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Geoscience Students Attend Drilling Workshop

Posted on 3/29/2009 8:44:49 PM

Dr. Jon Lewis and Geoscience majors Matthew Harding, Rhet Richards, Mark Smith, and Surinder Tara attended a Pittsburgh Geological Society workshop on drilling.

They were introduced to well construction, environmental sampling techniques, monitoring equipment, and designing a drilling program. The workshop was offered to prepare students for jobs in the geosciences and to introduce them to professionals in the field today.