Schedule of events

THURSDAY-APR 25

8:30AM to 11:30AM Board of Visitors Meeting Weeks Hall, Rm TBD
1:30PM to 3PM Graduate Student Symposium Weeks Hall, Rm 140

FRIDAY-APR 26

9AM to 2PM Registration Weeks Hall, 2nd Floor, Cline Lounge
9AM to 2PM Open lab visits Weeks Hall, various rooms
9AM to 2PM Geology Museum tours Weeks Hall
3PM to 5PM Weeks End Seminar Weeks Hall, AB20
State of the Department, Prof. Eric Roden
Dr. Charles Byers talk
Distinguished Alumni Award – Marcia Bjornerud, Prof. Laurel Goodwin
New faculty talks – Profs. Shau Marcott, Luke Zoet, Ken Ferrier
5PM to 8PM Weeks End Reception Weeks Hall, 4th Floor Balcony/CK Leith Geology Library
5PM to 8PM Student Poster Session Weeks Hall, 4th Floor Balcony/CK Leith Geology Library
      Dinner on your own  

  SATURDAY-APR 27

11AM to 2PM Cave of the Mounds tour  sign up at Registration, meet at the Cave
9AM to 2PM Baraboo field trip (the time is still TBD) sign up at Registration
9AM to 2PM Self-guided tours of Madison  
3PM to ?? All Alumni Picnic Hoyt Park at 3902 Regent Street – food, games, music, cake, photos, sign up available soon

HOTEL INFORMATION:

Clarion Suites at the Alliant Energy Center (a Choice Hotel) [cut off 3/25]
2110 Rimrock Rd, Madison 608-284-1234
Group name: UW Geoscience Alumni Reunion $129 per night

 

Double Tree by Hilton [cut off 3/26]
525 W. Johnson St, Madison 608-251-5511
Group name: UW Geoscience Alumni Reunion $169 per night

 

Hampton Inn [cut off 3/26]
4440 W. Johnson St, Madison 608-255-0360
Group name: UW Geoscience Alumni Reunion $139 per night

 

Hotel Red [cut off 3/26]
1501 Monroe St, Madison 608-819-8228
Group name: UW Geoscience Alumni Reunion $169 per night