The Department of Earth & Space Sciences at West Chester Universtiy frequently hosts speakers from national lecture series. The presentations are open to the public and take place on Wednesdays from 4-5pm in Merion Science Center Room 113. The tentative schedule of speakers for the fall 2016 semester appears below.

seminar panel         seminar

A panel of alumni speak to current students           Students work on their resumes and interview skills.

      about their career paths in industry,

         education, and graduate school.


Date Speaker Title
Aug. 31, 2016 N/A Introduction to Seminar
Sept. 7, 2016

Naomi Barshi, Educational Liaison IODP

Via Skype, Drilling the Sumatran Subduction Zone
Sept. 14, 2016 Jonah Reynolds, EarthShip 360 Sustainable Housing
Sept. 21, 2016 To Be Determined  
Sept. 28, 2016

No Seminar Scheduled

Members Opt to Attend GSA Annual Conference
Oct. 5, 2016

Daria Nikitina and Students

Costa Rican Study Abroad-Spring 2016 Recap
Oct. 12, 2016 Loyc Vanderkluysen, Drexel University The Study of Volcanoes Using Remote Sensing
Oct. 19, 2016 No Seminar Scheduled Enrolled Students Participate in Resume Writing
Oct. 26, 2016

To Be Determined

Nov. 2, 2016

Mineralogy Students

Geology Tours of Campus and Community

Nov. 9, 2016

To Be Determined

Nov., 16, 2016

Alumni Career Panel and Open House

Career Paths in Industry, Education and Graduate School
Nov. 23, 2016 N/A Thanksgiving Holiday Break
Nov. 30, 2016 To Be Determined  
Dec. 7, 2016 No Seminar Scheduled ACAT Testing and Survey for Enrolled Students