Looking Back with Thanks; Leaping Ahead with Enthusiasm (11 Jan. 2023)

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With the bright outlook of a new year, the GSA Foundation is sincerely thankful for the generosity of our donors. Many GSA programs benefit from your support, and here are a few highlights from the last year. Thanks to your contributions, the GSA Foundation was able to fund a record thirty J. David Lowell Field […]

My Field Camp Experience: Zach Williams (27 Dec. 2022)

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Where did you attend field camp? I attended the University of Oklahoma’s Bartell Field Camp located in Cañon City, Colorado. We also took a ten-day regional trip to Vernal, Utah, and the Leadville region in Colorado. What did receiving the J. David Lowell Field Camp Scholarship mean to you? I was honored to have received […]

My Field Camp Experience: Savannah Devine (22 Dec. 2022)

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Where did you attend field camp? Italy—we mapped in the regions of Marche, Umbria, and Tuscany. What did receiving the J. David Lowell Field Camp Scholarship mean to you? To me, receiving this scholarship meant that my previous work as a geologist (such as undergraduate research and internships) had paid off and allowed me to […]

My Field Camp Experience: Megan Ryan (20 Dec. 2022)

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Where did you attend field camp? I attended The University of Akron field camp, which went to South Dakota and Wyoming. What did receiving the J. David Lowell Field Camp Scholarship mean to you? The J. David Lowell Field Camp Scholarship expanded the opportunities available to me. I was able to experience field camp without […]

My Field Camp Experience: Mable Hagans (15 Dec. 2022)

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Where did you attend field camp? Western Colorado University. What did receiving the J. David Lowell Field Camp Scholarship mean to you? Receiving this scholarship meant I was able to dedicate more time to my education prior to field camp rather than working to pay tuition. Not having that financial obligation really allowed me to […]

My Field Camp Experience: Leyla Namazie (13 Dec. 2022)

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Where did you attend field camp? This summer, I attended a field camp course with the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (SDSMT) entitled “Depositional Systems of Western California.” The course focused on the nature of submarine sedimentary deposits, with particular emphasis on submarine canyon formation. We spent the first week at Point Lobos […]

My Field Camp Experience: Kristi Rasmussen (8 Dec. 2022)

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Where did you attend field camp? I attended field camp through Utah State University, combined with Weber State University. Our course took us to some pretty incredible places I wouldn’t have gone otherwise, near Moab, Utah; Utah’s west desert; southern Idaho; and other local areas. What did receiving the J. David Lowell Field Camp Scholarship […]

My Field Camp Experience: Karrah Spendlove (6-7 Dec. 2022)

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Where did you attend field camp?  I attended field camp through the University of Utah, in and around Salt Lake City, Utah. What did receiving the J. David Lowell Field Camp Scholarship mean to you? The generous J. David Lowell Field Camp Scholarship allowed me to focus on completing field camp instead of splitting my […]

My Field Camp Experience: Justin Coley (1 Dec. 2022)

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Where did you attend field camp? I attended the Indiana University (IU) field camp in the Tobacco Root Mountains in southwest Montana. We also made field trips to Yellowstone National Park and Glacier National Park. What did receiving the J. David Lowell Field Camp Scholarship mean to you? I could not have afforded this opportunity […]

My Field Camp Experience: Jason Drebber (29 Nov. 2022)

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Where did you attend field camp? I participated in the Juneau Icefield Research Program in Juneau, Alaska. What did receiving the J. David Lowell Field Camp Scholarship mean to you? My receipt of this scholarship was recognition for all of the work that I put into school over the past five years. It gave me […]