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Darcy Lecturer Ty Ferre:" Seeing things differently...."
April 12, 2016
Darcy Lecturer Ty Ferre:" Seeing things differently...."

"...Rethinking the relationship between data and models."  Friday, April 15, 12:30-1:30, room 204 Natural Science Building.

GLG undergraduates garner awards at UURAF 2016
April 9, 2016
GLG undergraduates garner awards at UURAF 2016

GLG students shine at the 18th annual University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum

Dr. Alicia Cruz-Uribe: "Arc Magma Genesis from Melting of Melange Diapirs"
March 28, 2016
Dr. Alicia Cruz-Uribe: "Arc Magma Genesis from Melting of Melange Diapirs"

Guest Speaker Dr. Alicia Cruz-Uribe joins us Friday, April 1st, 2016

Dr. Chris Glein:  "The (Bio?)Geochemistry of Enceladus' Ocean: Past, Present, and Future."
February 22, 2016
Dr. Chris Glein: "The (Bio?)Geochemistry of Enceladus' Ocean: Past, Present, and Future."

Guest Speaker Dr. Chris Glein joins us Friday, February 26, 2016

Dr. Doug Wiens: "Solid earth constraints on the dynamics of the Antarctic ice sheet:  insights from seismology"
February 22, 2016
Dr. Doug Wiens: "Solid earth constraints on the dynamics of the Antarctic ice sheet: insights from seismology"

Guest speaker Dr. Doug Wiens joins us Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Dr. Lisa Falk: "Carbon storage via alteration of peridotite"
February 15, 2016
Dr. Lisa Falk: "Carbon storage via alteration of peridotite"

Guest speaker Dr. Lisa Falk joins us Friday, February 19, 2016

Dr. Joe Cain: "Building Dinosaurs in Crystal Palace Park 1854"
February 8, 2016
Dr. Joe Cain: "Building Dinosaurs in Crystal Palace Park 1854"

Guest Speaker Dr. Joe Cain joins us Friday, February 12, 2016

Darwin Discovey Day
February 1, 2016
Darwin Discovey Day

Darwin Discovery Day is Sunday, February 14, 2016 from 1 to 5 PM

Dr. Rajdeep Dasgupta: "Earth's Deep Carbon Cycle - Origin, Storage, Ingassing, and Outgassing"
February 1, 2016
Dr. Rajdeep Dasgupta: "Earth's Deep Carbon Cycle - Origin, Storage, Ingassing, and Outgassing"

Guest Speaker Dr. Rajdeep Dasgupta Joins us Friday, Febuary 5, 2016

Dr. Jaelyn J Eberle: "Life at the top of the Greenhouse Eocene world – the Eocene vertebrate fauna and flora from Canada's High Arctic"
January 25, 2016
Dr. Jaelyn J Eberle: "Life at the top of the Greenhouse Eocene world – the Eocene vertebrate fauna and flora from Canada's High Arctic"

Guest speaker Dr. Jaelyn J Eberle joins us Friday, January 29, 2016

Dr. Steven Loheide: "Groundwater's influence on terrestrial ecosystems"
January 18, 2016
Dr. Steven Loheide: "Groundwater's influence on terrestrial ecosystems"

Guest speaker Dr. Steven Loheide joins us Friday, January 22, 2016

Dr. Michael Velbel: "Fate and transport of solutes in asteroidal aquifers - or -  Serpentine tells us what was in the water on the parent bod(y/ies) of CM carbonaceous chondrites"
January 11, 2016
Dr. Michael Velbel: "Fate and transport of solutes in asteroidal aquifers - or - Serpentine tells us what was in the water on the parent bod(y/ies) of CM carbonaceous chondrites"

Guest speaker Dr Michael Velbel joins us Friday, January 15, 2016

December 22, 2015
Geology students were the happiest with their degrees according to the National Student Survey

http://www.forbes.com/sites/trevornace/2015/12/18/geology-students-happiest-college-campus-study/

Dr. Carlton Brett: "Parasites and Predators:  A Paleozoic Potpourri"
December 16, 2015
Dr. Carlton Brett: "Parasites and Predators: A Paleozoic Potpourri"

Guest Speaker Dr. Carlton Brett joins us Thursday, December 17, 2015

Our very own Dr. Bruno Basso has been selected as the 2016 recipient of the MSU Innovation of the Year Award
December 16, 2015
Our very own Dr. Bruno Basso has been selected as the 2016 recipient of the MSU Innovation of the Year Award

MSU Innovation Center has selected Bruno Basso for his work in METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR CROPLAND EVALUATION AND CROP GROWTH MANAGEMET (GeoYields)

Dr. Carol A Stein: "New Insights into the Tectonic Evolution of North America's Midcontinent Rift"
November 30, 2015
Dr. Carol A Stein: "New Insights into the Tectonic Evolution of North America's Midcontinent Rift"

Guest speaker Dr. Carol A Stein joins us Friday, December 4, 2015

November 30, 2015
AGU Alumni Gathering 2015

JOIN US FOR A RECEPTION AT AGU

CATCH UP WITH ALUMNI AND FACULTY

November 25, 2015
Big news for the Department of Geological Sciences
Dr. Julia Maresca: "Hard microbiology: Naturally-occurring bacterial communities in and on concrete"
November 16, 2015
Dr. Julia Maresca: "Hard microbiology: Naturally-occurring bacterial communities in and on concrete"

Gueast speaker Dr. Julia Maresca joins us Friday, November 20, 2015

Dr. Gavin Hayes:  "Mitigating Disasters: Earthquake Response in the 21st Century".
November 9, 2015
Dr. Gavin Hayes: "Mitigating Disasters: Earthquake Response in the 21st Century".

Guest Speaker Dr. Gavin Hayes joins us Friday, November 13, 2015