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GEOL 303 at Jenny Lake, Tetons, WY

Earth Science Seminar Series (ESSS)

Department of Geology           Department of Geography & Anthropology

Seminars are held Friday at 4pm in Phillips Hall, room 117 (unless otherwise noted).  Refreshments and snacks will be provided.  Seminars are free and open to the public.

Fall 2015

 Date  Speaker  Title  Institution
Sept. 11 Michelle Forgette
Dean Miller
The Role of Geologists in Mining - with an emphasis in underground gold mining of western Australia & Working as an Underground Miner in Western Australia Northern Star Resources
Oct. 2 Tina Pint Groundwater Modeling in Consulting Practice Barr. Engineering
Oct. 16 Christian Schardt Putting Ni into garnierite Ni isotopic fractionation processes in the Duluth Complex University Minnesota Duluth
Oct. 23Phil IhingerSo, you're interested in applying to Graduate School?UW-Eau Claire
Nov. 20Ian AndersonGeology as the Foundation for Integrated Water Resources ManagementWisconsin Department of National Resources
Dec. 4 Matt Kuchta Geologic controls on phosphorus dynamics within the Red Cedar Watershed UW-Stout 

Seminars from Previous Semesters

Fall 2014

Other Regional Earth Science Seminars/Events

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire - STEM : Ask a Scientist
University of Minnesota - Geology : Seminar
University of Minnesota - Geography : Event
University of Wisconsin-Madison - Geology : Seminar

The Earth Science Seminar Series is funded by the UW-Eau Claire Academic Affairs Professional Development Program,  UW-Eau Claire Foundation, College of Arts and Sciences, the Department of Geography & Anthropology, and the Department of Geology. 

For more information please contact either Dr. Scott Clark (email: or Dr. Harry Jol (email: