Category Archives: Conferences

  1. CA – Ocean Sciences Meeting, fieldtrip and opening plenary

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    February 17, 2020 by Dr. G

    Today was the day before the official start of technical sessions for the Ocean Sciences Meeting 2020 in San Diego, …
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  2. Community College Undergraduate Research Experience (URE) Summit 2019

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    November 23, 2019 by Dr. G

    I was honored to be invited to attend and present at an event co-organized by the National Science Foundation and …
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  3. Sound Education 2019 – Reflection

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    October 14, 2019 by Dr. G

    At the end of every conference I attend, I pull together a reflection of my thoughts on what I learned, …
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  4. Sound Education 2019 – Post 3

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    October 12, 2019 by Dr. G

    Today was the final day of Sound Education 2019, with more keynotes and sessions. It was an interesting day, filled …
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  5. Sound Education 2019 – Post 2

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    October 12, 2019 by Dr. G

    Friday, October 11, was the first full day of sessions for the Sound Education conference, with today’s talks taking place …
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  6. Sound Education 2019 – Post 1

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    October 10, 2019 by Dr. G

    As I continue my journey into learning about the world of podcasting (after attending Podcast Movement in Orlando), I’m now …
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  7. Podcast Movement 2019 – Day 3

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    August 17, 2019 by Dr. G

    For this conference, I decided to do an audioblog to document my journey at the Podcast Movement 2019 conference in …
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  8. Podcast Movement 2019 – Day 2

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    August 15, 2019 by Dr. G

    For this conference, I decided to do an audioblog to document my journey at the Podcast Movement 2019 conference in …
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  9. Podcast Movement 2019 – Day 1

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    August 14, 2019 by Dr. G

    For this conference, I decided to do an audioblog to document my journey at the Podcast Movement 2019 conference in …
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  10. Podcast Movement 2019 – Pre-Conference Sessions

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    August 13, 2019 by Dr. G

    For this conference, I decided to do an audioblog to document my journey at the Podcast Movement 2019 conference in …
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  11. Podcast Movement 2019 – Travel Day

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    August 12, 2019 by Dr. G

    For this conference, I decided to do an audioblog to document my journey at the Podcast Movement 2019 conference in …
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  12. DC – 2019 AAAS Meeting, Sci-Mic Stage

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    April 7, 2019 by Dr. G

    Checking out the #AAASmtg Sci-Mic Stage with @StrongReporter and @leHotz who are sharing @WSJ The Future of Everything podcast/The Price …
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  13. DC – 2019 AAAS Meeting, Environmental and Textile Scientists Combating Microplastic Pollution

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    April 7, 2019 by Dr. G

    Another panel I attended at the 2019 AAAS Meeting was titled Environmental and Textile Scientists Combating Microplastic Pollution. This was …
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  14. DC – 2019 AAAS Meeting, Plastics in the Oceans: Sources, Sinks and Solutions

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    April 2, 2019 by Dr. G

    One panel I attended at the 2019 AAAS Meeting was titled Plastics in the Oceans: Sources, Sinks and Solutions. This …
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  15. DC – 2019 AAAS Meeting, Climate Change 2019: Finding the Accelerator Pedal

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    March 22, 2019 by Dr. G

    At the 2019 AAAS Meeting, I attended a full hour-long session by Dr. Chris Field, the Perry L. McCarty Director …
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  16. DC – 2019 AAAS Meeting, Communicating Science Seminar

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    March 22, 2019 by Dr. G

    In February, I attended my first-ever AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science) Meeting. The meeting was being held …
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  17. DC – James Balog, The Human Element, and Third Pod From the Sun

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    December 11, 2018 by Dr. G

    Back during Earth Science Week in October, I was thrilled that our campus was able to receive a free copy …
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  18. DC – Communicating Climate Change: Informing Politicians and Policy Makers

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    December 11, 2018 by Dr. G

    At the 2018 American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting in Washington DC, I attended a two-hour sessions of talks by six …
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  19. DC – Sketch Your Science

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    December 10, 2018 by Dr. G

    Planning your week at #AGU18? Don’t forget to come to our “Sketch your Science” workshop on Monday! @JoAnnaScience and I …
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  20. PA – 2018 AASHE Conference

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    October 5, 2018 by Dr. G

