Less than a month to go until the rock auction!

By admin, October 24, 2011

Geology Club Meeting

By admin, October 24, 2011

Geology Club meeting

on Monday October 31st at noon in Placer Hall room 1006.

8th Annual Rock Auction

By admin, September 20, 2011

The Geology Club’s Rock Auction for 2011

is to be held on November 18th in the Sac State Alumni Center at 6pm!

More information here.

Welcome Back BBQ

By admin, September 20, 2011

Welcome back BBQ at Stacy’s house– Friday September 23rd at 6pm!

It’s potluck- check out the sign up sheet on the computer room door!

Again- I encourage all to attend- especially if you’re new to the department!

Big THANKS to Stacy for allowing us into her home!!!! Directions to come.

Colloquium Series – Stephen Self – Tuesday, March 1 4:30 P.M.

By admin, March 1, 2011


Stephen Self

Amazing Things about Flood Basalt Lavas

Tuesday, March 1
4:30 P.M.
Mendocino 1015

A brief reception follows the presentation in Placer Hall Commons Room (second floor). Please join us.

Refer any questions to CSUS 916.278.6337 or USGS 916.278.3000

The Spring 2011 colloquium series schedule is available on the Colloquium Schedule page.

Colloquium Series – Carol Kendall, Ph.D. – Tuesday, November 30 4:30 P.M.

By admin, November 22, 2010


Carol Kendall, Ph.D.

USGS, Menlo Park, CA

Drive-By Extinctions

Tuesday, November 30
4:30 P.M.
Mendocino 1015

A brief reception follows the presentation in Placer Hall Commons Room (second floor). Please join us.

Refer any questions to CSUS 916.278.6337 or USGS 916.278.3000

Colloquium Series – Dr. William Kane – Tuesday, November 9 4:30 P.M.

By admin, November 8, 2010


Dr. William Kane

KANE GeoTech, Inc.

“You Can’t Stop Rock and Roll”

Tuesday, November 9
4:30 P.M.
Mendocino 1015

A brief reception follows the presentation in Placer Hall Commons Room (second floor). Please join us.

Refer any questions to CSUS 916.278.6337 or USGS 916.278.3000

Colloquium Series – William Fraser – Tuesday, October 26 4:30 P.M.

By admin, October 26, 2010


William Fraser

Geology Branch Chief
California Department of Water Resources,
Division of Safety of Dams

“Exploration Techniques For Dams And Geotechnical Studies”

Tuesday, October 26
4:30 P.M.
Mendocino 1015

A brief reception follows the presentation in Placer Hall Commons Room (second floor). Please join us.

Refer any questions to CSUS 916.278.6337 or USGS 916.278.3000

Geology Club Meeting

By admin, October 13, 2010

Geology Club meeting

on Tuesday November 9th at noon in Placer Hall room 1006.

This meeting will, again, be centered on the Rock Auction- we will detail the specifics of each job and the general workings of the Rock Auction.

Colloquium Series – Charles N. Alpers, Ph.D. – Tuesday, October 12 4:30 P.M.

By admin, October 12, 2010


Charles N. Alpers, Ph.D. USGS, Research Chemist

Judith Z. Drexler, Ph.D. USGS, Wetland Ecologist

and other USGS colleagues

“Research Opportunities for CSUS Students with the USGS”

Tuesday, October 12
4:30 P.M.
Mendocino 1015

A brief reception follows the presentation in Placer Hall Commons Room (second floor). Please join us.

Refer any questions to CSUS 916.278.6337 or USGS 916.278.3000