Beginning with the 1991 JMU catalog, the BA and BS degrees in geology require completion of a
" senior " research project under the supervision of a faculty member. This site is to answer Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about the research, and provide materials to help you prepare for the research, do the research, and present a formal report of results.
Each of the FAQ below gives you basic information about some aspect of the research, plus links to additional information.
Not that some of the pages below are pdf files that require an Adobe reader. If your computer does not have an adobe reader, go to this Trouble Shooting pdf files link to get more information.