Seminars, Workshops, Meetings

Seminars 2018-2019

Information will be added as seminars are arranged.  Seminars begin at 4:00 pm unless otherwise noted.

Date Location Speaker Organization Title Host
Aug-24 PRL Lobby
 SDSMT: TGA
GGE Fall Kick Off Social
Katzenstein
Aug-31 No Seminar -- Labor Day Holiday
Sep-07 CB 204W
Mr. John Marvin and Mr. John Chandler - Flatiron Resources
SDSMT: ERI
Real-time reservoir modeling
Soeder
Sep-14No Seminar -- M-Week Activities
Sep-21 CB 204W
Mr. David Abbott, Jr.
AAPG Distinguished Ethics Lecturer
Fundamentals of geoscience ethics
Soeder
Sep-24CB 204W
Mr. Ray Wuolo - Barr
SDSMT: GGE
Source, fate, and transport of PFAS in the environment: the emerging contaminant without a solution
 Li
Sep-28CB 204W
Ms. Isis Fukai - Battelle ColumbusSDSMT: ERI
Integrated Mid-continent stacked carbon storage hub: Geocharacterization and feasibility assessment
Soeder
Oct-05 No Seminar -- Native American's Day Holiday
Oct-12 CB 204W
Dr. Donna Vorhees - Health Effects Institute, Boston
SDSMT: ERI
Understanding the intersection between geology, engineering and human health
Soeder
Oct-19 CB 204W
Dr. Conevery Bolton Valencius - Boston College
SDSMT: ERI
Earthquakes along the Mississippi?!? The surprising environmental history of the American heartland...and what it may hold for our future
Soeder
Oct-25&26 Surbeck CenterNew Horizons Energy Conference
Nov-02
CB 204W
Dr. Carolyn Rodak - SUNY Polytechnic Institute
SDSMT: ERI
Probabilistic risk assessment of shale gas production
Soeder
Nov-09

No Seminar -- Veteran's Day Holiday

Nov-16 CB 204W
Dr. Mikey Hannon - Indiana Geological Survey
SDSMT: ERI

Jumping into the deep end: An overview of my research experiences and future opportunities in energy and environmental geosciences

Soeder
Nov-23 No Seminar -- Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov-30 (2-5PM) PRL Lobby
Senior Research Poster Presentations SDSMT: GGE A variety of topics Anderson
 Jan-11CB 204W
  SDSMT: GGEGraduate Student Town Hall meetingMasterlark
 Jan-18No Seminar -- Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday
 Jan-25CB 204W

Dr.  Steve Tedesco - Energrid Energy, Inc.

SDSMT: ERI
Integration of surface geochemical surveys with seismic and subsurface geology in the Mid-continent USA: Case histories and caveats
Soeder 
Feb-01CB 204WDr. Perry Rahn
SDSMT: GGEProposed In-situ Uranium mining in South Dakota
Soeder
Feb-08
CB 204WDr. Larisa DeSantis - Vanderbilt UniversityPaleontology Society Lecturer
Ancient ecology of Pleistocene predators and their prey: Tales from the La Brea Tar Pits and beyond
Pagnac
Feb-15No Seminar -- President's Day Holiday       
Feb-22CB 204WMs. Ta-Shana Taylor, University of Miami
Paleontology Society LecturerThe silent dead: Intersectional conversations we're not having about natural disasters
Soeder
Mar-01
No Seminar -- Spring Break        
Mar-08No Seminar -- Spring Break       
Mar-15CB 204W
Dr. Caroline Stromberg - University of WashingtonPaleontology Society LecturerNeo-ecology meets deep time: Reconstructing plant paleo-niches in the Late Cretaceous of Wyoming
Soeder
Mar-22CB 204WDr. Maud M. Walsh - Louisiana State University
Association for Women Geoscientists (AWG)Early (Archean) life on Earth: The rock recordLong
Mar-29CB 204WTBATBAGraduate student invitational seminar
Fox
Apr-05CB 204W
Dr. Steve Richardson - GSI Environmental
SDSMT: ERI Sampling stray gas in groundwater near shale wells
Soeder
Apr-12CB 204W
Dr. Lashun Massey - University of Arkansas at Little Rock
SDSMT: ERIExploring industry collaboration as a driving force to enhance student learning
Soeder
 Apr-19No Seminar -- Easter Holiday
 Apr-26PRL Lobby (3-5PM)Senior Research Presentations
SDSMT: GGE
A variety of topics
Anderson
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Grad Brownbag 2018-2019

Wednesdays noon-1PM in MI 330. Led by GGE Graduate Representatives. Information will be added as seminars are arranged.

Date
LeadTitle/Topic
(Wednesday)  
Sep-05Grad Rep ElectionsVote for 2018-2019 grad reps
Sep-12Jared FoxPinned Mesh Perturbation
Sep-19 Logistics Discussion
Sep-26Michael DayNear Infrared Spectroscopy of White Mica and Implications for Metamorphism in the Black Hills, South Dakota
Oct-03

Oct-10Julie Driebergen and Shannon HarrelPahasapasaurus haasi Exhibit at the Adams Museum
Oct-17Fleford RedolozaWell-Placement by External Optimization
Oct-24

Oct-31Kristen LewisExperimental Constraints on Rehomogenization of Plagioclase Hosted Melt Inclusions from Plagioclase Ultraphyric Basalts
Nov-07Zhendan CaoMachine Learning in Groundwater Modeling
Nov-14Colton MedlerTime-Lapse Seismic Imaging of Hydraulic Fractures at Sanford Underground Research Facility Using the Continuous Active Source Seismic (CASSM) Technique
Nov-21No SeminarThanksgiving Holiday
Nov-28Nicole RidgewellThe Importance of Environmental Monitoring in Geologic and Paleontological Collections
Dec-05
No Seminar

  
Jan-09

Jan-16

Jan-23

Jan-30

Feb-06

Feb-13

Feb-20

Feb-27

Mar-06No SeminarSpring Break
Mar-13

Mar-20

Mar-27

Apr-03

Apr-10

Apr-17

Apr-24


Seminar: Volcanoes Fall 2018 (GEOL 790)

Mondays 1-2PM in MI 321. Information will be added as seminars are arranged.

The schedule and articles are available here.

Workshops

ARCGIS Workshops

Workshops are typically offered in December/January and June/July.
Contact: Maribeth Price ( Maribeth.Price@sdsmt.edu)

Workshop website and registration

GEOE/GEOL/PALE Advisory Board Meetings

Next meeting: Saturday, April 27, 2019 
Contact: Laurie Anderson ( Laurie.Anderson@sdsmt.edu)