This Week

Monday, October 15

No Seminars Scheduled


Tuesday, October 16

Water Insights Seminar, Environment and Natural Resources Institute
312 Agricultural and Biological Engineering Building @ 12:00 PM
Dr. David DeWalle, Land and Water Research, Penn State
"Water Quality of Springs & Streams in the Rapidly Urbanizing Spring Creek Watershed in Central Pennsylvania"

Department of Geoscience Colloquium Speaker
Pre-talk Coffee & Cookies Speaker Reception at the EMS Museum, Ground Floor, Deike @ 3:45 PM
Lecture @ 022 Deike Building @ 4:00 PM
Diana Roman, Volcanologist & Staff Scientist, Carnegie Institution for Science
"Stealth Magma Ascent: Implications for Volcanic Conduit Formation & Eruption Forecasting"


Wednesday, October 17

Earth System Science Center Brown Bag/Climate Dynamics Seminar
529 Walker Building @ 11:15 AM
Dr. Subrahmanyam Bulusu, Professor, Satellite & Physical Oceanography, University of South Carolina
"Utilizing Salinity in Climate Studies"

Energy and Environmental Economics and Policy (EEEP) Seminar
157 Hosler Building @ 12:00 PM
Maxence Valentin, Grad Student, Smeal College, Penn State
"The Effects of Regulating the Short-term Rental Market: Evidence from New Orleans"


Thursday, October 18

No Seminars Scheduled


Friday, October 19

Department of Geography, Coffee Hour
Refreshments, 319 Walker Building; Lecture, 112 Walker Building@ 3:30 PM
Mariana Mora, Associate Professor-Researcher, Center for Research & Advanced Studies in Social Anthropology, Mexico City
"(Un)Earthing Cartographies, Racial Necro-Economics & Politics of Absence"

Geochemistry Forum
341 Deike Building @ 3:30 PM
Xin Gu, Postdoctoral Scholar, Earth & Environmental Systems Institute, Penn State
"Pyrite oxidation during shale weathering: From catchment to nanometer scale"




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