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, September 8th, 2017
Lafayette Geology Students
Title:  My Summer in the Geology, Earth Science, and Environmental Fields

*Thursday, September 21st, 2017 – 12:15PM
Hilary Christensen
Moravian College
Title:  Mammalian Adaptation to Herbivory after the End-Cretaceous Extinction

Friday, October 27th, 2017
Heather Savage
Columbia University
GeoPRISMS Distinguished Lectureship Program
Title:   The Science and Pseudoscience of Earthquake Prediction

Friday, November 3rd, 2017
Vincent Carbone
Senior Geologist, HDR
Pennsylvania Council of Professional Geologists lecture series
Title:   PCPG:  Trends in Geology and Geoscience in Pennsylvania and in Industry

Friday, November 10th, 2017
Connie Soja
Colgate University
Title:  Fossils & the Great Alaskan Terrane Wreck

Friday, November 17th, 2017
Lafayette Geology Faculty
Title:  Life after Lafayette

Friday, December 1st, 2017
Joe Meiburger & Allen Parker ’99
ECS Geotechnical Consulting
Title:  Geotechnical, Environmental, and Materials Testing Projects at ECS (+ Summer Internships and Career Opportunities)



Friday, February 2nd, 2018
Lafayette Geology Career Services Staff
Title:  Internships & Careers in Geology, Earth, & Environmental Sciences.

Past seminars can be found here.