<div dir="ltr"><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">Dear all,</span><u></u><u></u></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">Registration is now open for the 5<sup>th</sup> Biennial Structural Geology and Tectonics Forum!</span><u></u><u></u></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">Please join us for field trips, workshops and plenary sessions.</span><u></u><u></u></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black;text-indent:0.5in"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">When: January 4<sup>th</sup>-7<sup>th</sup> with an optional San Andreas Fault Field Trip 8-9<sup>th</sup>.</span><u></u><u></u></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black;text-indent:0.5in"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">Where: Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ</span><u></u><u></u></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">We hope to see you there!</span><u></u><u></u></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">Ramon and Kim</span><u></u><u></u></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif"><br></span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">Click here to register and learn more about the forum:</span><u></u><u></u></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black"><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:Times,serif"><a href="https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__serc.carleton.edu_NAGTWorkshops_structure_2018-5FForum_index.html&d=DwMFaQ&c=l45AxH-kUV29SRQusp9vYR0n1GycN4_2jInuKy6zbqQ&r=WEMrDCFJQuie4PgvGyOBhue3VDoOECo3RNv5m35KbzA&m=uth5RDMmGPNT5YSWiJBF2cIbA9KC7LBouif1ljknXJ0&s=fbqWjAOYc28VuApRNuqbz2IU-QJO1ze6LrT0mB7jEn4&e=" target="_blank"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Calibri,sans-serif">https://serc.carleton.edu/<wbr>NAGTWorkshops/structure/2018_<wbr>Forum/index.html</span></a></span><u></u><u></u></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black"><u></u> <u></u></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">Forum at a glance:</span><u></u><u></u></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black"><b><u><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">Field Trips:</span></u></b><u></u><u></u></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black"><b><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">1. </span></b><b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">Overview of Phoenix Basin</span></b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans Unicode",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)"> </span><i><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">(led by Ramón Arrowsmith, ASU)</span></i><u></u><u></u></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black"><b><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">2. </span></b><b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">Proterozoic Construction of Continental Crust, Extreme Cenozoic Crustal Extension</span></b><em><span style="font-family:"Lucida Sans",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)"> (</span></em><i><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">Led by Stephen Reynolds and Julia Johnson, School of Earth and Space Exploration, ASU</span></i><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans Unicode",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">)</span><u></u><u></u></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black"><b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">3. Southern San Andreas Fault </span></b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans Unicode",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">(Led by </span><i><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">Kim Blisniuk, SJSU and Ramon Arrowsmith, ASU</span></i><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans Unicode",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">)</span><u></u><u></u></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black"><b><u><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">Workshops:</span></u></b><u></u><u></u></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">1. </span><b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">Teaching Structural Geology and Tectonics </span></b><i><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">(TBA)</span></i><u></u><u></u></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">2. </span><b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">Geometric statistics for geologic data</span></b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans Unicode",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)"> (</span><i><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">Josh Davis, Carleton College</span></i><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans Unicode",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">)</span><u></u><u></u></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">3. </span><b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">Build your own rock deformation apparatus: Experimental rock deformation</span></b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans Unicode",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)"> (</span><i><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">Phil Skemer, Washington University in St. Louis</span></i><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans Unicode",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">)</span><u></u><u></u></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">4. </span><b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">Review and demonstration of available geodetic imaging resources - OpenTopography, NCALM, UNAVCO + teaching curricula developed for <a href="https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__serc.carleton.edu_getsi_index.html&d=DwMFaQ&c=l45AxH-kUV29SRQusp9vYR0n1GycN4_2jInuKy6zbqQ&r=WEMrDCFJQuie4PgvGyOBhue3VDoOECo3RNv5m35KbzA&m=uth5RDMmGPNT5YSWiJBF2cIbA9KC7LBouif1ljknXJ0&s=huZHrR_VWMJPdgcFEZIPljEtZvZulOo24Jg8L6DjuTI&e=" target="_blank"><span style="color:rgb(238,119,119)">GETSI</span></a></span></b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans Unicode",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)"> (</span><i><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">Chris Crosby and colleagues–UNAVCO</span></i><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans Unicode",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">)</span><u></u><u></u></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">5. </span><b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">Google Earth for On-Site and Distance Education</span></b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans Unicode",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)"> </span><i><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">(Steve Whitmeyer, James Madision)</span></i><u></u><u></u></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black"><b><u><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">Plenary sessions:</span></u></b><u></u><u></u></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">1. </span><b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">Effective teaching structural geology and tectonics</span></b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans Unicode",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)"> (</span><i><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">Organizers: Rick Allmendinger–Cornell and Pete Lippert–Utah</span></i><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans Unicode",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">)</span><u></u><u></u></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black"><b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">2. Shear zones</span></b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans Unicode",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)"> (</span><i><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">Organizers: Daniel Lao Davila–Oklahoma State, Elisabeth Nadin–Alaska, and Sarah Roeske–UC Davis</span></i><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans Unicode",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">)</span><u></u><u></u></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;font-size:12pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">3. </span><b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">Tectonics of Western North America: What's new?</span></b><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans Unicode",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)"> (</span><i><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">Organizers: Amanda Hughes–Arizona and Barbara Carrapa–Arizona</span></i><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:"Lucida Sans Unicode",sans-serif;color:rgb(51,51,51)">)</span></p><div><br></div>-- <br><div class="gmail_signature"><div dir="ltr"><div><div dir="ltr"><div><div dir="ltr"><font color="#20124d"><b><i>Dr. Kim Blisniuk</i></b></font><div><font color="#20124d"><b><i>Assistant Professor</i></b></font></div><div><br></div><div><b><i>Address:</i></b></div><div>San Jose State University</div><div>Department of Geology</div><div>One Washington Square, Duncan Hall Room 222</div><div>San Jose, CA 95192-0201</div><div><br></div><div>Phone: (408) 924-5045</div><div>e-mail: <a href="mailto:kimberly.blisniuk@gmail.com" target="_blank">kimberly.blisniuk@</a><a href="http://sjsu.edu" target="_blank">sjsu.edu</a></div></div></div></div></div></div></div>
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