    I’m co-chair of the Sustainovation Team on campus, a group of faculty and staff that work towards campus/community collaborations that …
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  21. PA – 2nd Annual Energy Harvesting Society Meeting

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    September 8, 2018 by Dr. G

    I had the great opportunity to attend the annual meeting of the Energy Harvesting Society, hosted by Penn State at …
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  22. Adventures of the (original) CUR frisbee

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    July 6, 2018 by Dr. G

    At the recent 2018 CUR Biennial Conference (see my blog post summarizing my conference experience), the Council on Undergraduate Research …
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  23. DC – 2018 Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) Biennial Conference

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    July 6, 2018 by Dr. G

    From July 1-3, 2018, I was a presenter and attendee at the Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) Biennial Conference in …
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  24. DC – CUR Business Meeting

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    July 1, 2018 by Dr. G

    Each year, the Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) holds a business meeting, where the elected councilors from all of the …
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  25. LA – OCEANDOTCOMM, Reflection

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    March 20, 2018 by Dr. G

    I wrote ten blog posts documenting my journey at OCEANDOTCOMM. You can find those posts through the tag #odotcomm18. The …
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  26. LA – OCEANDOTCOMM, Stitching Hope for the Coast project

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    March 20, 2018 by Dr. G

    I wrote ten blog posts documenting my journey at OCEANDOTCOMM. You can find those posts through the tag #odotcomm18. I …
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  27. LA – OCEANDOTCOMM, Day 5

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    March 20, 2018 by Dr. G

    I wrote ten blog posts documenting my journey at OCEANDOTCOMM. You can find those posts through the tag #odotcomm18. This …
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  28. LA – OCEANDOTCOMM, Day 4, PM

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    March 18, 2018 by Dr. G

    I wrote ten blog posts documenting my journey at OCEANDOTCOMM. You can find those posts through the tag #odotcomm18. After …
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  29. LA – OCEANDOTCOMM, Day 4, AM

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    March 18, 2018 by Dr. G

    I wrote ten blog posts documenting my journey at OCEANDOTCOMM. You can find those posts through the tag #odotcomm18. This …
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  30. LA – OCEANDOTCOMM, Day 3, PM

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    March 17, 2018 by Dr. G

    I wrote ten blog posts documenting my journey at OCEANDOTCOMM. You can find those posts through the tag #odotcomm18. This …
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  31. LA – OCEANDOTCOMM, Day 3, AM

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    March 17, 2018 by Dr. G

    I wrote ten blog posts documenting my journey at OCEANDOTCOMM. You can find those posts through the tag #odotcomm18. Today …
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  32. LA – OCEANDOTCOMM, Day 2, PM

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    March 17, 2018 by Dr. G

    I wrote ten blog posts documenting my journey at OCEANDOTCOMM. You can find those posts through the tag #odotcomm18. This …
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  33. LA – OCEANDOTCOMM, Day 1

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    March 16, 2018 by Dr. G

    I wrote ten blog posts documenting my journey at OCEANDOTCOMM. You can find those posts through the tag #odotcomm18. On …
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  34. DC – AAC&U ePortfolio Forum

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    February 2, 2018 by Dr. G

    I’ve been exploring the idea of having students generate ePortfolios in my courses – specifically, the courses that count towards …
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  35. OR, DC, LA – Crater Lake National Park and AGU

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    December 24, 2017 by Dr. G

    As 2017 is wrapping up, I looked back at this blog and realize that I missed a half-year of posts! …
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  36. PA, DC – NEGSA and AGU Meetings

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    May 29, 2017 by Dr. G

    Overall, 2017 is going to be a slow year for conference travel. With administrative responsibilities increasing for me on campus, …
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  37. CO, CA – GSA, AGU and surgery for 2016

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    May 29, 2017 by Dr. G

    I realize the last blog post I completed on Journeys of Dr. G was from my summer trip to Alaska …
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  38. NY, DC – NEGSA, NAS, AGU

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    June 28, 2016 by Dr. G

    Since I started my GeoEd Trek blog over at the AGU Blogosphere, it has been tricky finding a balance between …
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  39. CA – 2015 AGU Fall Meeting, Friday

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    December 23, 2015 by Dr. G

    This is one of a series of blog posts on the Journeys of Dr. G blog for the 2015 AGU …
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  40. CA – 2015 AGU Fall Meeting, Thursday

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    December 18, 2015 by Dr. G

