Overview and Logistics

Putting the Pieces Together: Identifying and Engaging with Resources to Successfully Build Your Diverse Geoscience Program

Workshop Goals

The goals of the PaSSAGE 2019 workshop are to learn how to:

  • Identify resources available within your college community and how to best utilize them to increase the success of your geoscience program
  • Broaden participation by identifying with and tapping into high school geoscience faculty and their programs.
  • Develop effective and sustainable recruitment and retention strategies based on the latest technology
  • Gain a better understanding of student-diversity challenges

Date and times

The workshop will take place on Saturday, November 9, 2019 beginning at 9am and ending at 2pm.


Workshop participants are expected to participate in all sessions, develop an action plan, and complete the end of workshop evaluation survey.


This workshop is free to participants, thanks to funding from the National Science Foundation.


All 2YC geoscience faculty are encouraged to register. The workshop is first come-first served and seating is limited to 20. A waitlist will be available.

Registration Form

Facilities, Directions, and Parking

The PaSSAGE workshop is being held at Daytona State College Institute of Marine and Environmental Studies, 1200 W. International Speedway Blvd., Building 420. No parking pass is required. A college map can be found here. Park at your closest convenience.


Lunch and refreshments will be provided. Participants are encouraged to bring their own reusable water bottle. Please note any dietary restrictions/requests on your registration form.