Distinguished Speaker Series

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Please join us for our weekly Earth & Climate Sciences Seminar Series

Tuesdays from 1-2pm, TH 604

Spring 2023

Seminar Coordinator for Spring: Zan Stine

Speaker Schedule

Speaker Name and Talk Title

February 7

Welcome to Spring Semester

February 14

Petra Dekens, Dept of Earth and Climate Sciences

"Building a Field Guide to Earth’s Climate Future"

February 21

Mira Chokshi, Climate Policy Fellow, Aspen Institute

"Technology and Future of Water Systems"

February 28 No speaker series
March 7

Jason Henderson, Dept. of Geography & Environment

"EV’s are not the Answer: A Mobility Justice Critique of Electric Vehicle Transitions"

March 14 No speaker series
March 21 No speaker series; Spring Recess
March 28

Alan Robock, Department of Environmental Sciences, Rutgers University

"Global Famine after Nuclear War"

April 4 Kevin Simonin, Dept of Biology
April 11 Yadira Ibarra, Dept of Earth & Climate Sciences
April 18 Philipp Ruprecht, Department of Geological Sciences and Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno

"Probing the crust: From Nevada's youngest eruption to Eocene magmatism in the Great Basin"

April 25 Andrew Oliphant,  Dept. of Geography & Environment
May 2  
May 9 Student theses defenses
May 11 Student theses defenses

The Earth & Climate Sciences Department welcomes persons with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations upon request. Please call (415) 338-2061 or email geoscience@sfsu.edu as soon as possible so your request may be reviewed.