FALL, 2019 COLLOQUIUM
Thursdays, 3:30 PM, unless otherwise indicated
Tentative Location: Room 2079 Natural History Building
Post-talk reception: Natural History Building Rm. 3083 - "The Core"
Aug. 29: No Colloquium (First week of classes)
Sep. 5: Daniel Abrams, Illinois State Water Survey(host: Alison Anders)
Sep. 12: The Richard Hay Lecture
Zhong Lu, Southern Methodist University (Host: Trish Gregg)
"Characterizing Geohazards with InSAR and Geophysical Modeling"
Sep. 19: The Jack Threet Lecture
Renato Almeida, University of Sao Paulo (Host: Jim Best)
"Tectonics, Sedimentary Systems and Biodiversity in Amazonia in the Cenozoic: A Sedimentary Record Perspective"
Sep. 26: GSA week - no colloquium
Oct. 3: David McConnell, North Carolina State University (host: Jonathan Tomkin)
Oct. 10: Dr. Jim Baroffio, Department of Geology Alumni Achievement Award Recipient
"Sixty Years in the Oil Patch"
Oct. 17: Grad Student Lightning Talks
Oct. 24: Marissa Tremblay, Purdue University, (host: Willy Guenthner)
"Recontructing past Earth and Planetary Surface Environments with Cosmogenic Noble Gases"
Oct. 31: Cynthia Looy, UC Berkeley (host: Surangi Punyasena)
"Testing UV-B Radiation as a Proposed Driver of the End-Permian Mass Extinction"
Nov. 7: Annual Phillips Lecture in Paleoscience: Cathy Whitlock, Montana State University (hosts: Jess Conroy and Surangi Punyasena)
"Paleoecology, Conservation, and the Future"
Nov. 14 : Neal Iverson, Iowa State University (host: Alison Anders)
Nov. 21: The R. James Kirkpatrick Lecture, Mike Krawczynski, Washington University in St. Louis (host: Craig Lundstrom)
Nov. 28: No Colloquium - Thanksgiving Break
Dec. 5: No Colloquium (Last week of classes)