Enjoy some photographs from life in our department! Many of them are taken from locations across the Northwest as we often take our classroom outside.

A dike cuts through ryholitic lava flows in Leslie Gulch, OR

Fall colors in Mount Rainier National Park, Regional Geology, Fall 2015

A garnet schist from the petrography teaching collection

Students meet a working geologist at the Buckhorn-Kettle River gold mine in northeastern Washington

Group shot at Yellowstone National Park

Dunes at St. Anthony's Dune Field in Idaho

Students explore the lava flows at Jordan Craters

Taking notes on the geology of City of Rocks, Idaho