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. Most of the seminars are being scheduled as virtual and will be held using WebEx.
Monday, January 23 - Virtual: Dr. Benjamin Linzmeier, University of South Alabama. "Revealing paleobiology and paleoclimatology with 10 micrometer spots" Abstract
Monday, February 13 - Virtual: Dr. Peggy McNeal, Towson University. "How do you visualize groundwater flow? The role of visual penetrative ability and maintaining frames of reference"
Monday, February 27 - Virtual: Dr. Athena Nagel, Mississippi State University. "Exploring flank margin caves and similar pseudokarst features"
Monday, April 3 - Virtual: Dr. Christa Haney, Mississippi State University. Geoforensics