NAGT > Professional Development > Sponsored Sessions and Events > NAGT Activities at 2007 GSA Annual Meeting

NAGT Activities at the 2007 GSA Annual Meeting

NAGT is pleased to sponsor a variety of symposia and sessions at the 2007 Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America meeting held in Denver Colorado from 28-31 October, 2007. Please submit an abstract and plan to attend the following sessions highlighting key issues of importance to geoscience educators at all levels. You can also come by the NAGT booth (Stall #334) to meet officers and other NAGT members and to learn more about you can be involved in your organization.

Receptions and Events | Pardee Keynote Symposia | Topical Sessions | Organizational Business

Receptions and Events


Pardee Keynote Symposia:

P1. Creating Citizen Scientists: Needs and Opportunities to Engage Students and the Public in the Process of Science. The goal of this session is to highlight techniques that allow students and the general public greater access to the process of science, increasing their understanding of socioscientific issues, ideally leading to their participation in society as citizen scientists (presentations by invitation only).

Wald, David J. 2007. Did You Feel It? Participatory Science on the Web. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 39, No. 6, p. 253. Paper # 90-2.
Related URL: USGS Earthquake Hazards Program (more info)
Download Wald Presentation (PowerPoint 14.3MB Nov20 09)

Pompea, Stephen M. 2007. Globe at Night: Classic and Digital Observations by Citizen Scientists. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 39, No. 6, p. 253. Paper #90-4.
Related URL: http://www.globe.gov/GaN/ 'http://www.globe.gov/GaN/
Download Pompea Presentation (Acrobat (PDF) 7.7MB Nov20 09)

Scotchmoor, Judith G. 2007. From Grassroots to National -- Engaging People in Science at All LevelsGeological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 39, No. 6, p. 253. Paper #90-10.
Related URL: http://www.copusproject.org

If you gave a talk at this session and would like to include it on this site, please use the Contribute your presentation form.


Topical Sessions:

Please visit http://www.geosociety.org/meetings/2007/ for more information concerning these sessions and for general information about the GSA Annual meeting. The abstract submission deadline is July 10th, 2007.


Organizational Business

Complete meeting assignments for officers attending GSA (Microsoft Word 43kB Oct23 07)

See more Sponsored Sessions and Events »