Earth Sciences Colloquium

The Department of Earth Sciences schedules a colloquium each fall and spring semester.

We will have colloquia on Fridays from 1-2 p.m. in either 110 Johnson Hall or via Zoom. Contact Dr. Randel Cox for more information (randycox@memphis.edu).

Spring 2022 Schedule


1/28 - David Dye and Roy Van Arsdale

Department of Earth Sciences, University of Memphis.

Topic: Geologic and Archeological History of the Central Mississippi River Valley – An Overview

2/18 - Avat Shwkoofa

University of Tennessee - Jackson

Topic: Crop Production under Extreme Environments: Screening for Drought Tolerant Soybeans

2/25 - Jack Rossen

Ithaca College (retired)

Topic: Forty Years of Archaeobotany in Kentucky: Plants as Culture Change, Boundaries, and Interaction

4/8 - Ellyn Enderlin

Boise State University

Topic: Greenland's forgotten glaciers: Rapid changes observed for Greenland's peripheral marine-terminating glaciers (note:  meeting will take place over Zoom)

4/15 - Courtney Roper

Environmental Toxicologist at Ole Miss

Topic: Air Quality and Fine Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Exposures in the Mid-South