Learning by doing

  • Steven Lundblad writes down measurements while leveling with UH-Hilo geology students at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park on Nov. 6.

  • Sadie Nguyen and Steven Lundblad discuss measurements while leveling at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park on Nov. 6. (Kelsey Walling/Hawaii Tribune-Herald)

Instead of relaxing on a day off from school, seven students decided to wake up early on a recent Saturday for a long day of data collection.