Geosciences Events Calendar – 2020/2021

Geo Seminar Series, club meetings, MS & PhD defenses, and more….

Also see CSU Events Calendar for campus wide events

January 2021

January 28

12:30 pm

Geo Seminar Series

Zoltan Sylvester, UT Austin

Presentation Title: The 3D Geometry of Meandering Cannels: Implications for the Stratigraphic Record

All are Welcome!!  All seminars will be virtual until otherwise noted. If you wish to attend, please email for Zoom link.

Faculty Host: Lisa Stright

February 2021

February 4

12:30 pm

Geo Seminar Series

Joe Sertich, Denver Museum of Nature & Science

Presentation Title: Correlation of Dinosaur Ecosystems from the Lost Landmass of Laramidia

All are Welcome!!  All seminars will be virtual until otherwise noted. If you wish to attend, please email for Zoom link.

Faculty Host: Rick Aster

February 11

6:00 pm

GeoClub Meeting

Geosciences students welcome, please contact Julie Spawn for details and Zoom Link.

February 25

12:30 pm

Geo Seminar Series

Amy Gilmer, USGS Denver

Presentation Title: Postcaldera Magmatism Associated with the Platoro Caldera Complex, San Juan Volcanic Locus, Colorado

All are Welcome!!  All seminars will be virtual until otherwise noted. If you wish to attend, please email for Zoom link.

Faculty Host: Holly Stein

February 25

6:00 pm

GeoClub Meeting

Geosciences students welcome, please contact Julie Spawn for details and Zoom Link.

March 2021

March 11

6:00 pm

GeoClub Meeting

Geosciences students welcome, please contact Julie Spawn for details and Zoom Link.

March 12

10:00 am

Master’s Thesis Defense

Andrew Ruetten

Title: Evaluating the impact of hierarchical deep-water slope channel architecture on fluid flow behavior, cretaceous tres pasos formation, Chile

All are Welcome!! If you wish to attend, please email for Zoom link.

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Lisa Stright

March 22

10:00 am

Dissertation Defense

Doug Hultstrand, Watershed Sciences

Dissertation Title:

All are Welcome!! If you wish to attend, please email for Zoom link.

Faculty Advisor: Steven Fassnacht

March 18

12:30 pm

Geo Seminar Series

Kerstin Braun, Arizona State University

Presentation Title: Mid- to Late- Pleistocene Paleoclimate and Environments in Southern South Africa Reconstructed Using Speleothem Stable Isotopes

All are Welcome!!  All seminars will be virtual until otherwise noted. If you wish to attend, please email for Zoom link.

Faculty Host: Jeremy Rugenstein

March 25

6:00 pm

GeoClub Meeting

Geosciences students welcome, please contact Julie Spawn for details and Zoom Link.

April 2021

April 8

6:00 pm

GeoClub Meeting

Geosciences students welcome, please contact Julie Spawn for details and Zoom Link.

April 22

12:30 pm

Geo Seminar Series

Patrick Ball, Australian National University/CSU

Presentation Title: Global Influence of Mantle Temperature and Plate Thickness on Intraplate Volcanism

All are Welcome!!  All seminars will be virtual until otherwise noted. If you wish to attend, please email for Zoom link.

Faculty Host: Derek Schutt

April 22

6:00 pm

GeoClub Meeting

Geosciences students welcome, please contact Julie Spawn for details and Zoom Link.

April 29

12:30 pm

Geo Seminar Series

Boswell Wing, CU Boulder

Presentation Title: TBD

All are Welcome!!  All seminars will be virtual until otherwise noted. If you wish to attend, please email for Zoom link.

Faculty Host: Judy Hannah

May 2021

May 6

6:00 pm

GeoClub Meeting

Geosciences students welcome, please contact Julie Spawn for details and Zoom Link.

Birdsall-Dreiss Distinguished Lectures

The Geological Society of America, Hydrogeology Division selects nominated lecturers based on outstanding contributions to hydrogeology or a closely related field through original research and public communication, and the potential for continued contributions to the profession. In partnership with the CSU Department of Geosciences, we have co-hosted Birdsall-Dreiss Lecturers since 2017.

For more information, please see the CSU Colorado Water Center