Summer Workshops

The Department of Geology and Environmental Earth Science offers summer workshop courses annually. Below is a listing of these courses.

GLG 411/511 Field Geology
Course Hours: 6
Approximate dates for 2021: June 8 - July 13
Instructor: Brian Currie
Students identify, classify, and interpret geologic features and synthesize and communicate geologic interpretations. Students work outdoors six to eight hours each day and individually create several geologic maps and cross-sections using pace and compass, topographic, air photo and satellite image bases with GPS units (satellite navigation). Geologic mapping and rock interpretation techniques are the subject of evening discussions. Taught in the northern U.S. and southern Canadian Rockies and at the Miami University Geology Field Station in Dubois, Wyoming.

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