2004 Denver Annual Meeting (November 7–10, 2004)
Session No. 94 Monday, 8 November 2004
8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Colorado Convention Center: Exhibit Hall

T121. Involvement of Undergraduates in Geological Research: Critical Tools for Background Enrichment (Posters) (GSA Geoscience Education Division)

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94-1122GEOMORPHIC RESEARCH INVOLVING UNDERGRADUATES: FIELD, FLUME, LABORATORY, AND GIS: GERMANOSKI, Dru1, HAWK, Nathan2, KORTZ, Brian3, LATHAM, Daniel4, MOTT, Andrew5, RYDER, Carolyn6, BRIAN, Schubert7, and WILSON, John5, (1) Geology and Env. Geosciences, Lafayette College, Easton, PA 18042, germanod@lafayette.edu, (2) MEA, Inc, 1365 Ackermanville Rd, Bangor, PA 18013, (3) Physics, Community College of Rhode Island, 1762 Loisquisset Pike, Lincoln, RI 02865, (4) Geosciences, SUNY at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 11794, (5) Geology and Environmental Geosciences, Lafayette College, Easton, PA 18042, (6) Earth Sciences, Univ of California, Santa Cruz, 1156 High Street, Santa cruz, CA 95064, (7) Geological Sciences, SUNY at Binghamton, Binghamton, NY 13902
94-2123A GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM FOR THE HUMBOLDT PEAK QUADRANGLE, EAST HUMBOLDT RANGE METAMORPHIC CORE COMPLEX, ELKO COUNTY, NEVADA: FOLFAS, Andrew Paul and MCGREW, Allen J., Geology, Univ of Dayton, 300 College Park, Dayton, OH 45469-2364, Folfasap@notes.udayton.edu
94-3124FOSTERING GEOSCIENCE EDUCATION THROUGH COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH IN COURSES: APPLICATION ACROSS THE CURRICULUM: SAVARESE, Michael, Marine Science, Florida Gulf Coast Univ, 10501 FGCU Blvd South, Ft Myers, FL 33965, msavares@fgcu.edu
94-4125ON THE ENIGMATIC ORIGIN OF MAGNETITE IN THE BEDROCK OF NEW YORK CITY: SCHLEIFER, Stanley1, KHANDAKER, Nazrul I.1, AHMED, Masud2, LEBOURNE, Selwyn1, and PERSAUD, Poonraj1, (1) Natural Sciences Department, York College of CUNY, 94-20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd, Jamaica, NY 11451, Schleifer@york.cuny.edu, (2) New York City Department of Environmental Protection, Geotechnical Section, NYCDEP, 59-17, Junction Blvd, Queens, New York, NY 11373
94-5126ALUMNI INVOLVEMENT IN UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH OF DOLOMITE USING THE ELECTRON MICROPROBE AT OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY: LAY, Kimberly A. and CATLOS, Elizabeth J., School of Geology, Oklahoma State Univ, 105 Noble Research Center, Stillwater, OK 74078, kalay@okstate.edu
94-6127CHARACTERIZATION OF GEOLOGICAL MATERIALS USING VIBRATIONAL SPECTROSCOPY: DESAMERO, Ruel, HUANG, Shuyin, and KHANDAKER, Nazrul I., Department of Natural Sciences, York College-CUNY, 94-20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd, Jamaica, NY 11451, shuyin11373@yahoo.com
94-7128QUICKSILVER ORES FROM THE TERLINGUA MINING DISTRICT, ELECTRON MICROPROBE ANALYSIS, AND DEVELOPMENT OF SKILLS NEEDED FOR THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICATION OF INDEPENDENT GEOLOGIC RESEARCH: ALAVI, Seyed Matin1, CATLOS, Elizabeth J.1, and OZERDEM, Cenk2, (1) School of Geology, Oklahoma State Univ, 105 Noble Research Center, Stillwater, OK 74078, orbizy@yahoo.com, (2) Dept. Geosciences, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State Univ, 4044 Derring Hall, Blacksburg, VA 24061
94-8129GEOCHEMISTRY OF GRANITIC CLASTS ASSOCIATED WITH THE FRONTIER FORMATION (UPPER CRETACEOUS), NORTH-CENTRAL WYOMING: PROVENANCE AND TECTONIC INTERPRETATION: KHANDAKER, Nazrul I., CHATURGAN, Thakur, and LIANG, Feng C., Natural Sciences Department, York College of CUNY, 94-20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd, Jamaica, New York, NY 11451, kdaker@york.cuny.edu
94-9130INTERPRETING FIELD DATA A DECADE LATER: AN UNDERGRADUATE’S UNEXPECTED LESSON: WELLE, Beth A. and DAVIS, Larry E., Geology, College of St. Benedict/St. John's Univ, Collegeville, MN 56321, bawelle@csbsju.edu
