Graduate

2017 Aug 30

First-Year Symposium 2017

Repeats every day until Thu Aug 31 2017 .
4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Haller Hall, Geological Museum Room 102, 24 Oxford St.

Please join us for presentations by graduate students on August 30 and 31. Each student will give a 15-mintute talk about research completed during their first year. The speakers are (talk order is tbd): Tim Clements, Sophie Coulson, Minmin Fu, Ana Gonzalez Valdes, Yaya Ku, James Muller, Judy Pu, Tia Scarpelli, Aleyda Trevino, Franklin Wolfe, Xiaoting Yang, Zhuo Yang, and Jiuxun Yin.

There will be a reception in the Hoffman Student Lounge a5 5:30 following the Read more about First-Year Symposium 2017

2017 May 26

Dissertation defense: Athena Eyster

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Haller Hall, Geological Museum Room 102, 24 Oxford St.

“Paleomagnetic and Geochronologic constraints on the Neoproterozoic Tectonics and Climate of the Western Margin of Laurentia”
Refreshments to follow in the Student Lounge, Hoffman 4th floor

 

2017 Apr 21

Dissertation defense: Harriet Lau

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Haller Hall, Geological Museum Room 102, 24 Oxford St.

“Large-scale Mantle Structure Observed Through the Lens of Geodynamical Processes”

Refreshments to follow in the Student Lounge, Hoffman 4th floor

 

2017 Apr 14

SEAS Dissertation Talk: Alex Turner

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Haller Hall, Geological Museum Room 102, 24 Oxford St.

 

“Estimating greenhouse gas sources and sinks using atmospheric observations: From surface to space”

Refreshments to follow in the Student Lounge, Hoffman 4th floor

 

2017 Apr 13

Dissertation defense: Phoebe DeVries

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

HUCE Seminar Room, MCZ 440, 26 Oxford St.

 

“Unified Viscoelastic Models of Earthquake Cycles”

Refreshments to follow in the HUCE Lounge

 

 

2017 May 05

EPS Day

3:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Faculty Lounge, Hoffman 4th floor

Come celebrate the end of the semester! This year we will be celebrating EPS Day and the end of term on Cinco de Mayo. We will begin with grad student entertainment at 3pm. Food, drinks and liquid nitrogen ice cream will be served at 4pm, followed by more fun and frivolity. All EPS affiliates are welcome.

 

2017 Mar 09

Dissertation defense: Hannah Horowitz

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Haller Hall, Geological Museum Room 102, 24 Oxford St.

 

“The global biogeochemical cycle of mercury: Insights from modeling atmospheric chemistry and all-time emissions from human activity”

Refreshments to follow in the Student Lounge, Hoffman 4th floor

 

 

2017 Mar 01

SEAS Dissertation Defense: Chris Horvat

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

HUCE Seminar Room, MCZ 440, 26 Oxford St.

“Theory, Modeling, and Impact of the Sea Ice Floe Size Distribution”

Lunch will be provided. There will be a one hour break after the defense and a reception at 2:00 in the HUCE Lounge, MCZ 4th floor.

 

 

2017 Jan 18

Training for First-Time TFs and TAs

2:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Geo Museum Room 103a, 24 Oxford St.

Required training for all first-time teaching fellows and assistants in EPS. All other spring TFs/TAs are welcome to attend.

2017 Jan 26

Spring Term TF/TA Lunch

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Faculty Lounge, Hoffman 4th floor

All spring term TFs and TAs in EPS or EPS-taught courses are welcome to attend this lunch with the EPS Preceptors, Esther James and Annika Quick.  Come learn about Preceptor support, department and university resources, and requirements/recommendations for you in your role as TF or TA.