Geologic Column: Beyond geology, field camps teach teamwork and inspire leadership

For undergraduate geology students, field camp is a rite of passage. And the importance of the experience, in terms of properly training and preparing geoscience students to become geoscience professionals, should not be underestimated. 

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Lisa A. Rossbacher

Lisa A. Rossbacher

Rossbacher, a geologist, is president of Humboldt State University in California. Email: Lisa.Rossbacher@humboldt.edu. The views expressed are those of the author in her private capacity and do not necessarily reflect the views of the university.

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