North Dakota State University-Main Campus
Biosketch and CV are available at: https://www.ndsu.edu/faculty/belaabs/
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Marine Oxygen Isotopes and Changes in Global Ice Volume part of Climate Change:Activities
Students explore marine oxygen-isotope data from cores collected by the Ocean Drilling Program. The activity gives students access to real paleoclimate data, develops their skills in organizing and graphing data, ...
Floods on the Minnesota River part of Introductory Courses:Activities
Students download and manipulate data from historical floods on the Minnesota River (could be done for any river) and use to establish a flood hazard zone for St. Peter, Minnesota. This lab was developed by ...
Analyzing Hurricanes part of Hurricanes-Climate Change Connection:Activities
The exercise uses GIS to explore historical data on hurricanes (path, strength, name). Students identify trends in hurricane records, the impact of hurricanes on major U.S. cities, and how hurricanes change through ...
Physical Geology for Non-Majors (actual title is "Our Geologic Environment") part of Introductory Courses:Courses
This course is intended for non-science majors who have an interest in their physical environment. The course is designed to develop an understanding of the interaction of Earth processes, the environment, and the ...
Geological Sciences at SUNY Geneseo and the Challenge of Balancing Breadth, Depth and Growing Enrollment part of Integrate:Workshops and Webinars:Geoscience and the 21st Century Workforce:Essays
Ben Laabs, SUNY College at Geneseo "The primary mission of the Department of Geological Sciences at SUNY Geneseo is to prepare undergraduate students for a successful life after graduation by providing a high ...
Other Contributions (3)
Geology, Geophysics, or Geochemistry at SUNY Geneseo part of Integrate:Workshops and Webinars:Geoscience and the 21st Century Workforce:Programs
Information for this profile was provided by Ben Laabs, Geological Sciences, SUNY College at Geneseo. Information is also available on the program website. Students in this program are pursuing a bachelors degree. ...
The pattern and timing of the last Pleistocene glaciation in northeastern Utah: evidence of an ancient lake effect part of Vignettes:Vignette Collection
Setting During the last Pleistocene glaciation, the highest mountains in northern Utah were blanketed by snow and ice, accumulating in broad cirques to form valley glaciers. The Great Salt Lake rose more than 300 ...
Benjamin Laabs part of Hurricanes-Climate Change Connection:Workshop 08:Participant Profiles
Benjamin Laabs Geological Sciences SUNY Geneseo 1 College Circle Geneseo, NY 14454 585.245.5303 585.245.5116 (fax) email@example.com I am an assistant professor at SUNY Geneseo (a predominantly undergraduate, ...
Workshop Leader (4 workshops)
Workshop Participant (7 workshops)