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