Initial Publication Date: May 11, 2010

The ice core workshop participants. Image by Allan Ashworth

Workshops and Events for Teaching Climate Change

The On the Cutting Edge professional development program offered a series of workshops in conjunction with the biennial meetings of the American Quaternary Association (AMQUA). These workshops were co-sponsored by the American Quaternary Association and the U.S. National Committee for the International Union for Quaternary Research. These workshops were held in 2006, 2008, and 2010 and 2012.

Past Workshops with a Focus on Climate

Teaching Climate Change: Insight from Large Lakes - June 19-20, 2012 at University of Minnesota-Duluth

Climate and Energy Webinar and Book Club Series - monthly webinars addressing a range of topics in climate and energy. Held once a month from November 2010 through May 2011.

Teaching About Complex Systems Using the STELLA Modeling Software - December 12, 2010, City College of San Francisco Ocean Campus. In conjunction with the AGU Annual Meeting in San Francisco, CA 

Teaching about Earth's Climate Using Data and Numerical Models - An online workshop held October 21-22 and 25-27, 2010

Teaching Climate Change from the Geologic Record - August 10-12, 2010 at the University of Wyoming in Laramie, WY

Teaching Climate Change with Ice Core Data - June 2-4, 2008 at Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA

Teaching Climate Change: Lessons from the Past- August 14-15, 2006 Montana State University, Bozeman, MT

Related Workshops

Teaching about Energy in Geoscience Courses - October 30, 2010 at the GSA Annual Meeting in Denver, CO

Teaching about Energy in Geoscience Courses - May 17-20, 2009 at the University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY

The Hurricanes-Climate Change Connection - An online workshop held October 20-24, 2008