Finding foliation

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Analyzing the fault zone of Taww, Oman


My name is Cece Hurtado and I am a junior Geology major working with Professor Chuck Bailey over the summer. This past winter break I was fortunate enough to have traveled to Oman, a relatively little-known country in the Arabian Gulf, as part of a cross-disciplinary study abroad experience. I had lived there during my middle school and early high school years and consider it a home in many ways, so you can imagine my enthusiasm when I was approached with the idea of doing my senior thesis on the geology of Oman.

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