD-BASED, WRITING INTENSIVE COURSE ON THE GEOLOGY OF THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST: BUDDINGTON, Andrew M., Science Department, Spokane Community College, 1810 N Greene Street, Spokane, WA 99217, abuddington@scc.spokane.edu.
207-1411:30 AM ONLINE FIELD TRIPS AS TOOLS FOR CRITICAL THINKING: DAWES, Ralph, Earth Sciences, Wenatchee Valley College, 1300 Fifth Street, Wenatchee, WA 98801, rdawes@wvc.edu.
207-1511:45 AM DEDICATED LAB FOR VISITING K-12 CLASSES WILL FEATURE LOCAL GEOLOGY: BEHLING, Robert E., Geology and Geography, West Virginia Univ, 425 White Hall, P.O. Box 6300, Morgantown, WV 26506-6300, rbehling@wvu.edu.

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