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 Field Camp 1993

Flagstaff Peak, Alta, Utah. Credit: Frank Pazzaglia

Field Camp 1993

Field course offerings in 1993 were Geosc 471, the pre-camp cross-country excursion, and Geosc 472, Field Geology.


Attendee List
Name Contact 
Mike Appleby  
Jennifer DeLurio  
Joe Dzvonik  
Tom Gebbie  
Andy Hoover  
Jason Lynch  
Steve Nelson  
Trish Newdeck  
Dan Ombalski  
Steve Petsch  
Ben Pursell  
Geoff Rawling  
Scott Robinson  
Eric Rufe  
Jamie Shallenberger  
Scott Snyder  
Greg Symons  
Brett Wambold  
Shep Winckler  
Marc Zeisloft  


Duff Gold, Dave Eggler

   Kevin (Doc) Hoover, Frank Pazzaglia, Barbara Marin, Shana Gordon Tritsch

Where They Stayed
   YBRA, Red Lodge, Montana; U of U, Salt Lake City; Alta Peruvian Lodge, Alta, Utah; Richfield, Utah

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

Some of Dave Eggler's "Silly Awards"
   Geoff: The Dave Eggler Dry Humor Award -- always ready with a cynical response
   Trish: Dedication Award -- wish we could buy you a car, but you get Brett & Jamie instead!
   Jason: TA "Brown"-Nosing Award
   Mike: Most Likely Convert to Mormonism -- nice, blonde hair, might enjoy three wives
   Jennifer: Alf Engen Award -- best parallel skiing off Cardiff Peak
   Joe: Experimental Physics Award -- a living experiment in black-body radiation
   Tom: The Human Thermostat -- "air on," "air off"
   Andy: The Calgary Stampede Award -- "Hey, Steve, can cows climb?"
   Dan: The Who Dan Award for allegedly being attacked by an owl.  But who knows? After all, it's Dan.
   Steve P: A Stephen Sondheim Award for show tunes far, far, far off-Broadway
   Ben: "Clothes Optional" Award, especially when beer's involved
   Scott R: "Is this an A?" "Is this a hottub?"
   Eric: Trivial Pursuit Award for best recall of trivia, unless they involve geology
   Jamie: "Shoes?"
   Scott S: Library of Congress Reference Award -- "But this is all common knowledge"
   Greg: The Zip Code Award -- up to four postcards a day
   Brett: G-String Award -- for most obscene shorts
   Marc: Kindercare Award

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


Alumni Field Camp 1993 Photos
T-shirt back
DuPage County, IL landfill
Van Hise's Rock, Wisconsin
Baraboo, Wisconsin Barbican Pipestone, MN Badlands
Scenic, South Dakota Homestake Mine Mt Rushmore Devils Tower
Thermopolis Tensleep Canyon, Wyoming Powder River Pass Powder River Pass
Granite Pass, Beartooth Highway Beartooth Race The Bat, Belfry, MT Stillwater Complex
Duff's birthday at YBRA YBRA Gros Ventre landslide area Shana in Warfield Springs quarry
Monroe Quarry, Wasatch fault Gilbert delta, SLC area Frank shows glacial features in Little Cottonwood Canyon  yes, but it's only dirt! Frank on the White Pine Slide, Little Cottonwood
Frank and Sarah