Paul E. Olsen: Visiting Scientist at Amherst College and Storke Professor of Earth Environmental Sciences, Columbia University/Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory will give a talk on “Feathered dinosaurs of the Chinese Mesozoic: Extraordinary preservation or extraordinary effort?” on Tuesday, December 5 at 7:30 PM in Paino Lecture Hall, Room 107 in Beneski Earth Science Building
Lidya Tarhan '08: Research talk on Thursday, November 9 in Paino at 7:00 PM, Room 107 in Beneski Earth Science Building
Emmy Smith '08: Research talk on Thursday, November 2 in Paino, Room 107 in Beneski--CANCELED
Family Weekend reception for Geology & ENST students and their families in Beneski, Room 100 at 4:00 PM on Friday, November 3
Dr. Robert Krantz from the University of Arizona will give a talk on "Spatial Thinking and Structural Interpretation: How Geoscienceists Learn to see 3D" on Wednesday, October 4 at 7:00 PM in Paino Lecture Hall, Room 107, Beneski Earth Sciences Building
Geology Department Year-End Cookout: Tuesday, May 2 at 12:00 noon, on the north side of Beneksi.
5-College Student Symposium: Thursday, April 20 at Amherst College. Set up is at 4:30 PM; posters from 5:006:00 PM and Pizza at 6:00 PM in the Beneski Museum of Natural History.
Friday, March 24 - Saturday, March 25: Five College Geology Symposium at McConnell Auditorium, Smith College on Mineral Resources for a Sustainable Future. View schedule.
Wednesday, March 1: Dan Breecker '01, University of Texas, Austin, will give a talk on "Extinct Soils of the Permo-Carboniferous" in Paino Lecture Hall (Room 107) at 7:00 PM
Wednesday, February 8: Alyson Thibodeau, Dickinson College will give a talk on "The relationship between massive volcanism and mass extinctions: Insights from mercury anomalies and isotopes" in Paino Lecture Hall (Room 107) at 7:00 PM
Wednesday, February 1: 5-College Faculty Symposium in Geology at Amherst College Beneski Museum of Natural History, Paino Lecture Hall, Room 107 starting with pizza at 5:30 PM; 6:15 PM Talk.
Monday, October 3: Weston Dripps '92, Executive Director of the David E. Shi Center for Sustainability and Associate Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Furman University will give a talk at 4:00 PM in Paino Lecture Hall.
Thursday, Sept 8: Geology Department Cookout from 12:30 - 1:30 PM on the north side of Beneski.
2016 Geology Department Year-end Cookout - Monday, May 9 at noon on the north-side of Beneski.
Dr. Phoebe A. Cohen - lecture on Apatite for Construction: the oldest fossil evidence of biomineralization on Wednesday, May 4 at 7:00 in Paino Lecture Hall, Beneski Museum of Natural History.