print header

Earth Science Seminar Series

Spring 2012


Seminars are located in Phillips 281 at 4:00pm
February 3   
Dr. Scott Clark, UW-Eau Claire
 Title: What should be the learning goals and learning outcomes of a General  Education Earth Science course? … and, who says so?
February 17   
Dr. Kent Syverson, UW-Eau Claire
Title: The Frac Sand Mining Boom in Wisconsin:
Geology, Impacts, and Politics

March 9
Dr. Patrick McLaughlin, UW-Madison
Title: Silurian carbon isotopes and marine extinction events

March 30

Bridget Kelly, UW-Eau Claire
Title: Using electrical resistivity imaging to map saline groundwater and subaqueous spring discharge: An example from the saline wetlands of eastern Nebraska
April 5
Dr. George Hudak, UM-Duluth
Title forthcoming (related to Economic Geology)
April 13
Dale Kerner, Brown and Caldwell
Title: Economic Geology of the Southeast Idaho Phosphate District
April  20
No Seminar
(Sed/Strat  and Structure Geology Field Trip)
April  27
Dr. Brian Mahoney, Olivia Iverson, & Chris Benusa
Title: Argentine Neogene basins

May 4

No Seminar