2005 Salt Lake City Annual Meeting (October 16–19, 2005)
Session No. 223 Wednesday, 19 October 2005
8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Salt Palace Convention Center: Ballroom J

T110. REU at 25: Its Impact on Undergraduate Geoscience Education

Jeffrey G. Ryan, Lori Bettison-Varga and Laura Guertin, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
 8:00 AM Introductory Remarks
223-18:15 AM THE EVOLUTION OF THE RIVER BASINS RESEARCH INITIATIVE REU SITE AT FURMAN UNIVERSITY: ANDERSEN, C. Brannon1, HANEY, Dennis2, LEWIS, Greg2, MUTHUKRISHNAN, Suresh3, and SARGENT, Kenneth A.4, (1) Earth and Environmental Sciences, Furman Univ, 3300 Poinsett Hwy, Greenville, SC 29613, brannon.andersen@furman.edu, (2) Department of Biology, Furman Univ, 3300 Poinsett Highway, Greenville, SC 29613, (3) Earth and Environmental Sciences, Furman Univ, 3300, Poinsett Highway, Greenville, SC 29613, (4) Earth and Environmental Sciences, Furman Univ, Greenville, SC 29613
223-28:35 AM HOLOCENE AND MODERN CLIMATE CHANGE IN THE HIGH ARCTIC: THE SVALBARD REU PROGRAM: ROOF, Steven, School of Natural Science, Hampshire College, Amherst, MA 01002, sroof@hampshire.edu and WERNER, Al, Department of Earth and Environment, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA 01075
223-38:50 AM THE UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA, MORRIS - N.S.F. RESEARCH EXPERIENCES FOR UNDERGRADUATES (UMM-REU) PROGRAM; A PROGRAM FOR UNDERGRADUATE WOMEN IN GEOLOGY: COTTER, James F.P., Geology Discipline, Univ of Minnesota Morris, 600 East 4th Street, Morris, MN 56267, cotterjf@morris.umn.edu
223-49:05 AM FLUIDS FROM SURFACE TO CORE: EIGHT YEARS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA – TWIN CITIES' SUMMER REU PROGRAM: HIRSCHMANN, Marc M., WHITNEY, Donna L., SAAR, Martin O., and KRESSLER, Sharon J., Geology & Geophysics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, hirsc022@umn.edu
223-59:20 AM AN REU ENABLES INTENSIVE AND EXTENSIVE MULTIDISCIPLINARY FIELD RESEARCH: THE EXAMPLE OF AN UPPER JURASSIC DINOSAUR SITE IN THE BIGHORN BASIN, WYOMING: BODENBENDER, Brian E., Geological and Environmental Sciences, Hope College, 35 E. 12th St, Holland, MI 49423, bodenbender@hope.edu, DEMKO, Timothy M., Department of Geological Sciences, University of Minnesota Duluth, Duluth, MN 55812, and UHEN, Mark D., Cranbrook Institute of Science, PO Box 801, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48303-0801
223-69:35 AM REU SITE: SUMMER RESEARCH EXPERIENCE FOR UNDERGRADUATES IN THE MAMMOTH CAVE/ UPPER GREEN RIVER WATERSHED: BROTHERTON, Wendy1, CAMPBELL, Chelsea Duffy2, MYERS, Sarah3, DAWADI, Sreedevi4, WEBB, Cathleen Joyce4, and MAHMOOD, Rezaul5, (1) Chemistry, Berea College, Berea, KY 40404, Wendy_Brotherton@berea.edu, (2) Chemistry, Western Kentucky University, 1 Big Red Way, bowling green, KY 42101, (3) Chemistry, Bowling Green High School, 1327 Woodhurst Street, bowling green, KY 42101, (4) Chemistry, Western Kentucky Univ, 1 Big Red Way, Bowling Green, KY 42101, (5) Department of Geography and Geology, Western Kentucky University, 1 Big Red Way, bowling green, KY 42101
 9:50 AM Break
223-710:05 AM HOW A MODEST REU SUPPLEMENT LED TO A PAPER IN GSA TODAY: BIERMAN, Paul R., Geology Department, University of Vermont, Delehanty Hall, Burlington, VT 05405-1758, pbierman@uvm.edu and MASSEY, Christine A., Education and Geology Departments, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405
223-810:25 AM A TWO-INSTITUTION FIELD AND LABORATORY COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH EXPERIENCE FOR UNDERGRADUATES: PETERSON, Virginia1, RYAN, Jeffrey G.2, YURKOVICH, Steven P.3, BURR, Jonathan1, and KRUSE, Sarah2, (1) Geology Department, Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI 49401, petersvi@gvsu.edu, (2) Department of Geology, University of South Florida, 4202 E. Fowler Ave, Tampa, FL 33620, (3) Department of Geology, Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, NC 28723-9047
223-910:40 AM LESSONS LEARNED IN AN REU SITE, AND APPLICATIONS TO A “TRADITIONAL” NSF-FUNDED RESEARCH PROJECT: RYAN, Jeffrey G., Geology, University of South Florida, SCA 528, 4202 East Fowler Ave, Tampa, FL 33620, ryan@chuma.cas.usf.edu
223-1010:55 AM LEARNING THROUGH RESEARCH: BEST PRACTICES FROM THE KECK GEOLOGY CONSORTIUM: BETTISON VARGA, Lori, Director, Keck Geology Consortium, The College of Wooster, 1189 Beall Ave, Wooster, OH 44691, lbettison@wooster.edu
223-1111:10 AM INTEGRATING DISCRETE STUDENT PROJECTS INTO A LARGER REU RESEARCH PLAN: EARLY LESSONS AND POSSIBLE OUTCOMES: HARRIES, Peter J., Dept. of Geology, Univ. of South Florida, 4202 E. Fowler Ave, SCA 528, Tampa, FL 33620-5201, harries@chuma.cas.usf.edu, OCHES, Eric A., Department of Environmental Science & Policy, University of South Florida, 4202 E. Fowler Ave. - NES107, Tampa, FL 33620, and HERBERT, Gregory S., Department of Geology, Univ of South Florida at Tampa, 4202 E. Fowler Ave., SCA 528, Tampa, FL 33620
223-1211:25 AM CHALLENGES AND REWARDS IN UNDERGRADUATE FIELD RESEARCH: CASE STUDY OF A SITE REU PROGRAM AT THE MATANUSKA GLACIER, ALASKA: GOETZ, Staci, Department of Geology, Central Michigan Univ, 314 Brooks Hall, Mount Pleasant, MI 48859, goetz1sl@cmich.edu, HAM, Nelson R., Geology, St. Norbert College, 100 Grant Street, DePere, WI 54115, and STRASSER, Jeffrey C., Augustana College, 639 38th St, Rock Island, IL 61201-2296

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