Power Point Presentations and information for GEO 102, Fall Semester 2013
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Syllabus for Fall 2013, GEO 102
Schedule for Fall 2013

Power point handouts and notices
August 20, 2013

Map that we used in class in case you want an extra copy

August 22, 2013

August 27, 2013

August 29, 2013

    RAT 1

September 3, 2013
    This material will likely take more than one day.

September 10
     RAT 2

September 17, 2013

September 19 =  second poster

September 24 = groups answer questions
Review questions for exam

Study session is Wednesday, Sept 25 at 3-5 PM in LSCB 119

September 26 = Exam 1

October 1, 2013
    This is a really long power point that covers several days of material, not just one.

October 3, 2013
    Returned and went over Exam 1 - Answers to Exam 1
    Completed lecture on "mass wasting"
    Assignmetns due on Tuesday:
      1. Turn in completed peer evaluations (if you missed class Thursday, you can download the appropriate evaluation here.
        You have to print out enough to complete an evaluation of each team member excluding yourself.
        Conscientious completion of the evaluation will add 5 points to your exam score.
            Team 1, Team 2, Team 3, Team 4, Team 5, Team 6, Team 7, Team 8, Team 9, Team 10, Team 11, Team 12, Team 13

       2. Everyone on the team had a different assignment. These are due on Thursday and will be used as the basis for the team activity.
        You will receive an individual grade (same value as an iRAT) on this assignment. If you missed class, please do this assignment.

October 10, 2013: Team activity on mass wasting. Please come prepared with your assignment (#2 above) done.

Perceiving hurricane risk survey
A graduate student in the Department of Geosciences at Mississippi State University would appreciate your participation in an online research study about the way you perceive hurricane risk. To take the survey, click on the following link https://msuas.co1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_3W2yzK9HnCUwOdT. If you have any questions or concerns regarding the survey, you may contact the graduate student, Idamis Del Valle-Martínez at id62@msstate.edu. You may also contact her thesis advisor, Dr. Kathleen Sherman-Morris at kms5@geosci.msstate.edu. Your participation in this research study is completely voluntary. If you choose not to participate, it will not affect your grade in this class.

October 15, 2013
: This is the material you should understand before the next iRAT and activity. We will cover most of this on Tuesday, finish it on Thursday, and watch the video on the Midwestern flood of 1993. iRAT on Tuesday, Oct. 22, followed by activity on flooding on Thursday, Oct. 24.

Readings for iRAT and activity

October 29, 2013
    Review questions for Exam 2

October 31, 2013
    In class team activity review.

Friday, November 1...study session with Hunter in LSCB 119 at 1:00 PM

November 5, 2013
    Exam 2

November 7, 2013

November 12, 2013
     Return and review Exam 2, Start desert activity
     Exam 2 answers

November 14, 2013
     Complete desert activity

November 19, 2013

   Review questions for RAT on glaciers

November 21, 2013 - iRAT and tRAT on glaciers, start activity on glaciers

On November 24, students in this class will receive an email asking you to take two surveys. If you complete both of these before the last day of class, I will add 5 points to Exam 2.
   1.  Student Critical Thinking and Collaboration Pre/Post-test
   2.  Student Satisfaction and Engagement Survey

If you do not receive the survey in you jagmail account, please check your "spam folder" The email should be bld be from Ronald Styron. If you still cannot find it, please email him directly at rastyron@southalabama.edu

November 26, 2013 - Skits on glaciers

December 3, 2013 - Coastal processes

December 5, 2013 - In class team review for exam