    This is one of a series of blog posts on the Journeys of Dr. G blog for the 2015 AGU …
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  41. CA – 2015 AGU Fall Meeting, Wednesday

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    December 17, 2015 by Dr. G

    This is one of a series of blog posts on the Journeys of Dr. G blog for the 2015 AGU …
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  42. CA – 2015 AGU Fall Meeting, Tuesday

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    December 16, 2015 by Dr. G

    This is one of a series of blog posts on the Journeys of Dr. G blog for the 2015 AGU …
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  43. CA – 2015 AGU Fall Meeting, Monday

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    December 15, 2015 by Dr. G

    This is one of a series of blog posts on the Journeys of Dr. G blog for the 2015 AGU …
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  44. CA – 2015 AGU Fall Meeting, Sunday

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    December 14, 2015 by Dr. G

    This is one of a series of blog posts on the Journeys of Dr. G blog for the 2015 AGU …
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  45. CA – 2015 AGU Fall Meeting, pre-meeting

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    December 12, 2015 by Dr. G

    This is one of a series of blog posts on the Journeys of Dr. G blog for the 2015 AGU …
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  46. MD – 2015 GSA Annual Meeting, Tuesday

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    November 3, 2015 by Dr. G

    Although this was my last day attending the 2015 Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, it certainly was just as …
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  47. MD – 2015 GSA Annual Meeting, Monday PM

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    November 3, 2015 by Dr. G

    I wish I had some more time to explore Baltimore – although I’ve visited here several times, being so close …
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  48. MD – 2015 GSA Annual Meeting, Monday AM

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    November 2, 2015 by Dr. G

    I spent this morning in the Exhibit Hall, an enormous room with 189 booth containing products and information that any …
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  49. MD – 2015 GSA Annual Meeting, Sunday PM

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    November 1, 2015 by Dr. G

    It turns out that the GSA Annual Meeting wasn’t the only event taking place in Baltimore this afternoon… Either there's …
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  50. MD – 2015 GSA Annual Meeting, Sunday AM

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    November 1, 2015 by Dr. G

    #GSA2015 Day 1: William Smith, Tyrannosaurs, the Chesapeake, Digital Tech in the #Geoscience Classroom, Mass Extinctions… and more. — EARTH …
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  51. MD – 2015 GSA Annual Meeting, pre-conference

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    November 1, 2015 by Dr. G

    I have arrived in Baltimore, Maryland, for the Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America! This four-day conference is …
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  52. PA – Pennsylvania Communication Association 76th Annual Convention

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    October 23, 2015 by Dr. G

    I haven’t been able to get some of my short trips up on this blog – since I’ve started blogging …
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  53. DC & OK – AGU Meetings & CUR Business

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    June 28, 2015 by Dr. G

    My past post detailed my journeys to Oklahoma and Washington DC.  This time, I was back in Washington DC, and …
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  54. OK & DC – OK-INBRE and NAS-NRC

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    May 22, 2015 by Dr. G

    I have fallen a little behind in posting my travels recently – but that doesn’t mean that these professional trips …
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  55. PA – 2015 TLT Symposium

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    March 21, 2015 by Dr. G

    I haven’t been traveling for a few months – which has been fine with me, especially in this miserable winter …
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  56. CA – 2014 AGU Fall Meeting, Friday

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    December 20, 2014 by Dr. G

    The final day of the 2014 AGU Fall Meeting has arrived! Yes, I am thoroughly exhausted, but no, it is …
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  57. CA – 2014 AGU Fall Meeting, Thursday

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    December 18, 2014 by Dr. G

    Overwhelmed yet? Yeah, me too. #SOMUCHSCIENCE #AGU14 — Chad Trexler (@c_trex) December 16, 2014 Note that the tweet above was …
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  58. CA – 2014 AGU Fall Meeting, Wednesday

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    December 17, 2014 by Dr. G

    We’ve officially reached record attendance with over 25,000 attendees at #AGU14! pic.twitter.com/kCvCwFWqMN — Am Geophysical Union (@theAGU) December 16, 2014 …
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  59. CA – 2014 AGU Fall Meeting, Tuesday

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    December 17, 2014 by Dr. G

    Follow the poster tubes! #AGU14 http://t.co/L512cQbLFL pic.twitter.com/H4kYoIHVM0 — Am Geophysical Union (@theAGU) December 16, 2014 Tuesday at the AGU Fall …
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  60. CA – 2014 AGU Fall Meeting, Monday

