Geoffrey Cook

Scripps Institution of Oceanography

University of California-San Diego

Materials Contributed through SERC-hosted Projects


VEPP: Using the VEPP website in an introductory geology course: an investigation of the July 21, 2007 eruption of Pu'u O'o part of NAGT:Teaching Resources:Volcano Exploration Project: Pu`u `O`o:Examples
This is an exercise that is in development and has not yet been fully tested in the classroom. Please check back regularly for updates and changes. Introductory geology students will use geologic data obtained from the VEPP website (tilt and seismic)to identify and interpret changes during the July 21st, 2007 eruption of Pu'u 'O'o.


Introduction to Earth and Environmental Science (SIO 50) part of Cutting Edge:Introductory Courses:Virtual Workshop 2014:Course Descriptions
The course is an introduction to how our planet works, focusing on the formation and evolution of the solid earth, the dynamic nature of earth systems, and the environmental issues pertinent to society. Students are encouraged to think about the interconnectedness of the Earth as a system, and the interdisciplinary nature of geoscience is emphasized throughout the course. Laboratories and field components complement and extend the lecture material.


A growing major in Earth Science at UCSD part of Integrate:Workshops:Geoscience and the 21st Century Workforce:Essays
Geoffrey Cook, University of California-San Diego We have a relatively new (since 2007) undergraduate program in Earth Science at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD). The program is unique in that it is ...

Other Contribution

The Earth Science degree program at UC, San Diego part of Integrate:Workshops:Geoscience and the 21st Century Workforce:Programs
Information for this profile was provided by Geoffrey Cook, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California-San Diego. Information is also available on the program website. Students in this program ...

Events and Communities

Hazards Webinar February 2012

Using on-line volcano monitoring data in college and university courses: The Volcano Exploration Project, Pu`u `O`o Participants

Early Career Workshop 2011 Participants

Career Development Feb 2013 webinar (Intro Geo Labs)

ITG Geoscience and the 21st Century Workforce

Getting the Most out of Your Intro Courses 2014

2014 Teaching with Video Virtual Workshop Participants