The Compass: Earth Science Journal of Sigma Gamma Epsilon is the peer-reviewed, official publication of the Society of Sigma Gamma Epsilon, an Earth Science honorary founded on March 30, 1915, at The University of Kansas. The Society was established to recognize scholarship and professionalism in the Earth Sciences with the objectives of scholastic, scientific, and professional advancement of its members and the extension of relations of friendship and assistance among colleges and universities which are devoted to the advancement of the Earth Sciences.

Current Issue: Volume 86, Issue 4 (2014)

Brecciated Selenite Plug Dome, Capitol Reef National Park, Utah. Photo by Larry Davis.



Characterization of the Major Ions of Coal Creek Near Cedar City, Utah
Jared Bryce Weaver, Christopher Lamb, Kim Weaver, Jason Kaiser, and J. Ty Redd


Strain Accomodation in the Footwall of the Rubys Inn Thrust Fault, Hillsdale Canyon, Southern Utah
Claire Cleveland, Rhiannon M. Garrard, Devin M. McLemore, Jeff C.E. Yon, Genevieve Kidman, and John S. MacLean

Brecciated Selenite Plug Dome, Capitol Reef National Park, Utah


Larry E. Davis
Aaron W. Johnson
James C. Walters