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CNY Earth Science Student Symposium - Saturday April 1st, 2017

Featuring Keynote Speaker, Dr. Richard Ernst, Carleton University

Abstract Submission and Registration

  • All Earth Science (and related subjects) undergraduate and graduate students from any college or university in the CNY area are invited to submit an abstract to present a poster at our symposium. All abstracts must have a student as the first author and must address original research conducted by the first-author student.  Please email your abstract submissions to eabaker@syr.edu by March 1st, 2017. 
  • Upon your submission, you give the Syracuse University Geology Club permission to reproduce your abstract for the purposes of dissemination among symposium attendees.
  • Maximum poster dimensions should be no more than 36"x 58"
  • Wish to attend, but don't want to present? That's fine! The Symposium is open to the public with a $5.00 admission charge, which covers breakfast reception, lunch, and all the other activities that occur throughout the day.  Attendees must pre-register by sending an email to eabaker@syr.edu.

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CNY Earth Science Student Symposium - Saturday April 2nd, 2016


Featuring Keynote Speaker, Prof. David Fastovsky, URI


Dr. Fastovsky is an expert in the geobiology of critical earth history intervals, particularly regarding terrestrial vertebrate paleontology. Please come help us welcome him to Syracuse and Upstate New York at what is sure to be a great presentation!

Abstract Submission and Registration

  • All Earth Science (and related subjects) undergraduate and graduate students from any college or university in the CNY area are invited to submit an abstract to present a poster at our symposium. All abstracts must have a student as the first author and must address original research conducted by the first-author student.  Please email your abstract submissions to  sugeoclub@gmail.com by March 25, 2016. 
  • Upon your submission, you give the Syracuse University Geology Club permission to reproduce your abstract for the purposes of dissemination among symposium attendees.
  • Maximum poster dimensions should be no more than 36"x 58"
  • Wish to attend, but don't want to present? That's fine! The Symposium is open to the public with a $5.00 admission charge, which covers breakfast reception, lunch, and all the other activities that occur throughout the day.  Attendees must pre-register by sending an email to sugeoclub@gmail.com.

Schedule of Events- April 2nd, 2016


  • 9:30-10:00 AM   Registration (coffee and light breakfast)
  • 10:00 - 11:30 AM  Poster Session 1
  • 11:30 - Noon  Student Talks 1
  • Noon - 1 PM  Lunch
  • 1:00 - 1:30 PM  Student Talks 2
  • 1:30 - 3:00 PM  Poster Session 2
  • 3:00 - 4:15 PM  Keynote Presentation, by Prof. David Fastovsky
  • 5:00 - 5:30 PM Lava Pour (Comstock Art Building)
  • 6:00 - ???    Reception (InnComplete)

Location Information


The Symposium is held in and around Heroy Geology Laboratory on Syracuse University's campus with the exception of the Lava Pour, which is held at the ComArt Building on Comstock Ave. near South Campus. For participants joining us from other colleges and universities, Parking is available at Heroy GL - no charge.

See the link below for directions.  If you have questions about parking please contact us at sugeoclub@gmail.com

Map


http://lavaproject.syr.edu/

Geology Photo Contest


Have any pictures you wish to share from your adventures? Well, you are in luck!! Students are encouraged to submit their own geological themed photo, which will be displayed and voted on in a photo contest for a prize! Sumbit your photo to sugeoclub@gmail.comNote: (Only one submission is allowed per person)

Industry Sponsors for the 2015 CNYESSS



We would like to thank our sponsors of this year's symposium!

Each year we welcome sponsors from local industry to attend our symposium and speak with undergraduate and graduate students about their research and career goals. Some sponsors choose to do this informally but table space is also available upon request for sponsor attendees. If you or your company would like to attend and be a sponsor for this year's CNYESS Symposium, please contact Chilisa Shorten at cmshorte@syr.edu. This year we will have a tiered sponsorship program. Silver ($100-199 donation), Gold ($200-299 donation) or Platinum ($300+ donation).