IAGD Events at the 2014 Geological Society of America Annual Meeting


  Accessible Field Trip On Saturday, October 18, thirty-five geoscience faculty and students from across the US, Canada, the UK and New Zealand came together to participate in the first fully accessible geology field trip offered at the Geological Society … Continued

Course Opens International Field Research to College Students with Disabilities


A UC researcher leads the trip that ends with participation in the Geological Society of America’s Annual Meeting. By: Dawn Fuller Phone: (513) 556-1823 A group of 15 graduate and undergraduate college students from the U.S. and Canada are packing for … Continued

June 2014 IAGD Newsletter


Dear Members and Friends of the IAGD: Welcome to the most recent news from the IAGD Community. Topics of the current issue: Greetings from the IAGD Director Nominations Sought for the IAGD Executive Committee AGI Fall Leadership Forum Events and … Continued

Recent IAGD events at the 2012 Geological Society of America Annual Meeting


The IAGD network continued to build at GSA 2012 in Charlotte NC. Before the conference, a short course titled Instructional Approaches to Access, Accommodation, and Inclusion of Students with Disabilities in the Geosciences was presented by IAGD members Chris Atchison, … Continued

Short course on creating access to the geosciences for students with disabilities to be held at the Geological Society of America Annual Meeting in Charlotte, NC.


Course #508. Instructional Approaches to Access, Accommodation, and Inclusion of Students with Disabilities in the Geosciences. Sat., 3 Nov., 8 a.m.–5 p.m. Room 501. UNC Charlotte Center City, 320 East 9th Street.  Map & Directions Cost:  US$35; includes lunch. Participants … Continued

Faculty development opportunity to be held at the 34th IGC in Brisbane, Australia, August 5, 2012


Upcoming professional development opportunity focused on access and inclusion in Geoscience courses.  This course is being offered at NO COST to participants. To be presented at the 34th International Geoscience Congress in Brisbane, Australia, and again at the 2012 Geological Society of … Continued