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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
   
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