Material Loans and Workshops

Borrowing or Requesting Geological Materials from ASU GES:

If you are a faculty member at a higher education institution looking to borrow geological samples, please contact GES lab manager Anthony Love ( 

If you are a K12 or informal science educator looking for rock and fossil samples, please contact GES outreach coordinator Marta Toran ( 

Click here to browse our LOANER KITS.

Workshops and Meetings:

Members of the Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences organize educational workshops and meetings for students of all ages, teachers, and the general public. Please contact Dr. Bill Anderson the Department Chair ( for general questions, Dr. Andrew Heckert ( for paleontology related workshops and Marta Toran ( for workshops for teachers. 

Past events:

  • NC Space Grant Teachers Workshop (dates TBA)
  • Souteastern Association of Vertebrate Paleontologists Meeting (August 9-11, 2012)
  • NC Space Grant Teachers Workshop (summer 2011)