Wanted: Poster (Blog #5)


It might be a few weeks later then I promised in my last post, but my final update is here at last. After seven weeks of working on this project this summer, I finished my poster for the Summer Research Showcase and headed back home. In this blog, I want to share what I did […]

Thin Sections and Cross Sections (Blog #4)


It’s been two weeks since my last post and I’m reaching the end of my research for this summer. Within the next week, I should have the final versions of my maps and figures and my poster completed. But I don’t want to get ahead of myself, so let’s talk about what I have been […]

Off the Edge of the Map (Blog #3)

The drafts of the map with all the rock unit filled in

After nearly two weeks of work, my maps are finally finished! Well, they’re finished for now. I will definitely continue adjusting the contacts and faults in the coming weeks, but they are at the point that I can move on to my next challenge: cross sections. But before I write about those, I’ll briefly describe […]