Montana State University

Department of Earth Sciences

Montana State University
P.O. Box 173480
Bozeman, MT 59717-3480

Tel: (406) 994-3331
Fax: (406) 994-6923
Location: 226 Traphagen Hall

Department Chair

Dr. David Mogk

Earth Sciences Seminars

2014 Fall ESCI Seminar Series
Thursday's 4:30 - 5:20 pm

243 Gaines Hall

9/4/14 Steven Whitmeyer Visualizing Geology: Past, Present, and Future  
9/11/14 Kerri Ormerod PhDc Research Associate/EPA Fellow: University of Arizona: No Shit: A Study of Potable Water Recycling and ‘Common Sense’ using Q Methodology
9/18/14 Dr. Jennifer McIntosh Associate Professor: University of Arizona: Impacts of continental glaciation on groundwater and energy resources
9/25/14 Dr. Peggy Petrzelka Utah State University:Frac(k)ing communities, fractured communications: A case study of interactions between the oil industry and rural communities
10/2/14 Lary Dilsaver University of South Alabama: American Culture, Deserts and the Mission of the National Park Service in Joshua Tree National Park
10/16/14 Dr. Rick Aster Professor and Department Head, Colorado State University: Rootless Rockies: New Results from the CREST Project.
10/23/14 Dr. John Priscu Professor of Ecology, LRES, MSU: Sources and sinks of methane beneath polar ice
10/30/14 Jelena Vukomanovic Research Assoc. CU Boulder: Reconciling ethnographic descriptions and spatial distribution: drivers of exurban amenity migration in the New West
11/6/14 Chris Boyer Kestrel Aerial Services: Qualitative Aerial Mapping of Landscape, Habitat, and Community Change
11/13/14 Lori Babcock MSU PhD student: Structural diagenesis in Upper Devonian (Frasnian Stage) dolomite of the Little Belt Mountains and the Sawtooth Range, MT.
11/20/14 Adam Sigler MSU Water Quality Extension Associate Specialist: Engaging farmers in participatory research to understand and address nitrate leaching in the Judith Basin of central Montana.
12/4/14 Dr. Jeff Fox

Texas A&M University, Head of the Ocean Drilling Program, talk title: Exploring Earth's Deep Time: The Scientific Ocean Drilling Program

**Please note: bolded lectures are outside of the normal schedule seminar dates and time.**

Thank you for your participation in this semester's seminar series! Your attendance at the weekly seminars is very much appreciated by the students and faculty of ESCI

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