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The Geo Gang

Faculty and Staff

  • Patrick K. Spencer, Ph.D.; Professor and chair, Sedimentation and Paleontology; (509) 527-5222
  • Jordan T. Brennan, Ph.D.; Visiting Professor, Igneous Petrology and Volcanology.
  • Robert J. Carson, Ph.D.; Professor, Quaternary and Environmental Geology; (509) 527-5224
  • Kevin R. Pogue, Ph.D.; Associate Professor, Structural Geology; (509) 527-5955
  • John D.Winter, Ph.D.; Professor, Metamorphic Petrology, Geochemistry; (509) 527-5113
  • Judith Zachariasen, Ph.D.; Visiting Assistant Professor, Neotectonics and Paleoseismology; (509) 527-5391
  • Sean Menton; Technician; (509) 527-5696
  • Patti Moss; Science Division Assistant; (509) 527-5225

Student Research

Available at this Site

  • Academic Aids: Help on writing field notebooks, writing papers, giving presentations, and creating posters using Abobe Illustrator.
  • Academics: Information on Geology Department academics, including major and minor requirements, class enrollment and descriptions, and information about Regional Geology field trips.
  • Department Equipment: The toys we play with.
  • Field Trips: Information on Geology Department field trips.
  • Keck Geology Consortium: What is Keck and how does it work?
  • Links: A number of useful and/or interesting geology links.
  • Local Geology: "General Geology of Southeastern Washington", by Bob Carson.
  • Photo Album: Photos from department field trips.
  • Whitman's Weather Station: Current weather conditions at Whitman College.

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