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Geological Sciences Colloquium Series

Geology Colloquium | Stopping Plate Tectonics: the Caledonian Collision in Scandinavia, Nov. 15

a headshot of David YoungThe Geological Sciences Colloquium Series presents Dr. David Young discussing “Stopping Plate Tectonics: the Caledonian Collision in Scandinavia” on Friday, Nov. 15, at 2 p.m. in Clippinger 205. Young is an Assistant Visiting Professor of Geological Sciences at Ohio University Department of Geological Sciences. Abstract: Continental collisions produce the most […]

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Posted on 11/02/2019

Geology Colloquium | Balancing Climate and Land Use Changes with Limited Groundwater Resources of a Paleokarst Aquifer System, Dec. 6

Xizhen "Jenny" Schenk, portrait outdoorsThe Geological Sciences Colloquium Series presents Dr. Xizhen “Jenny” Schenk discussing “Balancing Climate and Land Use Changes with Limited Groundwater Resources of a Paleokarst Aquifer System” on Friday, Dec. 6, at 2 p.m. in Clippinger 205. Schenk is an Assistant Professor of Instruction at Ohio University Department of Geological Sciences. […]

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Posted on 11/02/2019

Geology Colloquium | Wolbert and Forsythe Present Their Research, Nov. 1

a headshot of Ryan WolbertThe Geological Sciences Colloquium Series presents Ryan Wolbert and Ian Forsythe, Geological Sciences graduate students discussing their research on Nov. 1 at 2 p.m. in Clippinger 205. Albright presents “Effective remediation approach for improving acid mine drainage conditions using slow release hydrogen peroxide systems.” Abstract: This discussion will focus on […]

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Posted on 11/01/2019

Geology Colloquium | Fox and Barkett Present Their Research, Oct. 11

a headshot of James FoxThe Geological Sciences Colloquium Series presents James Fox and Sebastian Barkett, Geological Sciences graduate students discussing their research on Friday, Oct. 11 at 2 p.m. in Clippinger 205. Fox presents “The Black Hand Sandstone Member of the Cuyahoga Formation as a Gilbert Delta Deposit.” Abstract: Found in parts of Hocking […]

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Posted on 10/01/2019

Geology Colloquium | Censullo and Cosgrove Present Their Research, Oct. 18

Shaolin Censullo, portraitThe Geological Sciences Colloquium Series presents Shaolin Censullo and Rex Cosgrove, Geological Sciences graduate students discussing their research on Oct. 18 at 2 p.m. in Clippinger 205. Censullo presents “Did alternating dispersal and vicariance drive biodiversity increase during the Great Ordovician Biodiversification Event? A phylogenetic test using brachiopods.” Abstract: During […]

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Posted on 10/01/2019

Geology Colloquium | Albright and Jacobs Present Their Research, Sept. 13

Lydia Albright, graduate student in Geological Sciences, standing atop a rock perched between two walls of a cave with water rushing around the rockThe Geological Sciences Colloquium Series presents Lydia Albright and Logan Jacobs, Geological Sciences graduate students, discussing their research on Sept. 13 at 2 p.m. in Clippinger 205. Albright presents “Hydraulic Modeling of Floods in an Open Conduit Caves.” Abstract: The purpose of this study is to determine the major sources […]

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Posted on 09/01/2019

Geology Colloquium | Whack-a-Gopher: Why Did Burrowing Rodents Pop Up During the Oligocene, April 5

Jonathan Calede, portraitThe Geological Sciences Colloquium Series presents Dr. Jonathan Calede discussing “Whack-a-gopher: Why did burrowing rodents pop up during the Oligocene” on Friday, April 5, at 2 p.m. in Clippinger 205. Calede is Assistant Professor of Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology at The Ohio State University – Marion. Abstract: Rodentia is […]

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Posted on 04/01/2019

Geology Colloquium | Surface Water-Groundwater Exchange and Nitrogen fate in Tidal Rivers, April 12

The Geological Sciences Colloquium Series presents Dr. Audrey Sawyer discussing “Surface water-groundwater exchange and nitrogen fate in tidal rivers” on Friday, April 12, at 2 p.m. in Clippinger 205. Sawyer is Assistant Professor in the School of Earth Sciences at Ohio State University. Abstract: Tides in coastal rivers can propagate […]

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Posted on 04/01/2019

Geology Colloquium | Moving Beyond Tradition: Rethinking Field-Based Teaching and Learning in Geosciences, April 19

Chris Atchison, portrait  The Geological Sciences Colloquium Series presents Dr. Chris Atchison discussing “Moving beyond tradition: Rethinking field-based teaching and learning in the geosciences” on Friday, April 19, at 2 p.m. in Clippinger 205. Atchison is Associate Professor of Geoscience Education at the University of Cincinnati. Abstract: Regardless of the discipline, field-based coursework […]

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Posted on 04/01/2019

Geology Colloquium | Glacial and Karst Mapping in Ohio, March 22

Douglas Aden , portrait outdoorsThe Geological Sciences Colloquium Series presents Doug Aden, B.S. ’08, M.S. ’10, discussing “Glacial and Karst Mapping in Ohio – Matching the Borders and Finding the Holes” on Friday, March 22, at 2 p.m. in Clippinger 205. Aden is a mapping geologist at the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division […]

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Posted on 03/01/2019