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Jerry Harris
Works at Dixie State "University"
Attended University of Colorado at Boulder
Lives in St. George, UT
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"Geology is a gorgeous way to look into the abyss."

"You should take a geology class because it will fundamentally change the way you view the world."

"Geology helps the land tell you stories."

Just a few of the quotable gems in this terrific article on why everyone should take geology class as their science elective. 
Let me start by defending geology’s honor. Is there any other discipline that a rhyme so easily reduces to ridicule? Nearly every campus has some version of “rocks for jocks,” the intro geology course touted as the easiest way for granite-brained humanities majors to fulfill their science requirements without significant...
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Elephant Arch in the Red Cliffs Desert Preserve. A great but sandy hike! #geology #utah
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Mud cracks in a wash north of North Las Vegas, on the new Tule Springs National Monument.
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More gorgeous mineral specimens from the Tucson Gem & Mineral Show. No, I can't hold a camera phone still enough to take a non-blurry photo.
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From a hike I went on yesterday.
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The Moon over Navajo Sandstone, The Maze area behind Dammeron Valley, Utah. #geology
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Volcano in the snow....
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Aquamarine on muscovite at the Tucson Gem & Mineral Show. You could buy a car for what this gorgeous specimen costs (see the tag)!
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Patricia Williams: The rise in academic book bannings and firings is compounded by the US's growing disregard for scholarship itself
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Olympia Fields, IL - Colorado Springs, CO - Boulder, CO - Denver,CO - Dallas, TX - Albuquerque, NM - Drexel Hill, PA
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  • Dixie State "University"
    Associate Professor, 2004 - present
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  • University of Colorado at Boulder
    Geoscience, 1990 - 1993
  • Southern Methodist University
    Earth & Environmental Science, 1995 - 1997
  • University of Pennsylvania
    Earth & Environmental Science, 2000 - 2004
  • University of Colorado at Colorado Springs
    Psychology, 1988 - 1989
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