Calendar of Events

Geology Seniors 2008

2008 Senior Reception
Brad Gillis, Stuart MacNeil, Jessica McGreehan, Greg Wyka and Forrest Horton
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Bowdoin Geology 2008

2008 Geology Group Photo
Marjorie Parker, Arthur Hussey, Peter Lea, Brad Gillis, Joanne Urquhart, Stuart MacNeil,
Jessica McGreehan, Ed Laine, Greg Wyka, Forrest Horton, Rachel Beane and Kira
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Bowdoin to host the Geological Society of Maine's Spring Meeting
Save the date:  Friday, April 11, 2008 - Agenda to follow in early February 

Geology Department Open House
Druckenmiller 110
3-4pm Sunday, August 26, 2007
Bowdoin College Geology: Learning about the earth and the environment: A letter to first year students »

Bowdoin Buoy Launched in Harpswell Sound:

Bowdoin Bouy Facility
Buoy Facility information »
Geology Seniors 2007

2007 Senior Reception
Kneeling: Meghan Detering, Ivy Blackmore
Standing: Owen McKenna, Gillian Garrett-Reed, Astrid Rodriguez,
Serena (Mina) Bartovics, Holly Kingsbury, Jason Riley, and Julia Smith
Missing from picture: Thomas Duffy
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Kibbe Symposium

CoverTuesday, April 3, 2007
Alexandrium in the Gulf of Maine: The Ecology, Detection, and the Management of Harmful Algal Blooms (red tides)

Senior Reception 2006

2006 Senior Reception
from left to right: Prae Supcharoen, Kate Loomis, Liz Hoering, Ian Kyle, Dan McGrath
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July 28, 2007
GSM summer field trip - Poland Mining Camps (

August 25, 2007
Geology Department Open House 3-4pm Druckenmiller 110

NEIGC Field Trips in QuebecOctober 5-7, 2007
NEIGC Field Trips in Quebec (Eventlink will open a PDF - Portable Document Format PDF)

October 14-20, 2007
Earth Science Week (

October 28-31, 2007
Geological Society of America Annual Meeting (

December 10-14, 2007
AGU Fall Meeting San Francisco (

March 2008
Northeastern GSA meeting Buffalo, New York (


Kibbe Science Symposium 2007

October 22-25, 2006
Annual Geological Society of America meeting in Philadelphia

September 29 - October 1
2006 The New England Intercollegiate Geological Conference (NEICG) Conference in Rangeley, Maine

Monday, October 30, 2006
Mineralogy Society of America Distinguished Lecturer Program in conjunction with the Bowdoin Department of geology presents:
The University of Iowa, Dept. of Geoscience
Clues to high pressure melting of metasedimentary rocks deep in the heart of mountain belts.
Druckenmiller Hall: Room 004
Open to the public and free of charge

Geology Honors 2006-2007 schedule

DVD Presentation on Careers for Geoscientists
Explore the world of the Geosciences through the experiences of professional geoscientists. Learn about the diversity of job options and day-to-day responsibilities, what to expect after completing a Geoscience Degree, and how to prepare for tomorrow's job market. If you have any interest in viewing this DVD on your own, contact the geology department coordinator to sign it out.

agiweb: Career Opportunities in Geology

Association for Women Geoscientists Career Profiles in the Geosciences

Bowdoin Geology: 2006 Senior Reception

2006 Senior Reception
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2006 Summer Student Research

March 1, 2006
Student Fellowship Opportunities Deadline

Academic Spotlight: Investigating the World with a Scanning Electron Microscope

Campus News: Scientists Using Electron Backscatter Diffraction to Meet at Bowdoin for Kibbe Symposium

Campus News: Bowdoin Hosts International Geological Conference