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Colloquium Series at Weston Observatory

Weston Observatory, front view

col·lo·qui·um: 1. An informal meeting for the exchange of views. 2. An academic seminar on a broad field of study, usually led by a different lecturer at each meeting. (thefreedictionary.com)




FRACKING, INJECTION WELLS, AND EARTHQUAKES, OH MY!

NATURAL AND INDUCED SEISMICITY IN THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN UNITED STATES

(Note date change, from November 15 to December 13)

To be presented on December 13, 2017 (7:00-9:00 PM) by

Hannah Chambless, Graduate Student &

Alan Kafka, Ph.D., Director of Weston Observatory

Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences

Boston College

  

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.

 

 

 


 

PREVIOUS EVENTS 

 


 

"Mount St. Helens: Then and Now"

October 25th, 2017

Presented by:

Sheila Alfsen, MAT, GIT
Instructor of Geology,
Portland State University, Chemeketa Community college,
Linn Benton Community College

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.

 


 


"New Data shows that Apatosaurus and Allosaurus may have only Existed

for less than one million years!"

 

 

September 13th, 2017

 

Presented by:

Dr. Ken Galli
Lab Manager/Lecturer,
Boston College,
Earth & Environmental Sciences

 

 

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 James W. Skehan, Annual Geogical Colloquium Presents: 
 

James W. Skehan, S.J. Annual Geological Field Trip

 


"geologic story of the conglomerates of eastern massachusetts"

September 16th, 2017

 

Presented by:

Dr. Ken Galli
Lab Manager/Lecturer,
Boston College,
Earth & Environmental Sciences

 

Field Trip will be from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Trip starts and ends at Weston Observatory parking lot
381 Concord Road
Weston, MA 02493-1340

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