Scientist in the Spotlight: Geologist

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Naturalists' Lab

Free with museum admission

Molly smiles holding a large rock in front of a big lake.

Discover what it’s like to be a Geologist. Join Molly McCreary to explore what it is like to study natural hazards map landslides!  See and touch real gear used in the field, rocks from Alaska, compasses, GPS equipment, and photos of landslides in Utah and Alaska. Try your hand at using a compass.

Scientist in the Spotlight is held on the first and third Friday of each month from 2–4 p.m. in the Naturalists Lab. The program allows Museum guests to meet real scientists and discuss their research. See link below for additional scientists in the series.

Included in Museum admission, free to members and University of Utah faculty, staff, and students with a current U ID.

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