Geology Department News

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  • Karen Wirth, Vice President of Academic Affairs at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design will exhibit her work in the Boliou Art Gallery from Feb. 15- March 30, 2018.

    Please join us for her reception on Feb. 16th at 4:30 pm
    Boliou Gallery, Carleton College

  • Sarah Crump '10 award

    September 28, 2017

    Sarah Crump '10, has been awarded the J. Hoover Mackin (PhD) Award by GSA's Quaternary Geology and Geomorphology Division.

  • We continue to extend our deepest sympathies to Zach's family, friends, and all who are impacted by his passing.

    A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. this Saturday, February 6, 2016, at the Church of St. Dominic [104 Linden St N] in Northfield.

    Visitation will be from 4:00-7:00 p.m., Friday, February 5, 2016, at the Benson and Langehough Funeral Home [201 4th St E] in Northfield. Visitation will continue at the church on Saturday one hour prior to services.

    To leave a personal message of reflection, please visit Carleton's Farewells website at This is a public website providing an opportunity for all to share messages.

    There will be a Carleton memorial service to celebrate Zach's life Saturday, April 2, 2016, at 2:00 pm., in Skinner Chapel.