Earth and Planetary Sciences Event Calendar

Unless noted, all listed events are open to the general public.

Wednesday Seminar in Geology: GEL 190/290
Seminars are scheduled for Wednesday afternoon at 4:00 PM. Additional optional seminars that may be included as part of the Geology 190 series may be scheduled at other times.

Friday Lunch Seminar"A Geology tradition since the Phanerozoic!"
Fridays at noon. Students and faculty give informal lectures on research, travel, or other interests.

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Friday, February 21st, 2020, Professional Geologist Seminar
5:00 PM, 1316 Earth and Physical Sciences
Professional Geologist Seminar

Please join us in welcoming Laura Racca P.G. this Friday to lead us through the road to becoming a professional geologist! Laura is on the  Examination Committee for the National Association of State Boards of Geology (ASBOG) and has over 25 years of experience in private environmental and geotechnical consulting. Over her career, she has completed projects in military and civilian environmental cleanups for the Department of Toxic Substances Control, and further investigated waste with the Office of Enforcement at the State Water Resources Control Board. Come hear what she has to say about getting your career after college off the ground, even if you are planning on working for a few years before attending grad school. Food and drinks will be provided! Please bring your own cup and plate if possible!


Thursday, February 26th, 2020, CIG Webinar 
2:00 PM, https://zoom.us/j/955605274
Title: To Be Announced – by Brandon Schmandt, University of New Mexico


Wednesday, March 11th, 2020, Wednesday Seminar
4:10 pm, 55 Roessler
Oysters, and shells, and ‘omics, Oh my! – Dr. Roxanne Banker, UC Davis


Thursday, March 12th, 2020, CIG Webinar
2:00 PM, https://zoom.us/j/955605274 
Title: To Be Announced -- by Nicole Gasparini and Jane Willenbring, Tulane University and Scripps Institution of Oceanography


Friday, March 13th, 2020, Friday Lunch Seminar
12:10 PM, 1316 Earth and Physical Sciences
Graduate Student Talks (TBD)