Colloquium Series


Join us for our weekly Geology Colloquium Series, typically scheduled at 12PM on Thursdays. All in-person presentations will be held at at the Beren Petroleum Conference Center, in Slawson Hall, Room G192. Colloquiums which are held virtually will be hosted on Zoom. All are welcome to attend. 

There is a "Register in advance" option for colloquiums hosted virtually. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.  

Fall 2022 Schedule

August 25: Geology Student Clubs, KU Geology

September 1: Dr. Noel M. Bartlow, Assistant Professor, KU Geology – "Seafloor Geodesy in Cascadia"

CANCELLED – September 8: Kaj Johnson, Professor, Indiana University – "Forecasting Earthquakes in the US and New Zealand"

September 15: George Tsoflias, Professor, KU Geology – "Induced Seismicity in Southern Kansas"

October 6 (Virtual, Rescheduled from September 6): Kaj Johnson, Professor, Indiana University – "Forecasting Earthquakes in the US and New Zealand" – Register in advance

NO COLLOQUIUM – October 13: GSA, FALL BREAK

October 27: Greg Dumond, PhD, Associate Professor, University of Arkansas

November 3: Don Rosenberry, United States Geological Survey, Lakewood, CA

November 10: Landon Burgener, BYU

November 17: Don Steeples, KU Geology

NO COLLOQUIUM – November 24: THANKSGIVING

December 1: TBD

NO COLLOQUIUM – December 8: LAST DAY OF CLASSES

Spring 2023 Schedule

February 23: Marissa M. Tremblay, Purdue University

March 2: Judy Parrish, Professor Emeritus, University of Idaho

NO COLLOQUIUM – March 16: SPRING BREAK

April 4: Gray Tappan, USGS

April 13: Salli Dymond, Northern Arizona School of Forestry

NO COLLOQUIUM – May 4: LAST DAY OF CLASSES