Student Authors and Links to Their Publications
SUU geology majors are required to complete an undergraduate research project resulting in a thesis and a conference presentation. The best theses can be submitted to a journal for publication. Here are examples of student-published projects.
Claire Cleveland (class of 2015) - Insights into the Late Quaternary Paleoenvironment of Northwestern Arizona
Structural Geology Class Project (fall semester, 2014) - Strain Accommodation in the Footwall of the Rubys Inn Thrust Fault, Hillsdale Canyon, Southern Utah
Spencer Francisco (class of 2014) - Five Tectonic Settings in Five National Parks and Forests: A Field Camp Experience
Genevieve Kidman (class of 2015) - Evidence of Large Scale Tectonic Processes on the Tharsis Rise, Mars
Skyler May and Roger Leavitt (class of 2012) - Extent and Mechanism of Footwall Shear Adjacent to the Rubys Inn Thrust Fault, Southern Utah