94-10131PETROGENETIC SIGNIFICANCE OF GARNETS IN THE BEDROCK OF NEW YORK CITY: AHMED, Masud1, SCHLEIFER, Stanley2, KHANDAKER, Nazrul I.2, JO-RAMIREZ, Mario2, and LEBOURNE, Selwyn3, (1) Geotechnical Section, New York City Department of Environmental Protection, 59-17 Junction Blvd, New York, NY 11373, mahmed@dep.nyc.gov, (2) Natural Sciences Department, York College of CUNY, 94-20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd, Jamaica, NY 11451, (3) Natural Sciences Department, York College of CUNY, 94-20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd, Jamaica, NY 11451
94-11132A STREET MAP NAMED TOURMALINE: EXPLORING THE POTENTIAL OF THIS ACCESSORY MINERAL IN THE EVOLUTION OF THE HIMALAYAN MAIN CENTRAL THRUST: SCHELLHORN, Aubrey1, ENNEN, Chris1, ZIMMERMAN, Nathan M.2, MULJA, Thomas3, and CATLOS, Elizabeth J.1, (1) School of Geology, Oklahoma State Univ, 105 Noble Research Center, Stillwater, OK 74078, aubrens@okstate.edu, (2) Dept. of Geosciences, Texas Tech Univ, Box 41053, 222 Science Building, Lubbock, TX 79409-1053, (3) Department of Earth and Ocean Sciences, The Univ of British Columbia, 6339 Stores Road, Vancouver BC, V6T 1Z4, Canada
94-12133GEOCHEMICAL ANALYSIS OF SANDSTONES, UPPER SCOTLAND FORMATION (EOCENE), NE BARBADOS: CLUES TO PROVENANCE: MAHABIR, Krishna1, KHANDAKER, Nazrul I.2, SCHLEIFER, Stanley2, FLORES, Dorean2, MAKSIMONICZ, Helen2, and BANG, Daniel1, (1) Earth Science, Grover Cleveland High School, 2127 Himrod Street, Ridgewood, NY 11385, Kmahabir@yahoo.com, (2) Natural Sciences Department, York College of CUNY, 94-20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd, Jamaica, NY 11451
94-13134NEOGENE HOFUF FORMATION HOSTED JABAL AL QARAH CAVES: STRUCTURAL AND DEPOSITIONAL CONSTRAINTS, EASTERN SAUDI ARABIA: HUSSAIN, Mahbub1, AL-KHALIFA, Fahdel1, and KHANDAKER, Nazrul I.2, (1) Earth Sciences Department, King Fahd Univ of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran, 31261, Saudi Arabia, mahbub@kfupm.edu.sa, (2) Natural Sciences Department, York College, The City University of New York, 94-20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd, Jamaica, New York, NY 11451
94-14135BIOINDICATORS OF ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGE IN THE CHESAPEAKE BAY: COPE, Christine C. and HERRMANN, Achim D., Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, The George Washington Univ, 2029 G St. NW, Washington, DC 20052, cccope@gwu.edu
94-15136ASSESSING THE POTENTIAL FOR PALEOCLIMATE STUDIES USING SEDIMENTS FROM CRYSTAL LAKE, SAN GABRIEL MOUNTAINS, SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA: DEROSE, Margie B., Department of Geological Sciences, California State Univ, Fullerton, 800 N. State College Blvd, Fullerton, CA 92834, mderose6@yahoo.com, KIRBY, Matthew E., Geological Sciences, California State Univ, Fullerton, Fullerton, CA 92834, and BIRD, Broxton W., Geological Sciences, California State Univ, Fullerton, 800 N. State College Blvd, Fullerton, CA 92834
94-16137URANIUM CONCENTRATION MAPPING OF SCHOOL SITES IN THE PALOS VERDES PENINSULA UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT, PALOS VERDES ESTATES, CALIFORNIA: FUKUMOTO, Kathryn D., Ridgecrest Intermediate School, 28915 Northbay Road, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275, marianne.fukumoto@ngc.com, FUKUMOTO, Joseph M., Consultant, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275, UYENO, Gerald P., Consultant, Palos Verdes Estates, CA 90274, and DUVAL, Joseph S., U. S. Geol Survey, 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, MS 954, Reston, VA 20192
94-17138NITRATE AND PHOSPHATE LEVELS IN SOIL AND WATER AND HOW THEY REFLECT PREVIOUS CROPS ON A FARM: ADAMS, Gabrielle S.1, BALAZS, Noah D.1, and RUEGER, Bruce F.2, (1) Department of Geology, Colby College, Waterville, ME 04901, gsadams@colby.edu, (2) Colby College, Department of Geology, 5806 Mayflower Hill, Waterville, ME 04901-8858
94-18139COMPARISON OF FOSSIL AND MATRIX COMPOSITION WITHIN THE WALCOTT QUARRY OF THE BURGESS SHALE, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA: PAPANEOCLEOUS, Andreas and POWELL, Wayne G., Geology, Brooklyn College, 2900- Bedford Avenue,Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY 11210, atp@nyc.rr.com

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