CSUF News Service
Geology Students Study in Argentina
May 7, 2015
Geologist and volcano expert Vali Memeti is taking five undergraduate geology majors to the foothills of the Andes and the Altiplano-Puna in northwestern Argentina to conduct fieldwork through geologic mapping on intrusive and volcanic magma systems.
During the three-week trip, beginning May 10, the assistant professor of geological sciences and her students — Michelle Barboza, Lizzeth Flores, David Morales, Hogan Rangel and Bayne Westrick-Snapp — will work with faculty and student researchers from USC and Universidad Nacional de La Rioja.
The College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics is subsidizing this independent study program.