Department of Earth Science Seminar Series – Spring 2023

Tuesday from 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM - Room:  SB 246
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Date Speaker Affiliation / Title Title / Subject   Moduality View Again
Jan 10 Daren Nelson / Weihong Wang UVU Earth Science Syllabus and course discussion   F2F  
Jan 17 Dr. Daniel Moore UVU adjunct - retired BYUI Geology Professor Island Park - Born of Fire   F2F Link
Jan 24 Kalvon Hone GIS Coordinator at Provo City Public Works GIS Added Value?     Link
Jan 31 Dr. Michael Shamo UVU History Adjunct - Associate Director of CE at BYU The Majestic Virgin Forgot Her Promise": An Environmental History of the Virgin River Basin, 1849-1938   F2F Link
Feb 7 Cancelled No Seminar        
Feb 14 Dr. Tess Weathers Associate Professor and Engineering Program Director at Chabot College
The secret to improving water quality and quantity in our changing world: Case studies on perfluoroalkyl acids and managed aquifer recharge
Feb 16 Dr. Kayon Barrett Assistant Professor of Environmental Science at Tarleton State University Environmental Modeling of organics' fates for tropical developing countries   F2F Link
Feb 21 Dr. Justin Gay Postdoctoral Research Associate at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Perturbations to terrestrial ecosystem carbon and nitrogen cycling: Implications for global change and environmental management   F2F Link
Feb 28 Dr. Tara Bishop Research Ecologist at the United States Geological Survey in Moab Dryland resilience in the face of change   F2F Link
Mar 7 Spring Break - No Seminar      
Mar 14 Dr. Bill Keach Utah Geological Society Director Careers at Utah Geological Society / GIS / Geoscientists   F2F Link
Mar 21 Carly Biedel Coordinator for the Great Salt Lake Institute Impact of Brine Fly Population due to drop in GSL   F2F Link
Mar 28 Dr. Rachael Hutchings Assistant Director of Center for National Security Studies at UVU Nuclear Energy   F2F Link
Apr 4 Dr. Erica Gaddis Water Resources Technical Director at SWCA Water Resources in Utah and the West   F2F Link
Apr 11 Kim Shelly Executive Director of Utah DEQ Air Quality in Utah   F2F: 11:30 - 12:20  
Apr 11 Eric Sewell Army National Guard - Environmental Engineer Environmental Management with the Guard - Potential Internships   F2F: 1:00 - 1:50  
Apr 18 Karem Meza PhD Candidate USU Spatial Estimation of Actual Evapotranspiration over irrigated Turfgrass Using sUAS Thermal and Multispectral Imagery and TSEB Model   Virtual Link
Apr 25 Bryce Bird Air Quality Division Director at Utah Department of Environmental Quality Air Quality Update 2023   F2F Link