Lynsey LeMay


Geology, Geology within the Science Division

Virginia Peninsula Community College

Webinar Leader, Workshop Leader, Website Contributor

Website Content Contributions

Course (1)

Introduction to Physical Geology part of Geoscience in Two-year Colleges:Courses
Introduction to Physical Geology is a broad, first-level science course appropriate for all students needing to complete science coursework. Basic topics in physical geology are covered with real-world data ...

Essays (3)

SAGE Musings: Developing Students' Science Identities in an Oceanography Course part of SAGE 2YC:SAGE Musings
A while back, at one of our SAGE gatherings, after a discussion on science identity and seeing some of Jan's scientist profiles, I knew I needed to be more intentional with introducing scientists and the ...

Building Success Skills into an Oceanography Curriculum part of SAGE 2YC:Workshops:Supporting Student Success in Geoscience at Two-year Colleges:Essays
Student success and developing those necessary skills in students extends beyond the geosciences and while I use geoscience topics, I work to address and develop cross-curricular success skills throughout assignments all semester. This is true in all classes that I teach, but I will describe how this has been built into the introduction to oceanography classes at Thomas Nelson Community College.

A "Jobs in Geosciences" Speaker Series: Addressing What Geologists Really Do part of SAGE 2YC:Workshops:Preparing Students in Two-year Colleges for Careers:Essays
The geology department at Thomas Nelson Community College (TNCC) recently initiated a program to bring geologists employed in a variety of fields to campus. Noted both anecdotally and through survey data collected about perceptions and careers in geosciences, students often have misconceptions about what geologists actually do in their various job functions. To address these misconceptions, the "jobs in geosciences" speaker series was started. This was funded by a small grant from the TNCC Educational Foundation.

Other Contributions (13)

Opening Reception part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2024:Program:Sunday Events
× Join us for the opening reception for the 2024 Earth Educators' Rendezvous. Take this opportunity to meet new colleagues, catch up with old ones, and anticipate a great week of Earth education. ...


Workshop Leader (16 workshops)

Workshop Participant (66 workshops)

Fostering Two-Year College Collaborations with Disciplinary Societies Workshop 2023
April 2023
Strengthening Engagement between Disciplinary Societies and Community Colleges
January 2022
EER 2020 Science Communication
July 2020

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