Geological Science and Engineering

Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering
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Dr. Helmstaedt Awarded 2018 CFES Mentorship Medal

Congratulations to Dr. Herb Helmstaedt, Professor Emeritus, who has been awarded the 2018 CFES Mentorship Medal from the Canadian Federation of Earth Sciences. This award recognizes the sustained and inspirational mentorship of colleagues and employees including peers, graduate students, undergraduate students and technicians. The sole criterion for the award is excellence in mentoring over a sustained period of time.

Further information can be found on the CFES website.

Congratulations Dr. Helmstaedt!

Two PhD Students Receive Prestigious Awards

Kaj Sullivan, PhD student
Neil Fernandes, PhD student

Congratulations to PhD students, Kaj Sullivan and Neil Fernandes, who have both been awarded the 2018 Hugh C. Morris Experiential Learning Fellowship from the Kimberley Foundation. The fellowship is valued from $30 to $40k each, and is intended to fund a year long experiential learning program.

Beginning in June 2018, Kaj’s year-long...

Presentation and Celebration - Dr. Raymond Price

Image result for raymond priceJoin us on Monday, March 26th, for a presentation by Dr. Raymond Price, Emeritus Professor, followed by a reception in celebration of his 85th birthday!

Details for the presentation are as follows:

Title: "The Role of Gravity, Conceptual Models, and Geopoetry in Tectonics"

Date: Monday, March 26, 2018

Time: 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Location: Miller Hall, Room 105

We hope to see you there!

Visiting Speaker - John Crowley

Image result for john crowley geodeticOn Friday, March 2nd, Dr. John Crowley, Geodetic Engineer, Canadian Geodetic Survey, Surveyor General Branch, Natural Resources Canada / Government of Canada, will be giving a talk in the Department of Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering.

Dr. Crowley will be presenting on: “Monitoring groundwater variations throughout Canada using GRACE satellite gravity measurements”

Date: Friday, March 2, 2018

Time: 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Location: Bruce Wing, room 352 (Price Lab)

Visiting Speaker - Clare Warren

On Monday, February 26th, Dr. Clare Warren, Open University, UK, will be giving a talk in the Department of Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering.

Dr. Warren is the Mel Williamson Visiting Lecturer.

She will be presenting on: Dates, rates and timescales: getting more out of geological time

Date: Monday, February 26, 2018

Time: 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Location: Miller Hall, Room 210

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