Harvard-Westlake School, a preeminent independent school in Los Angeles, is seeking highly qualified candidates for a full-time teaching position in the science department at the Upper School (grades 10-12). The job entails teaching geology to sophomores and honors geology to juniors and seniors; honors geology is a dual-credit course with the University of California, Los […]
We’re excited to announce a session on public communication and teaching activities about volcanoes for the IAVCEI 2017 Scientific Assembly in Portland, OR (August 14-18, 2017). Session VII.3, Start spreading the news: Diverse and effective methods for communicating about volcanoes, will focus on how information about volcanic activity can be conveyed to the public, scientific […]
NAGT Far Western Section Fall Conference 2016 registration and information Click on the link above for information and registration details for the NAGT Far Western Section Fall Field Conference, Geology of the Klamath/Cascade Region, hosted by College of the Siskiyous in Weed, California, October 7-9 2016. As conference host Bill Hirt explains: California’s Klamath-Cascade region records […]
Meeting information: http://www.sbcc.edu/earthscience/nagt_conference_s16.php
Dear NAGT Leaders, It is with great sadness that I write to inform you of the passing of one of our Executive Committee members, Janis Treworgy. She taught class Tuesday morning and passed away in the afternoon. We know no other details at this time. Janis served as our secretary/treasurer for the past three years. […]
There will be no Spring Meeting. Unfortunately several unexpected problems arose for CSU Bakersfield and they had to back out. They have agreed to host the fall meeting and it will be held in Bakersfield the 16th – 18th of October.
Santa Barbara will be hosting our Spring of 2016 meeting 1-3 April, 2016, More information is available at this link: http://www.sbcc.edu/earthscience/nagt_conference_s16.php
Our next meeting is at California State University, Bakersfield October 16-18, 2015 focusing on hydrocarbon exploration and production in the San Joaquin Valley. Registration will be announced in September 2015.
An M.S. in geology from an accredited school, and a love of working with young people/teaching & sharing your love of geology are the essential requirements. There may be an urgent need to find someone quickly for a spring 2015 “geology 101” lab, one evening per week, class beginning sometime around 5 or 6 pm, […]
Webinar Presenters: Allison Beauregard (Northwest Florida State College) Peter Berquist and Lynsey LeMay (Thomas Nelson Community College) Mark Boryta and Becca Walker (Mt. San Antonio College) Laura Guertin (Penn State University – Brandywine) Joshua Villalobos (El Paso Community College) Conducting student research at two-year colleges can be challenging and rewarding. This webinar will include examples […]