The Department of Geosciences at Western Michigan University sponsors a Seminar Series, student proposal sessions and thesis and dissertation defenses. On this page, you will find details about department events like Advisory Council meetings, Seminar Series, thesis and dissertation proposals and defenses and other recurring and non-recurring events. Please see the information provided below for a list of dates, topics and descriptions, and check back frequently for updates.
For over a decade, the Department of Geosciences at Western Michigan University has hosted its annual Seminar Series. The Seminar Series takes place on a weekly basis and hosts a wide variety of visiting scientists who give presentations on a wide array of geological issues. Geosciences students, faculty, staff, alumni and members of the community are all welcome to attend these free events.
Note: More seminars are currently being planned. Check back frequently for updates!
Spring 2018 Seminar Series
All seminars take place on Monday afternoons from 4 to 5 p.m. in 1118 Rood Hall.
Jan. 22 | Engineered microbial platforms for phosphorus sustainability: ensuring food security and clean water for future generations
Andro Mondala, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical and Paper Engineering, Western Michigan University
Jan. 29 | Career Opportunities for Geology Students from a State Government Perspective
Sara Pearson, CPG, Michigan Department of Environmental Quality Remediation and Redevelopment Division
Spring 2018 Events
More events are currently being planned. Check back frequently for updates!