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 Property Methods and Error

    12:40 - Lauren Donati

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


    1:10 - Featured Alumni Presentation:

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