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2016-2017 Meeting Notices

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Please see the photo gallery for record of the 2016-2017 NOGS events.

NOGS Annual Banquet - 2016

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Date/Time: Saturday May 21, 2016 
Social Hour begins at 6:00 p.m. (cash bar), dinner begins at 6:45 p.m., talk at 7:45

Location: Clarion Inn 6625 Dean Memorial Highway, Hudson (330) 653-9191
Near the intersection of I-80 and Rt. 8 (see http://www.clarioninnhudson.com/location.htm for directions and map)

Presenter: Greg Wiles, Department of Geology, College of Wooster

Presentation: Northeast Ohio Since the Last Ice Age: Climate Shifts...

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March 2, 2016 Meeting

Posted by Amanda Sprinzl on March 7, 2016 at 3:35 PM Comments comments (0)

When: Wednesday, March 2, 2016, 8 P.M.

Location: Baldwin-Wallace University, Telfer Hall, Surrarrer Auditorium (Room 115)

Speaker: Carrie Davis Todd, Baldwin-Wallace University

Title: A Re-examination of the 1889 Johnstown (PA) Flood Using Historical Accounts, Field Measurements, and Hydrologic Modeling

Dinner: Prior to the talk, an informal dinner is planned for those interested at 6:00 PM at Sweet Mango, a Thai restaurant  in d...

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February 3, 2016 Meeting

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When: Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 8 P.M.

Location: University of Akron, Crouse Hall, Room 120 

 

Speaker: Caleb Holyoke, University of Akron

Title: Magnesite Deformation and Potential Roles in the Slip and Seismicity of Subduction Zones

Dinner: Prior to the talk, an informal dinner is planned for those interested at 6:00 PM at Luigi’s Restaurant, North Main Street, in Akron. If you plan ...

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December 9, 2015 Meeting

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When: Wednesday, December 9th, 2015 at 7:30 P.M.

Location: Cleveland Museum of Natural History, 1 Wade Oval Drive, Cleveland, Rare Book Room (uppermost level, by the Museum Library) Please identify yourself as a NOGS member at the Museum front desk.

Speaker: Joe Hannibal, Cleveland Museum of Natural History

Topic: Maps, Cross-Sections and Geological Insights of Col. Charles Whittlesey (1808-1886), Northern Ohio’s First Engineering Geologist ...

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AEG November 2015 Meeting

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Association of Engineering and Environmental Geologists, Allegheny Ohio Section presents:

Topic: Sandstone Highwall Restoration at Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens

Presenter: Mitch Weber Vice President, Ohio Geotechnical Practice Manager Gannett Fleming Engineers and Architects, P.C., Akron, Ohio

Date: Thursday November 19, 2015. Socializing / Cash Bar will begin at 6:00pm, and dinner will start at 7:00pm

Location: Youngstown State Univ...

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October 2015 Fall Field Trip

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The Sharon Formation at Little Mountain

Date: Saturday, October 10, 2015, 9 am–12 noon

Little Mountain, the most famous of the Sharon outliers in northern Ohio, is of both historic and geologic interest, and our leaders will discuss both aspects. We have made special arrangements with Holden Arboretum to visit this site.

Leaders: David Saja, Cleveland Museum of Natural History and Pat Biliter, US Army Corps of Engineers, retired, and Holden Arboret...

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NOGS Annual Banquet- 2015

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Northern Ohio Geological Society Annual Meeting and Banquet

Friday, May 1st, 2015

Sterle’s Country House

1401 East 55th Street, Cleveland (216) 881-4181

(see map and directions here)

Pete Richards, Affiliate Scholar, Department of Geology, Oberlin College will give a talk entitled: When Rocks Burn: Minerals from the S...

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April 1, 2015 Meeting

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When: Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 7:30 P.M.

Location: Department of Geology, Case Western Reserve University, A. W. Smith Hall, Room 104 (NOT the K. H. Smith building!). A. W. Smith is on the Case Quad. See the map in the photo gallery OR see this online interactive map for details: http://www.case.edu/maps/index.html

Speaker: John Zampino

Topic: Legal & Geological Aspects of Brownfields Remediation

Dinner: Prior to the talk, an i...

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March 11, 2015 Meeting

Posted by Amanda Sprinzl on April 27, 2015 at 2:50 PM Comments comments (0)

When: Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 7:30 P.M.

 

Location: Department of Geology, Kent State University, Room 234 of McGilvrey Hall (on the corner of Lincoln and Summit Streets). See map in photo gallery to locate the building, use Google, or go to http://kentstate-dev.kent.edu/directions/kent/map.asp

Speaker: John Topoly, Chesapeake Energy

Topic: Drilling the Utica Shale: Drilling, Fracking, and the Environment

Dinne...

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