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Southwest Section

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NAGT is an organization that is dedicated to the advancement of geoscience education at all levels. The individual sections are committed to advancing geoscience education on a more personal level by holding field conferences, identifying exemplary teachers and acting as a liaison between members and the national office. Ready to join?

Section Officers

President: currently vacant
Vice-President: currently vacant
Secretary: currently vacant - please let us know if you are interested in serving!
Treasurer: currently vacant - please let us know if you are interested in serving!
OESTA Coordinator Cheryl Manning, Evergreen High School, CO
Executive Committee Liaison: Randy Richardson, University of Arizona

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Winter 2013-14 Newsletter (Acrobat (PDF) 11.3MB Feb10 14) Check out the Exciting Contents of this Newsletter! Winter 2013-2014

Spring 2013 Newsletter (Acrobat (PDF) 5.5MB Mar25 13) Check out the happenings in 2012 and our Post-Apocalypse plans for 2013!

Meetings and Field Trips

  • We are on a rotating schedule and welcome field trip suggestions. Please contact the coordinators listed below.
  • Spring 2015 - Utah: Coordinator = Dan Stephen, Utah Valley University
  • Spring 2016 - Colorado, I'm looking at you...
Past Meetings:
    • Bagdad Mine, Phoenix, AZ, 2004
    • Kartchner Caverns, Sourthern AZ, 2005
    • Salt Lake City & Capitol Reef National Park, UT, 2010;
    • Durango, CO May 20-22, 2011
    • New Mexico (Statewide), June 7-10, 2012
    • Southern Utah, 2013
    • Grand Canyon, 2014
  • Don't forget to nominate a teacher for the Outstanding Earth Science Teacher Southwest section award. (more info)