Summer Research Opportunities

Many Whitman Geology majors choose to participate in REU programs. These take place through other institutions and may involve field work or lab work abroad. See the following links for more information.

Upcoming Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU):

From NSF Website

From IBP Website: Institute for Broadening Participation - over 650 Paid REU opportunities

Some of the upcoming 2013 Keck REU Projects:

Obsidian Provenance in NM

Chugach Terrane, AK

Earthquake Geomorphology in Costa Rica

Climate Change in Svalbard

For a full list of 2013 Keck Projects, click here.


Internships, Fellowships and Scholarships through specific organizations:


GSA (Geocorps)

SOARS-UCAR (Atmospheric Sciences)

SCA (Student Conservation Association)

Smithsonian Institute