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Colloquium Series at Weston Observatory

Weston Observatory, front view

col·lo·qui·um

1. Informal meeting for the exchange of views.

2. Academic seminar on a broad field of study, usually led by a different lecturer at each meeting.


 

"A journey through the Panama Canal with excursions in hydraulics, elevators, and precise marine gravity measurements"

or

"What is Sea Level ? - - an Introduction to Geodesy"

 

April 26th, 2017

Presented by:

Dr. Richard Sailor
Geophysicist and Senior Scientist,
Raytheon BBN Technologies, Cambridge, MA

 

Presentation will be from 7:00 to 9:00 PM

Weston Observatory
381 Concord Road
Weston, MA 02493-1340

 

Light refreshments will be served.

Seating is limited and reservations are required.
Please email anastasia.macherides@bc.edu to reserve a seat.

 

 


 

"THE ROLE OF CATASTROPHE MODELS IN SOCIETY: A DEEP DIVE INTO THE SCIENCE USED TO QUANTIFY AND PRICE RISKS FROM NATURAL HAZARDS SUCH AS EARTHQUAKES"

May 24th, 2017

Presented by:

Dr. Elliot Klein, Seismologist, Research and Modeling, AIR Worldwide, Boston

 

Presentation will be from 7:00 to 9:00 PM

Weston Observatory
381 Concord Road
Weston, MA 02493-1340

 

Light refreshments will be served.

Seating is limited and reservations are required.
Please email anastasia.macherides@bc.edu to reserve a seat.