The Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences 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. See the information provided below for a list of dates, topics and descriptions. Check back frequently for updates!
Additional events are currently being planned. Check back frequently for updates!
fall 2019 seminar series
All seminars take place on Monday afternoons from 4 to 5 p.m. in 1118 Rood Hall
- Nov. 18 | Does ecological diversity increase thru the Phanerozoic? A new approach to documenting diversity across deep time
Dr. Philip Novack-Gottshall, Professor, Benedictine University
- Nov. 25 | Seismic anisotrophy
Dr. Sarah Brownlee, Associate Professor, Wayne State University
- Dec. 2 | Climate change and extreme events
Dr. Daniel Horton, Assistant Professor, Northwestern University