The Keck Geology Consortium
The Keck Geology Consortium is a multi-college collaboration focused on enriching undergraduate education through development of high-quality research experiences. Now in its 20th year, the Consortium has been a fundamental component of the undergraduate-research landscape since its inaugural projects in 1987. In >200 sponsored projects to date, the Consortium has supported 1550 undergraduate students from 140 schools across the nation. Programs have involved over 115 faculty representing 50 different colleges, universities, governmental agencies, and businesses (529 faculty positions overall, with many faculty as repeat participants).