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2018 Meeting Schedule

 

Meetings are held at 7:00 pm in Room 243 of the Park Science Building at Bryn Mawr College, usually on the third Thursday of each month (except in the summer). Click here for directions.
 

PGS Speakers—2018

Jan

25

Mr. Phil Getty, P.G., Boucher & James, Inc.

Natural Upward Movement of Connate Groundwaters: A Contributor to Water Well & Aquifer Yield Degradation

 

Feb

15

Dr. John Higgins, Princeton University

The Search for Earth’s Oldest Ice: Clues About our Future Climate

 

Mar

15

Mr. David Wilcots

Mr. Bill Haaf

Center City Sedimentary Stratigraphy

What is deep decarbonization? Will the natural gas bridge help or hurt?

 

Apr

19

Dr. Robert M. Hazen, Carnegie Institution’s Geophysical Laboratory & George Mason University

The Co-Evolution of the Geosphere and Biosphere: A “Big-Data” Approach

abstract

May

17

Mr. John Sime, University of Pennsylvania

Economy of Fossil Preservation: How Human Activity Shapes Our Understanding of the History of Life

 

 

 

 

 

Sep

20

Dr. Sonia Tikoo, Rutgers University

Magnetic Insights into the Formation of Chicxulub Crater

 

Oct

25

Mr. Toby Kessler, PG, and Trevor Woodward, Gilmore & Associates

Managing Stormwater Drainage in Urban Karst Conditions

abstract

Nov

15

Mr. Joseph Foglio, CHMM, Principal & Senior Vice President, GZA Environmental, Inc.

From 1881 to 2018, History and Remediation of a Coal Gas Plant, Charlestown, West Virginia

abstract

Dec

20

 

 

 

 

See meeting schedules for 1999–2017 and before.
 
Last revised: 8 November 2018