2014-2015 Geology Club

2018-2019 Geology Club

 

Earth Sciences Events

Geology Club Schedule 2018-2019

Unless otherwise noted, the 2018-2019 Senior Seminar and Geology Club meetings will be held on Thursdays, at 11:00 a.m., in Scovel 205. Geology Club lunch is in Lowry Dining Hall after the presentation.

Date Event
Aug 23 Opening Convocation, McGaw Chapel
Aug 31 Scot Spirit Day
Aug 30 Welcome Back and Annual Photos
Sept 6 Science Outreach
Sept 13 "What I Did Last Summer" slideshow
Sept 20 Career Services Workshop
Sept 27 Senior I.S. Presentations - Taylor Myers "The Greening of the Concrete Jungle: The Connection Between Young Farmers and the Remedying of Food Deserts" and Galen Schwartzberg "Sclerobiont Paleoecology of the Carmel Formation (Middle Jurassic, Bajocian) of Southwestern Utah, USA"
Oct 4 Senior I.S. Presentations - Charley Hankla "An Analysis of Macro- and Micro-Fractures Around the Sevier Fault Zone Near Orderville, Utah," Ethan Killian "Classic Ostreoliths Revisited: The Origin and Development of Oyster Balls from the Middle Jurassic Carmel Formation of Southwestern Utah, USA," and Josh Charlton "Forcing a Numerical Ice Flow Model of Columbia Glacier Using Mass Balance Estimates Derived from Tree Rings"
Oct 11 Fall Break - No GeoClub
Oct 18 Earth Sciences Week
Oct 25 Senior I.S. presentations - Victoria Race, Ben Sershen, Michael Thomas
Nov 1 Mock GSA
Nov 8 Senior I.S. presentations - Tommy Peterson, Connor O’Keeffe, Simon Crawford-Muscat
Nov 15 Senior I.S. presentations - Juwan Shabazz, Ric Reynolds, Melissa Dods 
Nov 22 Thanksgiving Break - No GeoClub
No 29 Senior I.S. presentations - Taylor Meyers, Olivia Hall, Galen Schwartzberg
Dec 7 Noon to 1:00 p.m., Holiday Party - No GeoClub
Winter Break
Jan 17 Welcome Back, Photos and Retakes, Preview of Upcoming Semester, and Call for Nominations
Jan 24 Senior I.S. Presentations - Charley Hankla "An Analysis of Macro- and Micro-fractures around the Sevier Fault Zone near Orderville, Utah," Ethan Killian "Classic Ostreoliths Revisited: The Origin and Development of Oyster Balls from the Middle Jurassic Carmel Formation of Southwestern Utah, USA," and Ben Sershen "Can Heat Flux Data from Ocean Reanalysis Predict Seasonal Arctic Sea Ice Retreat?"
Jan 31 Senior I.S. Presentations - Victoria Race, Josh Charlton, Michael Thomas
Feb 7 Senior I.S. Presentations - Tommy Peterson, Connor O’Keeffe, Simon Crawford-Muscat
Feb 14 Bill Burris ('91), Environmental Restoration Program Manager, AFCEC Installation Support, U.S. Air Force
Feb 21 Deborah Green, 2018-2019 Richard H. Jahns Distinguished Lecturer in Applied Geology presents, "You Don’t Look Like a Geologist – A Conversation on Diversity (or the Lack Thereof) in Our Profession” at 7:30 p.m. in the Alley of Lowry Center
Feb 28 Senior I.S. presentations - Juwan Shabazz, Ric Reynolds, Melissa Dods
Mar 7 Senior I.S. Presentations - Taylor Meyers "The Greening of the Concrete Jungle: The Connection Between Young Farmers and the Remedying of Food Deserts," Olivia Hall "America’s Best Idea: Valuing Bears Ears National Monument Through Leopold’s Land Ethic," and Galen Schwartzberg "Sclerobiont substrate preference and succession in a shallow Middle Jurassic seaway (Carmel Formation, southwest Utah)" 
Spring Break
Mar 28  
Apr 4  
Apr 11  
Apr 18  
Apr 25  
May 2 GeoClub Picnic begins at 4:00 p.m.