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2003-2004 Program and Lecture Series

GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF MINNESOTA LECTURE SERIES 2003 - 2004 

THEME:  GEOLOGIC LANDSCAPES

Free lectures and labs are held at 7:30 PM, Monday, on the Minneapolis campus of the University of Minnesota.

This just in!  Lectures will be held in room 3-210 Computer Science (Electrical Engineering) from January 26 thru April 19.

22 Sep 03          Annual Meeting     Program : Summer Field Trips
                             Fridley Old Country Buffet
                            6540 University Ave.
                            Fridley Minnesota 55432        
 
6 Oct 03       1.    Volcanic Landscapes and Mount Saint Helens Revisited
                             Roger Kuhns, PhD (Independent Consulting Geologist)
                            Computer Science (Electrical Engineering)  3-210           

13 Oct 03            Demonstration : Map-Making Techniques - - conducted at MARKHURD
                             Marvin Miller, BSc, MBA (MARKHURD Company)
                            13,400 68th Ave., N., Maple Grove, Minnesota   
             

20 Oct 03     2.    Landscapes of Divergent Plate Margins : Continental Rifting
                             Christian Teyssier, PhD (Geology Department, Univ. of Minn. - Twin Cities)
                             Computer Science (Electrical Engineering)  3-210         

3 Nov 03       3.    Landscapes of Convergent Plate Margins : Island Arcs and Suture Zones
                              Christian Teyssier, PhD (Geology Department, Univ. of Minn. - Twin Cities)
                              Computer Science (Electrical Engineering)  3-210         

10 Nov 03            Laboratory : Landscapes of Seismic Areas  (held in Pillsbury Hall;  room 
                              to be announced)
                              Peter Hudleston, PhD (Geology Department, Univ. of Minn. - Twin Cities)
                              Computer Science (Electrical Engineering)  3-210        

17 Nov 03     4.   
Rock Weathering and Formation of Soil
                              Mary Savina, PhD (Geology Department, Carleton College)
                              Computer Science (Electrical Engineering)  3-210        

8 Dec 03       5.    Downslope Movement of Material (Mass Wasting)
                              Robert Baker, PhD (Dept. of Plant & Earth Science, Univ. of Wisc.-River Falls)
                              Computer Science (Electrical Engineering)  3-210         

26 Jan 04     6.     Landscapes of Alpine Glaciation
                              Keith Brugger, PhD (Division of Science & Math, Univ. of Minn. - Morris)
                              Computer Science (Electrical Engineering)  3-210        

9 Feb 04       7.     Landscapes of Continental Glaciation
                               Barbara Lusardi, MSc (Minnesota Geological Survey)
                              Computer Science (Electrical Engineering)  3-210        

23 Feb 04     8.     Stream Landscapes
                               Christopher Paola, PhD (Geology Department, Univ. of Minn. - Twin Cities)
                               Computer Science (Electrical Engineering)  3-210         

1 Mar 04                Tour : Saint Anthony Falls Hydrology Lab - - Stream Modeling
                                Christopher Paola, PhD (Geology Department, Univ. of Minn. - Twin Cities)
                               
8 Mar 04        9.      Desert Landscapes
                                 Mary Savina, PhD (Geology Department, Carleton College
                                 Computer Science (Electrical Engineering)  3-210        

22 Mar 04     10.    
Karst Systems
                                 Jeff Green, MSc (Minnesota DNR, Division of Waters - Rochester)
                                 Computer Science (Electrical Engineering)  3-210        

29 Mar 04               
Demonstration : Geographic Information System (G.I.S.) Mapping and
                                 Analysis in Land-Use Planning - - held in lecture room
                                 John Mertens, BSc (Dakota County Office of Planning)

5 Apr 04         11.    Methods of Dating Landscapes
                                  Lesley Perg, PhD (Geology Department, Univ. of Minn. - Twin Cities)
                                  Computer Science (Electrical Engineering)  3-210        

19 Apr 04       12.   
Shoreline Landscapes
                                  Lesley Perg, PhD (Geology Department, Univ. of Minn. - Twin Cities)
                                  Computer Science (Electrical Engineering)  3-210         

3 May 04                  Kimball Memorial Banquet : Evolution of Minnesota's Landscapes
                                  Through  Time
                                  Howard Mooers, PhD (Geology Department, Univ. of Minn. - Duluth)

                                  Fridley Old Country Buffet,  6540 University Ave.,  Fridley Minnesota 55432