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2012-2013 Geology Lecture Series


2012-2013 Academic Year

Friday, November 9, 2012 at 7:00 pm 
Dr. Edward Davis
University of Oregon
Museum of Natural and Cultural History
"Oregon's Saber-Toothed Salmon: A story of natural and sexual selection."
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Friday, November 30, 2012 at 7:00 pm
Dr. Loren Davis
Oregon State University
"Finding Oregon's Ghost Coast: Sea Level Rise, Landscape Change and the Quest for the Earliest Coastal Peoples"
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Sunday, January 20, 2013. NOTE: Special Time: 2:00 pm
Dr. Gregory Beroza 
Stanford University 
"The Tortoise and the Hare: Slow vs Fast Earthquakes"
An IRIS/SSA Distinguished Lecturer 
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Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 7:00 pm
Dr. Scott Burns
Portland State University 
"Cataclysms on the Columbia - A New Perspective. A talk about the great Missoula Floods"
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Friday, April 26, 2013 at 7:00 pm
Dr. Daniel Fisher
University of Michigan
"New Research on Siberian Mammoths"
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Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 7:00 pm 
Dr. Brandon Dugan
Rice University
"Origin, Evolution, and Impacts of Large Submarine Landslides"
A Consortium for Ocean Leadership/ U.S. Science Support Program Distinguished Lecturer
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All lectures in the series are free and open to the public. They take place in the Hales Center for the Performing Arts on the Coos Bay campus of Southwestern Oregon Community College.

These popular community events would not be possible without generous sponsorship support. The current contributors to the geology lecture series include:

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