The Department of Geosciences at Western Michigan University sponsors a seminar series, student proposal sessions and thesis defenses. 

Location and time for seminar series: 1118 Rood Hall at 4 p.m. (unless otherwise noted)

Monday, April 20

Practice talk for AAPG seminar by graduate students.

Tuesday, April 21

"Sedimentology of the late Devonian-early Missippian Bedford-Berea  sequence in the Michigan Basin, USA" thesis proposal defense by Bryan Currie, 2 p.m., 1120 Rood Hall.

Wednesday, April 22

"Evaluation of Alternative Natural Surfactant for NAPL Remediation" thesis proposal defense by Brian Beach, 9 a.m., 1192 Rood Hall.

Friday, April 24

Annual Alumni Reunion & Student Awards Ceremony 2015

Thursday, April 30

"Anomalous thermal indicators from Authigenic minerals in Upper Paleozoic strata of the  Michigan basin" thesis defense by Kyle Cox, 11 a.m., 1192 Rood Hall.

"Evaluating the affective impact of a place-based learning course project in the geosciences" thesis proposal defense by Nathan Charlton, 1 p.m., 1192 Rood Hall.