Seminar Series

Each semester, the Department of Geology and Environmental Geosciences, at Lafayette College, one of the top liberal arts colleges, hosts a weekly seminar series wherein speakers are invited to give a talk to the students and faculty of the department.

Each Semester the Department of Geology and Environmental Geosciences hosts a weekly seminar series where we invite speakers to give a talk to the students and faculty of the department. All presentations are on Fridays at 12:00 Noon, in Van Wickle 108, unless otherwise noted.

 

FALL SEMESTER 2015

Friday September 11th, 2015
Karen Smit
Gemological Institute of America
General topic:  TBA

Friday September 25th, 2015
Brett McLaurin
Bloomsburg University
Title: Quaternary Stratigraphy and Landscape Dynamics of the La Playa Archaeological Site, Northern Sonora, Mexico

Friday October 2nd, 2015
Kevin Uno
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory – Columbia University
General topic:  Paleoclimate

Friday November 6th, 2015
Joe Francica
Managing Director, Geospatial Industry Solutions at Pitney Bowes
General topic:  Geospatial Technology and Location Intelligence

Friday November 13th, 2015
Paul Harnik
Franklin & Marshall College
General topic:  Extinctions in the fossil record

Friday December 11th, 2015
Geology Thesis Student Mid-Project Reports

Past seminars can be found here.