CSULB Geology Students Will Explore Hawaiian Archipelago

Published January 3, 2023

Andrea Balbas, a geology assistant professor at Cal State Long Beach, spoke with the Long Beach Press-Telegram about leading a group of exceptional students on a research cruise to study ancient underwater volcanos along the Hawaiian Archipelago. The 30-day cruise will begin in February and is the first of its kind for the university. Funding was provided by the National Science Foundation that also pays for the students' transportation and work.