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 9  - Kevin Furlong '75, Penn State

Friday, April 13 - Genevieve Robert, Bates College, Viscosity and Volcanology: Examples from Guatamala and the Snake River Plain

Friday, May 4 - Scott Stanford, NJDEP, Long-term landscape evolution on the middle Atlantic continental margin

Fall Semester Schedule

Friday, September 15  - Jose Constantine, Williams College

The Role of Sand Grains in the Evolution and Demise of Meandering Rivers

Friday, November 3 - Kyle Ashley, University of Pittsburgh

Developing New Mineral Inclusion Thermometers and Barometers Using Raman Spectroscopy

Department of Geology

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Middlebury, VT 05753