Fall 2021 Seminar Schedule

2021-22 EES Friday Guest  Speakers

Public Welcome

Friday seminars will be held in ST 101 at 12pm on the dates below. The room will open at 12pm EST and the talk will start at 12:10pm. All are welcome to join us for the department lunch at 11am in ST 102 prior to the talk.


September 10, 2021

Sarah Slotznick, Dartmouth College

"The Great Oxidation Event and its connection to Snowball Earths and Supercratons”

(host: Ken Kodama)


September 24, 2021 

Joanmarie DelVecchio, Dartmouth College

"Appalachian pasts, Arctic futures: permafrost response to warming."

(host: Frank Pazzaglia)


October 22, 2021

Ben Edwards, Dickinson College

"Using glaciovolcanism to understand Earth’s climate past, present and future

(host: Joan Ramage)


October 29, 2021

Eugenie Euskirchen, University of Alaska

"Detecting and Modeling Arctic and Boreal Terrestrial Ecosystem Climate Feedbacks"

(host: Ben Felzer)


November 5, 2021

Katie Glover,  Lehigh University

"Climate, vegetation, and wildfire interactions over the past 120,000 years in Southern California."

(host: Gray Bebout)


November 12, 2021

Kellen Gunderson, Zanskar Geothermal & Minerals, Inc

"Exploring for geothermal resources in the Great Basin"

(host: Dave Anastasio)


November 19, 2021

Francesco Pavano, Lehigh University

"Tectonic development of the Calabrian Forearc (Central Mediterranean)”

(host: Frank Pazzaglia)


December 3, 2021

Sue Ebanks, Savannah State

This lecture will be virtual only.  Please join us https://lehigh.zoom.us/j/95080935262

"Going Small to Move the Needle: Focusing on Microplastics in Coastal Georgia Waters as a Platform for Broadening Participation in the Geosciences"

 (host: Joan Ramage)