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

“On to the Future” – GSA Seeks to Increase Diversity in the Geosciences


The Geological Society of America (GSA) is excited to announce that the On To the Future (OTF) Program is now accepting applications for the 2014 program. On To the Future is a grass roots initiative of The Geological Society of … Continued

National Science Foundation Releases 2013 Report on Women, Minorities, and Persons with Disabilities in Science and Engineering


Women, Minorities, and Persons with Disabilities in Science and Engineering provides statistical information about the participation of women, minorities, and persons with disabilities in science and engineering education and employment. The formal report, now in the form of a digest, … 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