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“Eruptions and Interruptions in the High Desert: Do the Rivers Give a Dam?” San Francisco Event

Date: 2:00pm PDT April 14, 2013

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Meet local alumni, parents, and admitted students, and enjoy an event with one of L&C outstanding professors - Associate Professor of Geological Science and Environmental Studies Program Director Liz Safran.

Sunday, April 14, 2 p.m.
The Westin -  Market Street
50 Third Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
reception followed by presentation  

Event Registration

The cost of the event is $10, which includes drinks and appetizers.
Please click here to register. Call our office main line at 503.768.7950 if you encounter any problem with the online registration or if you have questions.

More on the Speaker

Professor Safran has been teaching at Lewis & Clark since 2000 and is currently an Associate Professor of Geological Science and the chair of the Environmental Studies Program at Lewis & Clark. Her courses include Environmental Geology, Hydrology, The Origins of Life in the Universe, Oregon Field Geology, and others. Her research focuses on Geomorphology - the study of why the landscape looks the way it does and the processes that shape them. Professor Safran is also playing a central role in developing a long-term strategic plan in ensuring Lewis & Clark remains a leader in innovative environmental scholarship and is recognized nationally as such. She holds a B.A. from Harvard (1989), an M.A. from University of Washington (1993), and a Ph.D. from University of California at Santa Barbara (1998).