Geosciences Colloquium Series: 2019-2020

Geosciences Colloquium Series 2019-2020

Thursdays 4:00 - 5:00 PM, Cesar Chavez Building, Room 405
Schedule is subject to change.
Organized by Jess Tierney and Pete DeCelles.
Refreshments served at 3:30 in the Gould-Simpson lobby.


Date SPeaker Title host
August 29, 2019

Tingting Gu, Gemological Institute of America (New York)

"Gems, the tip of the iceberg of Earth’s evolution"  
September 5, 2019 Lijun Liu, University of Illinois “New insights on the late Cenozoic volcanic, topographic and mantle evolution of the western U.S.” DeCelles
September 12, 2019 Marcus Lofverstrom, University of Arizona “The importance of Arctic gateways for Northern Hemisphere glacial inception”       
September 19, 2019

Emily Brodsky, UC Santa Cruz

"How Far Away Do People Make Earthquakes?" Kiser
September 26, 2019

Francis MacDonald, UC Santa Barbara

October 3, 2019

Cari Johnson, University of Utah 

"The muck and the mire: tales of subsidence and woe from the Kaiparowits Plateau, southern Utah" Carrapa
October 10, 2019 Dan Ibarra, UC Berkeley “Lacustrine records of Cenozoic and Plio-Pleistocene hydroclimate change in western North America” Tierney
October 17, 2019 Ananya Mallik, University of Rhode Island    
October 24, 2019

 Naomi Levin, U Michigan

October 31, 2019

Catherine Macris, IUPUI

November 7, 2019

John Singleton, Colorado State University

November 14, 2019 Karen McKinnon (UCLA)   Tierney
November 21, 2019
Jessica Blois, UC Merced
November 28, 2019 No colloquium --- Thanksgiving    
December 5, 2019  Yani Najman, Lancaster University (UK)   DeCelles