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Spend Spring Break in Death Valley!

Spend Spring Break 2019 in Death Valley, California with other first and second year undergraduates. No background in Earth and environmental science required!

The intent of the excursion is to observe fabulous geology while taking a well-earned break from spring classes. Students will work in small groups at sites to observe and collect data. Students will receive 2 academic credits for their work during the trip.

More information can be found here:

Apply by November 9, 2018. Questions? Email Professor Nicholas Christie-Blick at

James H. and Christine Turk Berick Center for Student Advising


403 Alfred Lerner Hall
2920 Broadway
New York, NY 10027

Call: (212) 854-6378

Fax: (212) 854-2458

Office Hours
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Walk-in Hours (Sept-May)
3:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.