E&ES Colloquium Schedule

Unless noted, all colloquia are Thursdays 11:50-12:50 in Exley 405.  Campus Map

Fall 2017

September 14: Amy Rhodes, Smith College, "Road-salt Contamination in a Calcareous Lake-basin Fen, Stockbridge, MA".

September 28: Nick Hastings, Woodard & Curran, Inc.: "Down and Dirty--Careers in Environmental Problem Solving".

October 5: E&ES Alumni Return to Campus for Career Panel Discussion.

October 19: Maureen Long, Yale University: "New Views on the Crust and Mantle beneath Eastern North America from EarthScope and Related Seismic Experiments".

November 9: Julie Fosdick, University of Connecticut: "Tectonic insights from integrated sedimentary provenance: from orogenic growth of the Patagonian Andes to Quaternary faulting along the San Andreas fault".

November 30: Summer Research Opportunities in Earth & Environmental Sciences.

December 7: Senior Seminar Presentations.

Spring 2018

February 1: Will Amidon, Middlebury College: "Post-rift rejuvenation of the northeast U.S. during the late Cretaceous and Miocene".

February 15: Erika Edwards, Yale University, "Replicated diversification of leaf form at multiple scales in Viburnum: linking plasticity, development, and global patterns of leaf shape".

March 29: Lynn Sykes, Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory: "Silencing the Bomb: One Scientist's Quest for a Nuclear Test Ban and Preventing Nuclear War".

April 12: Thomas Burbine, Mt. Holyoke/UMass Amherst: "Progress in Identifying Meteorite Parent Bodies".

April 19: Melanie McCalmont, geographer and data scientist: "The Wesleyan University Ward & Howell Collection and its Impact on the History of Science".

April 26: Senior Thesis Presentations.