• Dr. Julie Stein gives a seminar talk

    Dr. Julie Stein, an alumna, Executive Director of the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture and Professor of Anthropology at the University of Washington, gives a talk for the department's seminar series, which hosts over 25 speakers a year.

  • Dan Rogers, Director of Environmental Affairs at Amsted Industries, Inc., presents his research to a large crowd of undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, staff and industry members as part of the department's annual seminar series.

The Department of Geosciences at Western Michigan University sponsors a seminar series, a writing workshop series, student proposal sessions and thesis and dissertation defenses. Check back frequently for the latest updates!

Graduate Student Thesis Defense

Friday, July 8, 2016 at 10 a.m. in Rood Hall 1122
Agam Arief Suhaimi: Pore Characterizations and Distributions within Niagaran - Lower Salina Reef Complex Reservoirs in the Silurian Northern Niagaran Pinnacle Reef Trend, Michigan Basin

Graduate Student Dissertation Defense

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at 1 p.m. in Rood Hall 1122
Abotalib Farag: An integrated approach for a better understanding of the paleohydrology and landscape evolution in the Sahara during the previous wet climatic periods