Events of Interest to Geology Folk

Guest speakers, department events, or events on campus that we think might be of interest to you.

We've changed this page up a bit to include more than just research-related talks. Events meant only for students will be duly noted. Otherwise you can assume events are open to the public. As always, please check back for updates!

If you want to be added to our email list which receives information about events open to the public, please email Sarah Wilson at

Appalachian Trail Becomes Interdisciplinary Classroom

On March 2, 2019, a group of about 40 students, faculty, and staff went out to Brown Mountain Creek to learn about a freedmen community and the geology of the area -- and to hike and meet new people. It was a great success. Photos and story by Shelby Mack, April 12, 2019. (Chrome may not work for this slideshow.)