Whipple-Coddington Professor of Geology Robert Gastaldo is co-organizer of a workshop titled “Innovative Approaches to Teaching Sedimentary Geology, Geomorphology, and Paleontology,” to be held June 15-20, 2014, at the University of St. Thomas in Saint Paul, Minn.

The workshop is designed to explore which innovative strategies can be used to develop a more integrated approach to understanding processes and addressing research questions within and between these fields. In addition to running and presenting in a teaching strategies session, Gastaldo is in charge of a mini-workshop on writing strategies in the curriculum.