(updated) UW-Geoscience All Alumni Reunion, April 2019

Registration details coming SOON!

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Thursday, 4/25, afternoon

Graduate Student Symposium, Weeks Hall, rm 140

Friday, 4/26

  • 9 am – 2 pm, Registration in Cline Lounge, 2nd floor
  • Open Labs, Posters
  • Geology Museum, museum tours
  • 3 pm – 5 pm, Weeks Lecture, rm AB20
    • Chuck:  state of the department (15-20 min)
    • Charlie Byers: historical interest talk (30 min)
    • New Faculty “shark tank” talks: 60 min
  • 5 pm – 8 pm Weeks End, Reception and Poster Session, CK Leith Geology Library/balcony, 4th floor
    • student group posters–highlight what they do, what they’ve done, how to help, etc.
    • Beer Seminar!
  • Dinner on your own

Saturday, 4/27

  • Field Trips
    • Self guided, check out State St., Picnic Point, Cave of the Mounds, the Arboretum
    • 2 possible full-fledged field trips, TBA
    • Lake Mendota trip, advance reservation required 
  • 3 pm till they kick us out! Picnic at the Hoyt Park Shelter, 3902 Regent St.

HOTELS

We have some blocks of hotels reserved. Please feel free to make your reservations:

Clarion Suites at the Alliant Energy Center (a Choice Hotel), 2110 Rimrock Rd., Madison, ph: (608) 284-1234

Group name: UW Geoscience Alumni Reunion

Cut-off date: 3/25/19

$129/nt

Double Tree by Hilton, 525 W. Johnson St., Madison, ph: (608) 251-5511

Group name: UW Geoscience Alumni Reunion

Cut-off date: 3/26/19

$169/nt

Hampton Inn, 440 W. Johnson St., Madison, ph: (608) 255-0360

Group name: UW Geoscience Alumni Reunion

Cut-off date: 3/26/19

$139/nt

Hotel Red, 1501 Monroe St., Madison, ph: (608) 819-8228, www.hotelred.com

Group name: UW Geoscience Alumni Reunion

Cut-off date: 3/26/19

$169/nt