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.


Friday February 3rd, 2017
Joe Meiburger
ECS Geotechnical Consulting
Title:  Summer Internship & Career Opportunities with ECS

Friday February 10th, 2017
Amy Rhodes
Smith College
Title:  Establishing Baseline Water Chemistry for Household Wells within the Marcellus Shale Gas Region, Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania

Friday February 24th, 2017
Lafayette GEOL 170 (Ecuador & Galapagos) Reunion

March 3rd, 2017
Peter Cocheo & Students

March 7th-9th, 2017
Ray Troll

Friday March 24th, 2017
Ken Kodama
Lehigh University
General Topic: Paleomagnetism

Friday March 31st, 2017
Sara Pruss
Smith College
General Topic: Sedimentology & Geochemistry

Friday April 7th, 2017
John Stix
McGill University
General Topic: Igneous Petrology & Volcanism

Friday April 14th, 2017
Charlie Bartberger ’67
Retired BP Petroleum Geologist
Title:  Thirty Years of Puzzling Non-Commercial Gas Wells from the Deep Eastern Greater Green River Basin of Southwest Wyoming: Puzzle Finally Resolved!

Friday April 21st, 2017
Ingrid Peate
University of Iowa
General Topic:  Igneous geology

Friday April 28th, 2017
Lafayette Geology Students
General Topic:  “How did we do it?:  Guidance on the post-graduate search process”

Past seminars can be found here.