Iain Samson has also been invited to give the key note talk in a session on High-Tech Metals for the AEMQ 2013 Conference (Congres de L'Exploration Miniere du Quebec) which runs from Nov 11 - 14, 2013 in Quebec City, Quebec. A summary for his talk entitled "A Metallogenic Framework for the High-Tech Metals" can be seen here.
Iain Samson has been invited to talk at the GSA Annual Meeting in Denver, as part of the Pardee Keynote Symposium celebrating GSA's 125th Anniversary. The conference runs October 27-30, 2013. The symposium Dr. Samson will be presenting in is "P11. Rare Earth Elements: Minerals, Mines, Magnets (and More)". Visit GSA's website here for more information about the Pardee Symposium series.
Denis Tetreault has been invited to lead a field trip for the Ontario Petroleum Institute's annual Conference and Trade Show being held in Windsor, October 23 - 25th, 2013, examining the Middle Devonian of Southwestern Ontario. The trip is on Wednesday October 23rd, and is co-led by Terry Carter (Ministry of Natural Resources, London), Derek Armstrong, and Frank Brunton (both Ontario Geological Survey, Sudbury).
Participants of the 2013 OPI quarry fieldtrip examine the local Devonian limestones.
Congratulations to our new EES grads and our new BES grads: Porsha Crosswell (BES), Nicholas Falk (BSc Environmental Science), Matthew Hogan (BES), Siddharth Joshi (MSc), Jessica Longmoore (BES), Leima Moro (BSc Geology), and Kate Stasiuk (BES)!
M.Sc. Thesis Proposal Presentation
Alan Trenhaile has been invited to give the plenary lecture at the 7th Spanish Conference on Coastal Geomorphology at the University of Oviedo, Asturias, Spain. The conference runs from July 16 to July 19, 2013. The title of the lecture will be "Rock coast erosional forms (notches and shore platforms) on the La Paz Peninsula, Southern Baja, Mexico. A.S. Trenhaile, K.J. Prestanski, N.I. Porter and J. Gagnon"
Earth and Environmental Sciences Courses 2013-2014
The full list of course offerings for the 2013-2014 academic year is available here.