IODP

Apply Now to the The School of Rock (SOR) Expedition for Earth and Ocean Science Educators

Program dates: June 8-14, 2014
Application deadline: February 7, 2014

Ocean Leadership and Indiana University of Pennsylvania are offering a unique immersive course focused on how IODP collects and analyzes seafloor sediments and rocks to understand important Earth history questions. The course will include field trips to investigate land-based sediments and laboratory work with IODP cores that inform about sedimentation, global change, and geological hazards. Participants will use a range of techniques, practice spatial learning, and connect basic scientific concepts to societal interests. This School of Rock is open to undergraduate earth science students, as well as pre-service and in-service science teachers, and will take place June 8-14, 2014 in Indiana, Pennsylvania. The application deadline is February 7, 2014.  For more information and the application, please visit: http://joidesresolution.org/node/3298.