Geoscience Day

Senior geoscience majors will present their research at the 47th annual Geoscience Day on Friday, April 30, 2021, via Zoom. Junior geoscience majors will also present their research proposals.

Geoscience Day 2021

Geoscience Day 2021 Program and Abstracts

10:15 - Opening Remarks by Dr. Nick Deardorff, followed by introduction of Junior Proposal Presentations by Dr. Katie Farnsworth

10:20 - Susie Adams

10:30 - Christian Vizza

10:40 - Caleb Cramer

10:50 - Eric Reynolds


11:10 - Billy Cartwright

11:20 - Molly Rabon

11:30 - Gavin Vashie


11:55 - Introduction of Senior Research Presentations by Dr. Karen Rose Cercone

12:00 - Garrett Strittmatter

Scotia Sea Diatoms in Relation to Climate During the Last Glacial Maximum

12:20 - Jordan Kulak

Understanding Deep-Sea Sediment PropertyMethods and Error

12:40 - Lauren Donati

Rapid Exhumation of the Taiwan Central Range: Constraints from Plastic-brittle Structures from theMugua River


1:10 - Featured Alumni Presentation:

Gerry Hatcher '83 and Jonathan Warrick,USGS Santa Cruz Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center