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Geology, geography departments open new display

Tony Elias-Cadena, Contributing Writer

February 22, 2019

The geology and geography departments unveiled a new mineral and meteorite display Thursday in the Physical Science Building. The mineral and meteorite display showcases a wide variety of Earth minerals and two space meteorite fragments, as well as a list of accomplishments to NASA geologist Harrison Schm...

Geology, Geography Department to host 2 presenters

Hannah Shillo, Staff Reporter

October 31, 2018

Two geographers will give presentations Thursday at 3:30 p.m. in Room 3040 of the Physical Science Building. The Department of Geology and Geography is hosting Margaret Gripshover and Thomas Bell as part of the department’s colloquium series. Michael Cornebise, the interim associate dean of the College of...

Geography Awareness week starts with soil

Dr. Francis Odemerho, a professor of geography at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville lectures about erosion Monday in the physical science building in observance of National Geography Awareness Week.

Cassie Buchman, Administration Editor

November 16, 2015

National Geography Awareness week started off with a lecture called “Soil Erosion Risks and the changing Cropping Choices in Shoal River Watershed, Illinois,” Monday night in the Physical sciences building. Francis Odemerho, from the Department of Geography at Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville,...

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