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    December 16, 2014 by Dr. G

    Today was the first official day of the 2014 AGU Fall Meeting, and it was quite a full day!  My …
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  61. CA – 2014 AGU Fall Meeting, pre-meeting

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    December 14, 2014 by Dr. G

    Another December, another fall meeting for the American Geophysical Union in San Francisco, California.  My students were notified right at …
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  62. BC – GSA 2014, Tuesday PM

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    October 22, 2014 by Dr. G

    (*NOTE – this is part of a series of blog posts from the 2014 Geological Society of America Annual Meeting …
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  63. BC – GSA 2014, Tuesday AM

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    October 22, 2014 by Dr. G

    (*NOTE – this is part of a series of blog posts from the 2014 Geological Society of America Annual Meeting …
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  64. BC – GSA 2014, Monday PM

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    October 21, 2014 by Dr. G

    (*NOTE – this is part of a series of blog posts from the 2014 Geological Society of America Annual Meeting …
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  65. BC – GSA 2014, Monday AM

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    October 20, 2014 by Dr. G

    My talk was this morning, so I decided to camp out in my session room to hear the other fascinating …
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  66. BC – GSA workshop and first day

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    October 20, 2014 by Dr. G

    It’s that time of year again – time for the annual meeting of the Geological Society of America. This national …
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  67. MA – NSTA 2014

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    April 6, 2014 by Dr. G

    From Thursday, April 3, through Sunday, April 6, I was in attendance at the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) conference …
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  68. MA – NSTA travel day & State Capitol

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    April 6, 2014 by Dr. G

    On Wednesday, April 2, I headed out again for another conference – this time, to Boston, Massachusetts, for the National …
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  69. PA – 2014 NEGSA Section Meeting, Sunday AM

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    March 23, 2014 by Dr. G

    “If you worry about getting through the entire textbook, then you are forgetting why you are there [in the classroom].”  …
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  70. PA – 2014 TLT Symposium, Saturday PM

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    March 23, 2014 by Dr. G

    The afternoon of the 2014 TLT Symposium had two Concurrent Sessions and a final afternoon keynote.  The first afternoon session …
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  71. PA – 2014 TLT Symposium, Saturday AM

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    March 23, 2014 by Dr. G

    Each year, Penn State University hosts a university-wide conference called the TLT Symposium (that stands for Teaching and Learning with …
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  72. PA – Dan Kahan, Chestnut trees, and Robbie Melton

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    March 22, 2014 by Dr. G

    I have been at the Penn State – University Park campus for the past several days, engaging in work related …
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  73. NC – ScienceOnline Together, Wrap-Up

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    March 2, 2014 by Dr. G

    Click on the hashtag #Scio14 to view all of my posts from ScienceOnline Together. It is going to take some …
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  74. NC – ScienceOnline Together, Saturday PM

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    March 1, 2014 by Dr. G

    Click on the hashtag #Scio14 to view all of my posts from ScienceOnline Together. There was one more session before …
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  75. NC – ScienceOnline Together, Saturday AM

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    March 1, 2014 by Dr. G

    Click on the hashtag #Scio14 to view all of my posts from ScienceOnline Together. Before boarding the shuttle to the …
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  76. NC – ScienceOnline Together, Friday PM

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    February 28, 2014 by Dr. G

    Click on the hashtag #Scio14 to view all of my posts from ScienceOnline Together. Friday afternoon at ScienceOnline Together consisted …
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  77. NC – ScienceOnline Together, Friday AM

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    February 27, 2014 by Dr. G

    Click on the hashtag #Scio14 to view all of my posts from ScienceOnline Together. There are some interesting conference activities …
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  78. NC – ScienceOnline Together, Thursday PM

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    February 27, 2014 by Dr. G

    Click on the hashtag #Scio14 to view all of my posts from ScienceOnline Together. Gonna talk so much science today. …
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  79. NC – ScienceOnline Together, Thursday AM

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    February 27, 2014 by Dr. G

    Click on the hashtag #Scio14 to view all of my posts from ScienceOnline Together. Today was the official kick-off of …
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  80. NC – ScienceOnline Together, fieldtrip

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    February 26, 2014 by Dr. G

    Today was full of adventure – actually, I should say “adventures” in the plural.  This morning was my flight from …
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  81. NC – ScienceOnline Together, pre-meeting

