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

Friday, February 16th, 2018
David Spears (’81) – State Geologist of Virginia
Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals, & Energy
Title:  Geology & Public Policy — Tales of a Geoscientist in Government

*Wednesday, March 7th, 2018
Julia Seidenstein (’14)
United States Geological Survey (USGS)
General Topic:  Research & Employment in the Geosciences.

Friday, March 23rd, 2018
Samantha Bova
Rutgers University
General Topic:  Marine Science

Friday, April 20th, 2018
Jocelyn Sessa
Drexel University & Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia
General Topic:  Earth History & the PETM

Friday, April 27th, 2018
Charlie Bartberger (’67)
Retired BP Petroleum Geologist
General Topic:  Channeled Scablands

Past seminars can be found here.