Lectures

Each year as part of our winter programme guest lecturers present to our members on topical and emerging subjects from the world of geology. Our venue is the lecture theatre in the Gregory Building, Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow University, starting time 19:30. Members and prospective members are invited to attend both the lectures and the post lecture tea/coffee gathering.
If you are a non-member interested in our society please accept this invitation to attend.
 
What did the Ice Age ever do for us? (lecture)

What did the Ice Age ever do for us? (lecture)

Date: Wednesday, 21 November 2018 | 6:30PM
This public lecture, organised by the Edinburgh Geological Society and Dynamic Earth, gives the opportunity to hear first-hand about recent advances in our understanding of the Ice Age in Scotland.
Ben Nevis - remnant of a lost volcanic landscape (lecture)

Ben Nevis - remnant of a lost volcanic landscape (lecture)

Date: Thursday, 13 December 2018 | 7:30PM
Dr Roddy Muir, Midland Valley Exploration

A broader view of the Moine Thrust (lecture)

Date: Thursday, 10 January 2019 | 7:30PM
Dr Jim Morrison (Retiring Presidential Address)

The Heath Robinson world of the Triassic (lecture)

Date: Thursday, 14 February 2019 | 7:30PM
Dr Nick Fraser, National Museum of Scotland

Sideways views of Scottish garnets: insights into metamorphic processes (lecture)

Date: Wednesday, 20 February 2019 | 7:30PM
Dr Tim Dempster, University of Glasgow

Basin evolution in the Variscan foreland in southern Britain (lecture)

Date: Thursday, 14 March 2019 | 7:30PM
Dr Bernard Besley, Besley Earth Science Ltd

Hydrocarbon exploration in volcanic-affected basins (lecture)

Date: Thursday, 11 April 2019 | 7:30PM
Dr Nick Schofield, University of Aberdeen

Members' Night

Date: Thursday, 9 May 2019 | 7:30PM
A series of short oral presentations by society members, followed by desktop presentations, nibbles and drinks
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