Physical Science Department

Pam Nelson

Geology Instructor



Physical Science Department

Glendale Community College

6000 W. Olive Avenue

Glendale, Arizona 85302

Phone: 623.845.3680

FAX: 623.845.3846

Office: PS106



Pam's Course Syllabi and Teaching Resources

Geology Home Page  Physical Science Department  Glendale Community College

Current Schedule


Courses I usually teach include:


Links for GLG104 Laboratory Web Sites:

During certain Historical Geology (GLG 104) labs, students will be asked to access third-party web pages in order to complete their assignments. The following are web pages designed to manage these labs and make accessing the third-party pages easier for the students.

Exercise 5: Clocks in Rocks for Radiometric Decay/Half-lives Questions

Exercise 7: Dating Sequences, Observing Geologic Structures & Reading the Grand Canyon’s Rock Record

Exercise 8: Simulating the Process of Natural Selection - An Example Using Hyla regilla (Pacific Tree Frogs)

Exercise 12: Part I: Giant Terrestrial Mammals of the Cenozoic and Part II: Human Evolution

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