Location: Stanford University
see Map showing Mitchell
Map showing Bloch
This will be the 361st meeting since 1954.
Dr. Joyce Blueford received her undergraduate degree from U.C. Berkeley and Ph.D. from U.C. Santa Cruz. She worked 14 years at U.S. Geological Survey in Menlo Park. She founded and is President of the Math Science Nucleus (http://msnucleus.org/), a non profit science research and education organization. As a geologist, Dr. Joyce Blueford has distinguished herself in the field of radiolarian micropaleontology and sedimentology in California, Alaska, the Russian Far East, and Siberian Platform. She had written over 30 papers, including editing eight scientific books. As an educator, she has designed numerous classes in geology and science education. She has written six volumes of curriculum, which are used around the world. She started a non-profit, Math/Science Nucleus which is devoted to increasing science to children throughout the world. She has been the lead researcher on several projects including the integration of pen computers into schools and the use of Internet technology to create a new medium of electronic textbooks. She currently is working on establishing the Integrating Science, Math, and Technology Program in the African country of Eritrea.
If you want to pay in advance:
Stanford faculty and students: Please make dinner reservations by March 12. Contact Dr. Juhn Liou via his mailbox (and leave check), Geological and Environmental Sciences Office, Geocorner - Bldg. 320 (Rm. 118). Make checks out to "PGS."
All others, including faculty and students from other Bay Area universities and colleges and USGS: Please make dinner reservations by March 12. Contact Janice Sellers, at Seismological Society of America, 201 Plaza Professional Building, El Cerrito, CA 94530, phone (510) 559-1780. Send check made out to "PGS" to Janice.
Dinner is $30.00. Includes wine (5:30 to 6:15 PM.), dinner (6:15-7:30 PM.), tax, and tip.
For students from all universities and colleges, the dinner, including the social 3/4-hour, is $5.00 and is partially subsidized thanks to the School of Earth Sciences, Stanford University (Note, no-show reservations owe the full price).
Doris, whose wonderful crew prepares our meals, asked that we let you know that people who are late RSVP'ing and people who show up without a reservation will be welcome but that they will be eating on paper plates with plastic utensils (food supply permitting).
Dues for Academic Year 2003-2004 ($10.00) should be sent to Janice Sellers, Seismological Society of America, 201 Plaza Professional Building, El Cerrito, CA 94530. Janice's phone: (510) 559-1780.
Officers: Cheryl Smith, President; Mike Diggles, Vice President; Vicki Langenheim, Secretary; Janice Sellers, Treasurer; Adina Paytan, Field-Trip Czarina