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Earth Sciences 118
University of Calgary
2500 University Dr NW
Calgary, AB T2N 1N4 Canada
T. 403.220.5184
geoscience@ucalgary.ca

2017 Field Schools Schedule

Safety Essentials:  click here for safety information relevant to all Geoscience field schools

IMPORTANT NOTICE: All students must attend the Orientation and Safety Meeting prior to taking any field school as outlined below. 
 
      MAY 2017:

Spring courses
GLGY435 B01        April 28, 2017
GLGY435 B02        April 28, 2017
GLGY435 B03        April 27, 2017
GLGY537 B01        May 1, 2017

AUGUST 2017

GLGY337 B01-B02     August 9, 2017
GLGY337 B03-B04     August 14, 2017
GLGY337 B05-B06     August 19, 2017

GLGY435 B01   August 15, 2017
GLGY435 B02   August 21, 2017

GLGY441/639       August 21, 2017

GLGY545            August 21, 2017

GOPH549     B01     August 21, 2017
                 B02     August 27, 2017

 NOTE: If you cannot attend as scheduled for your section due to illness or family emergency, please contact your instructor as soon as possible.



Spring-Summer-Fall Sessions 2017

***** Information herein is tentative and subject to change due to numerous factors. *****

All information relevant to the course will be posted on D2L by the instructor.

How do I register in a Field School? To be allowed to register in a field school send an email to Rofina Groebmair <rgroebma@ucalgary.ca> with your Name, UCID, exact course number with section number, specifying Spring or Summer session and instructor name by March 1st.  Rofina will later put an allow on the course for you and email you a confirmation with needed details.  You will then be able to register yourself in the course.  Students registering in a section travelling in the USA will also be contacted by GROUP STUDIES to complete the registration process with them.

GLGY337 - Introduction to Geologic Field Methods 

Section Instructor Dates Travel Info
GLGY337 B01 - Summer TBA August 9 - 24, 2017 Alberta and BC
GLGY337 B02 - Summer tentative TBA August 9 - 24, 2017 Alberta and BC
GLGY337 B03 - Summer TBA August 14 - 29, 2017 Alberta and BC
GLGY337 B04 - Summer TBA August 14 - 29, 2017 Alberta and BC
GLGY337 B05 - Summer TBA August 19 - September 3, 2017 Alberta and BC
GLGY337 B06 - Summer TBA August 19 - September 3, 2017 Alberta and BC

GLGY435 - Field Methods II  - currently in development with details posted soon

Section Instructor Dates Travel Info

GLGY435 B01 Spring
GLGY435 B02 Spring
GLGY435 B03 Spring

B. Beauchamp
C. Henderson
D. Pattison

April 28 - May 12, 2017
April 28 - May 12, 2017
April 27 - May 11, 2017

Nevada, USA (GSP site)
Nevada, USA (GSP site)
Flin Flon, Manitoba

GLGY435 B01 Summer

GLGY435 B02 Summer

R.Meyer 

P. Pedersen

August 15-29, 2017

August 21 - September 1, 2017

Dillon, Montana USA (GSP)

Crowsnest Pass, AB

Advanced Field Schools  - currently in development with details posted soon

Section Instructor Dates Travel Info

GLGY537 B01 Spring

R. Meyer May 1-15, 2017

Utah, USA (GSP)

GLGY545 B01 Summer

S. Hubbard

August 21 - Sept 1, 2017

Grande Cache, AB

Hydro and Geophysics Field Schools  - currently in development with details posted soon

Section Instructor Dates Travel Info

GLGY441 B01 Summer
GLGY639 B01 Fall 

C. Ryan and M. Hayashi

August 21 - September 2, 2017
Tutorials September 5-8

Local - in Calgary

GOPH549 B01 Summer  
             B02 Summer 

K. Innanen, B. Karchewski
and R. Lauer

Field dates:
B01 - August 21 - 26, 2017
B02 - August 27 - Sept. 1, 2017
Tutorials through end of September on Campus

Castle Mountain, AB