Fall, 2018 Colloquium

Thursdays, 3:30PM unless otherwise indicated

Location: TBA

Post-talk reception TBA

August 29: No colloquium (first week of classes)

September 6: Phillips Lecture (with Plant Biology)
Steve Jackson, USGS, SW Climate Science Center, Tucson, AZ: climate and ecosystem

 September 13: Emily Finzel, U Iowa, sedimentary processes

September 20: Matt Winnick, UMass Amherst: terrestrial carbon and sulfur driven weathering, long term climate

September 27: 

October 4: Presentation of the Department of Geology 2018 Alumni Achievement Award
"The multi-million-pound uranium deposit at Panna Maria, TX and my 65-year journey in Geology"
Dr. Norb Cygan (B.S. '54; Ph.D. '62)

October 11: Gerard Roe, U Washington, climate dynamics and earth surface processes

October 18: Steve Marshak, U Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

October 25: Christine Powell, U Memphis, seismotectonics

November 1: Avner Vengosh, Duke University, Environmental Geochemistry

November 8: Jeffrey Park, Yale, Seismology/Mineral Physics/Tectonics

November 15: Brian Hedlund, UNLV
"Exploration of Unknown Microbial Life in Great Boiling Spring, Nevada"

November 22: No colloquium (Thanksgiving Break)

November 29:

December 6:

December 13: No colloquium (Reading Day)



Spring, 2019 Colloquium (in progress)