First day of Field Work

On Saturday October 8th, I went out into the field with Dr. Tyler and her class of undergraduate students. We visited the Brookville Causeway and the South Gate localities in Indiana. While Dr. Tyler led her students through the locality information, I was tasked with collecting abundance data from the Liberty formation from the causeway…

GSA Meeting -Graduate Perspective

I had a very enjoyable time at the Geological Society of America Conference. Highlights for this include: The Night at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science Reception This reception allowed for free entrance to the museum and its exhibits. My favorite of these was the Extreme Mammals exhibit which featured a full-scale model of…

GSA Meeting

The annual Geological Society of America national conference was very successful! Below are some highlights: Presenting research Getting to show what Dr. Tyler and I have been working so hard on to fellow scientists was a great opportunity. We had a tremendous amount of positive feedback, and suggestions for expanding¬†our project in the future. 2.¬†Seeing…