New England Section

Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts,
Rhode Island, Connecticut, and all Canadian provinces east of Ontario

Upcoming and Recent Events

  • March 2018: Melissa Lombard, Tarin Weiss, and Lori Weeden are chairing a theme session at GSA-NE (in Burlington, VT) titled Geolore: Local geology field trips merge geology and history to motivate students, teachers, and community members to explore natural areas. NAGT-NE is also sponsoring a lunch for the geoscience-interested community on Sunday. Hope to see K -16 geoscience educators at this great meeting in a beautiful setting in March.

  • Spring 2017: Melissa Lombard co-authored a new book for teachers entitled Dive In! Immersion in Science Practices for High School Students. Melissa is leading an up-coming workshop about her book in NH.

  • December 2017: Passing of the baton/a drill core as the Section President changed from Lori Weeden to Tarin Weiss
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Read the most recent NE Section Newsletter here: February 2018 Newsletter (Microsoft Word 2007 (.docx) 1MB Feb8 18)

December 2, 2017 - Annual Meeting at the University of Massachusetts Lowell. Transition from past President Lori Weeden to Tarin Weiss

New England Geological Society of America Meeting
March 23-25, 2014
Lancaster Marriot at Penn Square and Lancaster County Convention Center, Lancaster, Pennsylvania

New England Geological Society of America Meeting
March 18-20, 2012

NAGT luncheon (March 18)
NAGT-sponsored field trip: In the Footsteps of Dinosaurs: A Guided Tour of Dinosaur State Park for K–16 Educators (March 17)
NAGT-sponsored short course: Misconceptions in Introductory Geology Courses and Ways to Reduce Them with Active Learning Techniques (March 17)
NAGT-sponsored session: Inquiry-Based Activities: Examples and Effectiveness
NAGT-sponsored session: Technology Integration in K–16 Geoscience Education

Section Meeting and Field Trip
December 10, 2011
Beneski Natural History Museum, Amherst College, Amherst, MA
Agenda (Acrobat (PDF) 40kB Dec16 11)
Field Trip (Acrobat (PDF) 2.8MB Dec16 11)

Virtual Business Meeting
December, 2011
(minutes coming)

Section Meeting and Conference
October 13, 2007
Manchester Community College, Manchester, CT
Conference and Registration Information
Conference Program

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