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 Field Camp 1985

The group in the Bingham pit. Seated, l to r: Fidele, Mary, Jeff, Dave, Karen, Tom, Arthur. Kneeling: James S, Randy. Standing: Anthony, Gary (striped shirt), Mark, Lisa, Christopher (camera), Frank (blue hat), Marc, Andy (Nike), Brian (12), Dan (shiny buckle), Al, ?. Two guys in yellow hardhats in the last row, left, are Jim Taylor and Mike; the three others in that row can't be identified.  Credit: Frank Pazzaglia.  Thanks to Dan Black for some of the IDs.

Field Camp 1985

In 1985 options for the Geosciences degree were the general option, biogeology, and geophysics.  The general option and biogeology required Geosc 470, Introduction to Field Geology, during the academic year and summer Geosc 472, Field Geology.  A pre-camp cross-country excursion was available as GSc 471.


Attendee List
Name Contact
Ginette Abdo
Karen Bergmann  
Jeffrey (Jeff) Berta  
Daniel (Dan) Black  
Brian Breisinger  
Eric Brosius  
William (Bill) Brusse  
Andrew (Andy) Donnelly  
Randy Farmerie  
Fred Flint  
Mary Griffith  
Donald Hartshorn  
Gary Herbert  
Raymond Kassab  
Thomas Koch  
Arthur Lee  
Anthony Mancini  
Christopher Manga  
Deborah Mosconi  
Frank Pazzaglia  
Michael (Mike) Robertson  
Lisa Romankiew  
James Salyer  
Marc Saccarelli  
Mark Skrobacz  
James (Jim) Taylor  
Fidele Tchinda  
Paul Werner  


   Duff Gold, Dave Eggler, Bill Duke, Tom Gardner

   Al Lacazette (who, as of 2008, is in Pittsburgh)

Where They Stayed
   Northwest Community College, Powell, Wyoming; Alta Peruvian Lodge, Alta, Utah; Monroe Hot Springs, Utah

Major Projects
   Elk Basin, Salt Lake area surficial deposits, Gun Club quarry, Marysvale volcanics, Alta overthrust, Alta stock

Click here for Frank Pazzaglia's funny stories of Field Camp 1985

Click here for Dave Eggler's memories of Field Camp 1985

Click on the thumbnails to enlarge: (thanks to Frank Pazzaglia for most of the photos)


Alumni Field Camp 1985 Photos
Van Hise's Rock, Wisconsin
Barbican, Wisconsin
Duff atop Heart Mtn More atop Heart Mtn Eric and Lisa atop Heart Mtn Tired after the Heart Mtn hike
Big Al and Dr Whu at Soda Butte Group at Soda Butte Dented van at Tower Falls Devils Tower
Earthquake Lake Warfield fossil fish quarry Gun Club Quarry, SLC Fidele at the Stillwater
Closeup of quarry photo Swimming in kettle lake closeup Mapping hard on the last day
Alta Peruvian Lodge, last evening trip home, making friends in Nebraska