AGI Geoscience Currents #106: Critical Skills Necessary for the Development of Undergraduate Geoscience Students

American Geosciences Institute

From AGI, 09/23/2015  --  Dr. Sharon Mosher, Dean of the Jackson School at the University of Texas at Austin, guest authored Currents #106 displaying the list of skills and competencies considered critical for success of undergraduate geoscience majors.  The data are part of a NSF-funded project, the Summit on the Future of Geoscience Undergraduate Education. 

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