Events: Workshops

  • Oct 17 2014

    Earthscope Institute: Geochronology and the Earth Sciences

    Harbour Centre, Labatt Hall 1700, Vancouver, B.C., Canada

    This course kicked off a newly-funded NSF-EarthScope education and student award program that seeks to connect Earth scientists with geochronology facilities and expertise, and provide funds for graduate students to use geochronology in their own research.

  • Apr 28 2014

    EarthScope Alaska-Yukon Regional Workshop for Interpretive Professionals

    The Alaska Science Center, Anchorage, Alaska

    We are now receiving applications for the Spring 2014 workshop!

  • Oct 26 2013

    EarthScope Workshop: Four-Dimensional Evolution of the Conterminous U.S.; Pre-GSA meeting 2013

    Denver, CO

    This workshop was held at the Hilton Garden Inn, in the Titanium and Zirconium meeting rooms, starting at 7:30 am (1400 Welton St) on Saturday, October 26, 2013. The focus of this workshop was on the EarthScope flexible array projects.

  • Sep 16 2013

    The EarthScope Northeastern Regional Workshop for Interpretive Professionals

    Acadia National Park, ME

    The EarthScope Program presents a three-day workshop that features presentations by prominent geoscientists and interpretive professionals to help convey the story of the magnificent landscapes, geologic stories, and natural hazards of the Northeastern region.

  • Jan 14 2013

    EarthScope Southeastern Regional Workshop for Interpretive Professionals

    College of Charleston, South Carolina

    EarthScope presented a three-day workshop that featured presentations by prominent geoscientists and interpretive professionals to help convey the story of the magnificent landscapes, geological stories, and natural hazards of the Southeastern region.

  • Oct 29 2012

    EarthCube End-User Domain Workshop for EarthScope

    Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

    This two-day workshop assessed the current state and future provisions of the cyberinfrastructure that facilitates scientific discovery and the realization of EarthScope's science objectives.

  • Apr 5 2012

    GeoPRISMS - EarthScope Planning Workshop for the Cascadia Primary Site

    Portland, OR

    The goals of this workshop will be to clarify common research objectives within Cascadia, addressing the range of interacting tectonic, magmatic, and surficial processes acting along the convergent margin, and to update implementation plans and timelines for GeoPRISMS and EarthScope research considering available resources and infrastructure.

  • Mar 26 2012

    Central Appalachians Interpretive Workshop

    Harrisonburg, VA

    This workshop, seventh in a series of workshops for park rangers, museum educators, and other interpretive professionals sponsored by the EarthScope National Office (ESNO), was motivated by the progress of EarthScope instrumentation into the Eastern United States and by the M5.8 central Virginia (Mineral) earthquake in the summer of 2011.

  • Sep 22 2011

    EarthScope-GeoPrisms Alaska Planning Workshop

    Portland, Oregon

    The EarthScope GeoPRISMS Science Workshop for Eastern North America was held in Lehigh Pennsylvania, October 27-29, 2011.

  • Sep 19 2011

    EarthScope Institute on the Lithosphere-Asthenosphere Boundary

    Portland, Oregon

    The EarthScope Institute on the Lithosphere-Asthenosphere Boundary was held in Portland Oregon September 19-21, 2011.

  • Mar 17 2011

    New Madrid - Central U.S. Interpretive Workshop

    Memphis, Tennessee

    This workshop brought together scientists and informal educators to learn about EarthScope and other geophysical studies that record Earth movements and image the deep structure of the continent.

  • Oct 11 2010

    EarthScope Institute on the Spectrum of Fault Slip Behaviors

    Portland, Oregon

    The first EarthScope Institute on the Spectrum of Fault Slip Behaviors was held October 11-14, 2010 in Portland, Oregon.

  • Sep 9 2010

    Yellowstone Interpretive Workshop

    Jackson, WY

    This workshop brought together scientists and informal educators to learn about EarthScope and similar efforts to study the dynamic landscape of the greater Yellowstone region.

  • Jul 4 2010

    San Andreas Interpretive Workshop

    Redlands, California

    This was the third in a series of workshops for park rangers and museum educators sponsored by the EarthScope National Office.

  • Apr 10 2010

    North American Cratonic Interior in the U.S. Midcontinent

    University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign)

    This EarthScope workshop was held on April 11-13, 2010 at the University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign). The purpose of this workshop was to help define research questions and outline a research agenda that can take advantage of EarthScope-related data that will be obtained in the U.S. Midcontinent during 2011 and 2012.

  • Oct 16 2009

    Colorado Plateau - Rio Grande Rift Workshop

    Albuquerque, NM

    This three-day workshop combined presentations by EarthScope scientists with interpretive methods to convey the story of how continental rifting and other processes result in the region's breathtaking landscape and geological hazards.

  • Oct 19 2008

    Basin Range Interpretive Workshop

    Reno, NV

    This workshop showed how incorporating EarthScope data and scientific results into interpretive programs and exhibits can enhance the "sense of place" represented by the dynamic landscape of the Basin and Range Province.

  • Apr 7 2008

    Cascadia Interpretive Workshop

    Tahoma Woods, WA

    This workshop brought together individuals from the scientific and informal educational communities to learn about EarthScope and develop interpretive programs to engage park and museum visitors on how advanced geophysical instrumentation enhances our understanding of landscape formation and geological hazards in the Pacific Northwest.

  • Feb 25 2008

    Aseismic Slip, Non-Volcanic Tremor, and Earthquakes Workshop

    Sidney, British Columbia

    A workshop on "Aseismic slip, non-volcanic tremor, and earthquakes" was held at the Dunsmuir Lodge in Sidney, British Columbia from Feb. 25-28, 2008.