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    February 25, 2014 by Dr. G

    I’m off to my third Science Online meeting for the academic year – and this one has the potential to …
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  82. CA – 2013 AGU Fall Meeting, post-meeting

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    December 29, 2013 by Dr. G

    Another excellent (but exhausting) AGU meeting comes to an end. — Julian Lozos (@seismogenic) December 14, 2013 Yes, the meeting …
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  83. CA – 2013 AGU Fall Meeting, NASA Social

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    December 14, 2013 by Dr. G

    It all started with a tweet… Come see NASA science in action at a #NASASocial @theAGU this Dec. in San …
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  84. CA – 2013 AGU Fall Meeting, Thursday

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    December 13, 2013 by Dr. G

    A tweet advertising my afternoon poster presentation… retweeted by AGU! RT @guertin: If you saw me at the #AGU13 Bloggers …
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  85. CA – 2013 AGU Fall Meeting, Wednesday

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    December 12, 2013 by Dr. G

    Today is “hump day” of the week-long AGU fall conference.  The day started bright and early in the morning (all …
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  86. CA – 2013 AGU Fall Meeting, Bloggers Forum and Open Mic Night

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    December 11, 2013 by Dr. G

    I spent all day Tuesday with the NASA Social, but I was still able to participate in two more AGU …
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  87. CA – 2013 AGU Fall Meeting, It’s a Family Thing

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    December 11, 2013 by Dr. G

    Although I still have some catching up to do with sharing my adventures from yesterday’s NASA Social, Blogging Forum, and …
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  88. CA – 2013 AGU Fall Meeting, Monday

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    December 10, 2013 by Dr. G

    Today is the first official, full day of the AGU Fall Conference (even though events have been going on for …
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  89. CA – 2013 AGU Fall Meeting, Sunday

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    December 9, 2013 by Dr. G

    As you can imagine, being on a non-stop flight from Philadelphia to San Francisco the day before the official start …
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  90. CA – 2013 AGU Fall Meeting, pre-meeting

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    December 7, 2013 by Dr. G

    The center of the solar system shifts to San Francisco next week @theAGU. Get ready for some science! http://t.co/STkRRm1pN9 #agu13 …
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  91. PA – Pennsylvania Science Teachers Association 2013 conference

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    December 7, 2013 by Dr. G

    On December 5th and 6th, the Pennsylvania Science Teachers Association held its annual conference in State College, PA, with the …
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  92. PA – PATACF meeting at Tyler Arboretum

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    November 4, 2013 by Dr. G

    Sometimes, I am lucky enough where a conference takes place right in my backyard – literally!  I was recently asked …
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  93. CO – GSA125, Conference Wrap-Up

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    November 1, 2013 by Dr. G

    Airport shuttle full of sleeping geologists. Conferences are exhausting. #GSA125 — Becky Oskin (@beckyoskin) October 30, 2013 Technical sessions are …
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  94. CO – GSA125, Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument

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    November 1, 2013 by Dr. G

    Every year, the GSA conference offers fieldtrips for exploration and professional development before and after the conference.  As I am …
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  95. CO – GSA125, Wednesday

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    October 30, 2013 by Dr. G

    i’m just an experimental volcanologist masquerading as a mineral physicist for the afternoon. #gsa125 — Geneviève Robert (@geevesparmesan) October 28, …
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  96. CO – GSA125, Tuesday

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    October 30, 2013 by Dr. G

    Things You Hear At #GSA125 – “I’m a spillover guy” — Alexandra Witze (@alexwitze) October 29, 2013 More Things You …
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  97. CO – GSA125, Monday

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    October 28, 2013 by Dr. G

    As you deicide what to see and do at GSA, remember, ““Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.” ― …
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  98. CO – GSA125, Sunday

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    October 27, 2013 by Dr. G

    So, it didn’t take too long for me to get frustrated about there being so many great sessions and activities, …
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  99. CO – GSA125, Teaching Controversies Workshop

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    October 26, 2013 by Dr. G

    My first full day in Denver, Colorado, started with a simple tweet: Will be heading out soon to help co-lead …
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  100. FL – ScienceOnline Oceans, Wrap-Up

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    October 14, 2013 by Dr. G

    Wow – it is amazing how much information can be packed in to such a short time.  With one day …
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