The Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences at Western Michigan University sponsors a Seminar Series, student proposal sessions and thesis and dissertation defenses. See the information provided below for a list of dates, topics and descriptions. Looking for alumni events? Please visit our Alumni page. Check back frequently for updates!
Our seminars will typically be held on Mondays from 4-5 pm EDT during the fall and spring semesters. So far, most of the seminars are being scheduled as virtual and will be held using WebEx.
Monday, September 12 - Virtual: Meet the faculty. Join as the faculty from the department introduce themselves and their research areas.
Monday, September 26 - Virtual: Dr. Peter Voice "Adventures in Collecting: Where the Paleontological Sciences Meet Postage Stamps"
Friday, October 14 - IN PERSON *2 p.m. - 3 p.m.*: Sara Pearson, 2022 Department Distinguished Alumni - 1118 Rood Hall
Monday, November 7 - Virtual: Mustafa Emil
Monday, November 14 - Virtual: Karem Abdelmohsen