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USU Department of Geology Speaker Series

USU Department of Geology Speaker Series

The USU Department of Geology Speaker Series is presented on Mondays at 3:30 pm in Geology 105, unless otherwise indicated.
Refreshments will be served in the Donald W. Fiesinger Teaching Lab prior to each seminar.
Questions should be e-mailed to Kelly Bradbury at

USU Department of Geology Speaker Series Spring 2018
  8 JAN ~ Christopher Spencer, Western Australian School of Mines, Curtain University, Australia: Melting Mud in the Mantle and Inheriting Zircon in
                Subduction Zones

22 JAN ~ Jeffrey Moore, University of Utah: Dynamic Arches: Uncovering the Hidden Movements of Utah’s Iconic Landforms

29 JAN ~ Beth Pratt-Sitaula, Central Washington University, EarthScope Speaker: Education/UNAVCO/geohaz

  5 FEB ~ Andrew Laskowski, Montana State University: Structural Geo/Tectonics

12 – 13 FEB (Monday - Tuesday) ~ FORSTER LECTURE SERIES * Christie Rowe, McGill University: Earthquake Geology

21 FEB (Wednesday) ~ USU GEOLOGY: Student Progress Reports: Sarah Wigginton & Brandt Scott

26 FEB ~ Richard Heermance, California State University, Northridge: Strat/Geomorph

12 MAR ~ USU GEOLOGY: John Shervais, Geothermal

19 MAR ~ Steve Schulz, EOG Resources: Oil Industry Structural Geology

26 MAR ~ Frank Pazzaglia, Lehigh University: Geomorph/Active Tectonics

  2 APR ~ USU GEOLOGY: Ravi Kanda, Flat slab subduction - strong lithosphere

  9 APR ~ Mark Reagan: IODP Speaker Series

16 17 APR (Monday - Tuesday) ~ FORSTER LECTURE SERIES * Jonathan Caine, US Geological Society: Fault, Fluids, Minerals

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