Geology Lunch

Open to all and meeting approximately every other Tuesday from 12:00 to 1:00 in Carnegie 219 GeoLunch is an opportunity for any student to meet and eat with professionals working across the spectrum of geologic fields.

Current GeoLunch Schedule for winter 2019:


  • January 17 – Robert Gailey –

Groundwater Management in California: Big Picture Issues and Scientific-Economic Approaches

  • January 22  – Lauren Farnsworth  –
Holocene History of the Greenland Ice-Sheet Margin

  • January 22 – DINNER – Bates College Geo Faculty

Geo Faculty Lightning Talks – Summer research opportunities in Geology

  • February 5 – Jacky Baughman – Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Earth and Oceanographic Sciences, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME

“How stable are ancient continents?  Deciphering major burial and erosion episodes across South Africa using thermochronology”

  • February 26 – Jessie Meeks  – Visiting Assistant Professor, Bates College, Lewiston, ME –

“PFAS in drinking water and the varied challenges surrounding these emerging contaminants”

  • March 12 – Alice Doughty – Visiting Assistant Professor, Bates College, Lewiston, ME –