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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  

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The cost of the event is $10, which includes drinks and appetizers.

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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).