Upcoming Events

  1. Public Lecture – 7:00 p.m. Hurlburt Hall Auditorium Dr. Butch Dooley, Virginia Museum of Natural History »

    Tuesday Mar 4

    7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

    Public Lecture – 7:00 p.m. Hurlburt Hall Auditorium Dr. Butch Dooley, Virginia Museum of Natural History
  2. Public Lecture – 7:00 p.m. Hurlburt Hall Auditorium "Growing Pains: A paleontologist's journey to understanding plesiosaur development and growth" Christina Byrd, Paleontology Technician, Virginia Museum of Natural History »

    Tuesday Apr 1

    7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

    Public Lecture – 7:00 p.m. Hurlburt Hall Auditorium "Growing Pains: A paleontologist's journey to understanding plesiosaur development and growth" Christina Byrd, Paleontology Technician, Virginia Museum of Natural History
  3. Museum of the Earth Sciences Lecture: Dr. Parvinder Sethi, Professor of Geology, Radford University Title: “GRAND CANYON IN 3D: A GEOLOGIST’S ADVENTURES THROUGH DEEP TIME!” »

    Wednesday Oct 8

    7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

    Dr. Parvinder Sethi, Professor of Geology, Radford University Title: “GRAND CANYON IN 3D: A GEOLOGIST’S ADVENTURES THROUGH DEEP TIME!” Begin at the top of the Grand Canyon and travel back through time descending down to the Colorado River at the bottom of this mile-deep natural wonder of our world! Presented by the Museum of the Earth Sciences and Sigma Gamma Epsilon Bonnie Hurlburt Student Center Auditorium
  4. Museum of the Earth Sciences lecture: Dr. Joe Keiper, Executive Director, Virginia Museum of Natural History Title: “How Did That Get in There? A Review of My Most Bizarre Entomological Consultations”  »

    Tuesday Nov 4

    7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

    Dr. Joe Keiper, Executive Director, Virginia Museum of Natural History Title: “How Did That Get in There? A Review of My Most Bizarre Entomological Consultations” Presented by the Museum of the Earth Sciences and Sigma Gamma Epsilon Bonnie Hurlburt Student Center Auditorium
  5. Museum of the Earth Sciences Lecture: Dr. Albert Dickas, Professor Emeritus of Geology, University of Wisconsin - Superior Title: “Geociting in and around Virginia” A virtual field trip to nine geologically significant places in, and around, Virginia. »

    Tuesday Dec 2

    7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

    Dr. Albert Dickas, Professor Emeritus of Geology, University of Wisconsin - Superior Title: “Geociting in and around Virginia” A virtual field trip to nine geologically significant places in, and around, Virginia. Presented by the Museum of the Earth Sciences and Sigma Gamma Epsilon
  6. MES Lecture Series - An Appalachian Mystery: The latest in the case of the disappearing Mountain Lake »

    Tuesday Apr 7

    7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

    Hurlburt Hall Auditorium Presented by Dr. “Skip” Watts, Mr. “Paki” Stephenson, Department of Geology, Radford University Description: Chester (Skip) Watts and George (Paki) Stephenson will present the latest in their ongoing studies into the mysterious disappearance of water from historic Mountain Lake in Giles County Virginia. Included will be video clips from their high-tech science tools, like RU’s underwater remotely operated vehicle (ROV) and aerial mapping techniques, along with glimpses into the underworld around the lake using such geophysical tools as seismic refraction and electrical resistivity.