Recent Geology Department News

We congratulate Ray Coish upon his retirement after 37 years at Middlebury. Here he is teaching his final class, Earthquakes & Volcanoes.

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New Research Vessel

The R/V Folger and the work of Pat and Tom Manley were featured in an article in the Environmental Monitor.

 All lectures, unless otherwise noted, are held in MBH 417 and begin at 12:30 p.m., Lunch served at 12:15 p.m.


Spring Semester Schedule

Friday, March 1 - Sam Fernald, New Mexico State University, Ancient acequia irrigation systems and their clues to a balanced water future in the American west

Fall Semester Schedule

Friday, September 28  - Victor Guevara '10, Skidmore College, Petrochronologic insights on the evolution of mountain belts: Archean to Quarternary

Friday, October 26 - Christie Rowe, McGill University, The 2011 M9.0 Tohoku (Japan) Earthquake: Insights from Drilling the Megathrust 

Friday, November 16 - Mike Retelle, Bates College, Recent hydrological regime shift in a warming high arctic climate in the Svalbard archipelago 

Department of Geology

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