Each semester the Department of Geology and Environmental Geosciences hosts a seminar series of invited speakers.

All presentations are on Fridays at 12:00 Noon, in Van Wickle 108, unless otherwise noted.

Wednesday September 7th, 2016

Christine McCarthy ’16
Semester in Environmental Science (SES) (Marine Biological Laboratory – Woods Hole, MA) – off campus study information session

Friday September 9th, 2016

Lafayette Geology Students
Group Presentation:  Summer Adventures and Research Highlights

Friday October 21st, 2016

Charlie Bartberger ’67
Retired BP Petroleum Geologist
Tentative Title:  Thirty-Five Years of Puzzling Non-Commercial Gas Wells from the Deep Eastern Greater Green River Basin of Southwest Wyoming: Puzzle Finally Resolved! Part I

Friday October 28th, 2016

Charlie Bartberger ’67
Retired BP Petroleum Geologist
Tentative Title:  Thirty-Five Years of Puzzling Non-Commercial Gas Wells from the Deep Eastern Greater Green River Basin of Southwest Wyoming: Puzzle Finally Resolved! Part II

Friday November 4th, 2016

Laura Lautz ’98
Syracuse University
Title: Methane and salinity in shallow groundwater of the Marcellus Shale region:  Applied statistics for an applied problem

Friday November 11th, 2016

Emmy Smith
Smithsonian Institution
Title: The last of the Ediacara: a new transect of Precambrian-Cambrian Boundary sections in the Southwest USA

Friday December 9th, 2016

Lafayette Geology Thesis Students
Thesis Mid-Project Reports
Past seminars can be found here.