The Department of Geosciences at Western Michigan University sponsors a seminar series, student proposal sessions and thesis defenses. 

Location and time for seminar series: 1118 Rood Hall at 4 p.m. (unless otherwise noted)

Friday, Feb. 27

"All shales are not created equal: a geochemical and depositional facies analysis of the Antrim Shale" thesis proposal defense by Nicholas R Panyard, 2 p.m., 1192 Rood Hall.

Monday, March 2

"The use of innovative stormwater management techniques to retrofit an suburban college campus" by Don Carpenter, Lawrence Technological University.

Monday, March 16

"Loess in Southwestern Michigan? Absolutely!" by Randy Schaetzl, Michigan State University.

Monday, March 23

Talk by Tyrone Rooney, Michigan State University.

Monday, March 30

Talk by John Esch, Michigan Department of Environmental Quality.

Monday, April 13

Talk by John Gierke, Michigan Tech University.