Beth Dushman

Natural Sciences

Del Mar College

I am a geology instructor at Del Mar College, a community college in Corpus Christi, TX.  I currently teach Physical Geology lectures and labs.  My graduate research focused on tectonic and volcanic features at mid-ocean ridges.

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Activities (2)

Google Earth Lab for Oceanography part of Cutting Edge:Oceanography:Activities
This activity is designed to give students an introduction to Google Earth, and to demonstrate some of its capabilities as an educational tool. This lab asks students to examine a number of features and to answer ...

Investigating Stream Energy and Gradient Using Small Stream Tables part of Integrate:Workshops:Teaching the Methods of Geoscience:Activities
In this Physical Geology lab activity, students investigate the relationship between stream energy and gradient by changing the gradient of a small stream table and observing changes in stream erosion.

Course (1)

Physical Geology Laboratory part of Integrate:Workshops:Teaching the Methods of Geoscience:Course
This page describes a freshman-level Physical Geology Laboratory class taught at a community college. This course covers basic Earth processes (streams, tectonics, groundwater) and Earth materials (minerals and ...

Essay (1)

Introducing the methods of geoscience to physical geology students part of Integrate:Workshops:Teaching the Methods of Geoscience:Essays
Introducing the methods of geoscience to physical geology students Beth Dushman, Natural Sciences, Del Mar College As a geology instructor at a community college, I teach mostly non-majors students in my Physical ...