Virtual Geology Colloquium- Dr. Suzanne O'Connell

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02/25/2021 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm

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Our next speaker is Dr. Suzanne O'Connell from the Dept. Earth & Environmental Sciences at Wesleyan University, and she will be talking about: "Ocean Revolution from a Ship: History of Scientific Ocean Drilling (Moho, DSDP, ODP, IODP)".
 
As preparatory reading, here are the links to these two general public articles:
 
Dr. Suzanne O'Connell's research area is in sedimentology and paleoclimate changes. Her current research focuses on Antarctic climate change using sediment cores from the Weddell Sea, Ocean Drilling Program (ODP) Leg 113. In 2015, O'Connell co-edited and co-authored the book "Women in the Geoscience: Practical, Positive, Practices Toward Parity" which echoed themes found in several of her journal articles including: Leaks in the pipeline: "Why Do Women Remain Curiously Absent from the Ranks of Academic?"
 
Dr. O'Connell recently also published an article in the Washington Post about climate and avocadoshttps://www.washingtonpost.com/climate-solutions/
 
 
 

Date: Thursday, February 25, 2021

Time: 3:00pm-4:15pm CST  

 
There will also be a Virtual Coffee Hour (VCH) from 2:15 - 2:45 pm CST for a chance to chat with the speaker and ask questions. 
 
 
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