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Zaprowski, Brent

Faculty, Geography and Geosciences

Henson Science Hall (HS) 157N
410-677-5308 or ext 75308
bjzaprowskisalisburyedu
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Courses  []

2014 Spring

  • GEOG 104-010 EARTH & SPACE SCIENCE
    An introductory course in earth and space science for prospective elementary school teachers. An examination of the physical character of the Earth and its place in the solar system. Students can not receive credit for both GEOG 104 and GEOG 105. Prerequisite: Intended for elementary education majors. Three hours lecture and one two-hour lab per week. Meets General Education IVA or IVB (Prior to Fall 2008: IIIA or IIIB).
  • GEOG 104-011 EARTH & SPACE SCIENCE
    An introductory course in earth and space science for prospective elementary school teachers. An examination of the physical character of the Earth and its place in the solar system. Students can not receive credit for both GEOG 104 and GEOG 105. Prerequisite: Intended for elementary education majors. Three hours lecture and one two-hour lab per week. Meets General Education IVA or IVB (Prior to Fall 2008: IIIA or IIIB).
  • GEOG 104-012 EARTH & SPACE SCIENCE
    An introductory course in earth and space science for prospective elementary school teachers. An examination of the physical character of the Earth and its place in the solar system. Students can not receive credit for both GEOG 104 and GEOG 105. Prerequisite: Intended for elementary education majors. Three hours lecture and one two-hour lab per week. Meets General Education IVA or IVB (Prior to Fall 2008: IIIA or IIIB).
  • GEOG 411-010 GEOMORPHOLOGY
    Study of the surface of the earth and the geologic processes that modify it. Topics include the weathering and erosion of rocks, the deposition of sediments, the classification of landforms, and the long-term evolution of landscapes. One three-day field trip is optional. Prerequisites: GEOL 103 and junior standing. Three hours lecture, two hours lab per week.
  • GEOG 411-011 GEOMORPHOLOGY
    Study of the surface of the earth and the geologic processes that modify it. Topics include the weathering and erosion of rocks, the deposition of sediments, the classification of landforms, and the long-term evolution of landscapes. One three-day field trip is optional. Prerequisites: GEOL 103 and junior standing. Three hours lecture, two hours lab per week.
  • GEOL 211-001 SEDIMENT ANALYSIS
    Lab-based course designed to introduce students to the most common methodologies field scientists use to measure, analyze and classify sediments. Two hours laboratory per week.

2014 Summer I

  • GEOG 141-701 CURRENT ISSUES IN EARTH SCI
    Teaches non-science majors how to critically evaluate contemporary Earth Science topics of public interest as reported in the media. Learn about the science behind issues such as terminology, processes, data analysis and underlying assumptions. Differing viewpoints and ethical considerations are discussed. Two hours lecture, two hours discussion per week. Meets General Education IVB (Prior to Fall 2008: IIIB).

2014 Fall

  • GEOG 104-010 EARTH & SPACE SCIENCE
    An introductory course in earth and space science for prospective elementary school teachers. An examination of the physical character of the Earth and its place in the solar system. Students can not receive credit for both GEOG 104 and GEOG 105. Prerequisite: Intended for elementary education majors. Three hours lecture and one two-hour lab per week. Meets General Education IVA or IVB (Prior to Fall 2008: IIIA or IIIB).
  • GEOG 104-011 EARTH & SPACE SCIENCE
    An introductory course in earth and space science for prospective elementary school teachers. An examination of the physical character of the Earth and its place in the solar system. Students can not receive credit for both GEOG 104 and GEOG 105. Prerequisite: Intended for elementary education majors. Three hours lecture and one two-hour lab per week. Meets General Education IVA or IVB (Prior to Fall 2008: IIIA or IIIB).
  • GEOG 104-012 EARTH & SPACE SCIENCE
    An introductory course in earth and space science for prospective elementary school teachers. An examination of the physical character of the Earth and its place in the solar system. Students can not receive credit for both GEOG 104 and GEOG 105. Prerequisite: Intended for elementary education majors. Three hours lecture and one two-hour lab per week. Meets General Education IVA or IVB (Prior to Fall 2008: IIIA or IIIB).
  • GEOG 104-040 EARTH & SPACE SCIENCE
    An introductory course in earth and space science for prospective elementary school teachers. An examination of the physical character of the Earth and its place in the solar system. Students can not receive credit for both GEOG 104 and GEOG 105. Prerequisite: Intended for elementary education majors. Three hours lecture and one two-hour lab per week. Meets General Education IVA or IVB (Prior to Fall 2008: IIIA or IIIB).
  • GEOG 104-450 EARTH & SPACE SCIENCE
    An introductory course in earth and space science for prospective elementary school teachers. An examination of the physical character of the Earth and its place in the solar system. Students can not receive credit for both GEOG 104 and GEOG 105. Prerequisite: Intended for elementary education majors. Three hours lecture and one two-hour lab per week. Meets General Education IVA or IVB (Prior to Fall 2008: IIIA or IIIB).
  • GEOL 206-011 HISTORICAL GEOLOGY
    Study of the history of the earth and the principles used to decipher the earth's past from the rock record. Includes study of stratigraphic principles, key fossil groups and relative and absolute dating techniques. One weekend field trip is required. Prerequisite: C or better in GEOL 103. Three hours lecture, two hours lab per week.

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Awards, Scholarship & Creative Works:  []

Article(s)

Stamm, J.F., Hendricks, R.R., Sawyer, J.F., Mahan, S.A., Zaprowski, B.J., Geibel, N.M. & Azzolini, D.C. 
(2013). 
Late Quarternary stream piracy and strath terrace formation along the Belle Fourche and lower Cheyenne Rivers, South Dakota and Wyoming. 
Geomorphology, 
197, 
10-20. 
Ward, L.G., Zaprowski, B.J., Trainer, K.D. & Davis, P.T. 
(2008). 
Stratigraphy, pollen history & geochronology of tidal marshes in a Gulf of Maine estuarine system: Climatic & relative sea level impacts. 
Marine Geology, 
256, 
1-17. 
Zaprowski, B. J., Evenson, E. B, & Epstein, J. B. 
(2002). 
Stream piracy in the Black Hills: A Geomorphology lab exercise. 
Journal of Geoscience Education, 
50(4), 
380-388. 
Zaprowski, B. & Evenson, E. 
(2001). 
KnickOne propagation in the Black Hills & Northern High Plains: A Different perspective on the late cenozoic exhumation of the Laramide Rocky Mountains. 
Geology, 
29(6), 
457 +. 

Book(s)

Zaprowski, B. (2013) An Introduction to Oceans and Coasts. United States: Kendall Hunt.
Zaprowski, B. (2009) Earth & beyond: An introduction to earth-space science, 2nd ed. Kendall-Hunt.
Zaprowski, B.J. (2008) Earth & beyond: An introduction to earth-space science laboratory manual (4th ed.) Dubuque, IA: Kendall-Hunt.
Zaprowski, B. J. (2006) Earth and Beyond: An Introduction to Earth-Space Science. Dubuque, Iowa: Kendall/Hunt Publishing Co..

Presentations

Zaprowski, B.J. (2009). Using E-books to teach introductory earth science courses: Thoughts & perspectives. Presented at the Pennsylvania Geographical Society annual meeting. Presented at Pennsylvania Geographical Society, West Chester University, West Chester, PA.
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Edited Books

Folkoff, ME., Parnell, D.V. Skeeter, B.R. & Aguilar, A., Contributing authors. (2011). Earth & Beyond: An Inroduction to Earth-Space Science Laboratory Manual, 5th ed. revised. Kendall-Hunt.

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