UA Geoscience Symposium
April 12-14

Welcome to the 47th annual University of Arizona Geosciences Symposium (GeoDaze)

Official Program

A copy of the conference program can be found here.

Schedule of Events

Thursday, March 28th
Registration in North Ballroom Lobby
8:15 - 8:30 Welcoming Remarks
8:30 - 10:15 Session I: Climate and Paleoclimate (North Ballroom)
10:15 - 10:30 Morning Break
10:30 - 12:00 Session II: Economic Geology (North Ballroom)
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch Break
1:30 - 4:00 Poster Session (Rincon Room)

Friday, March 29th
Registration in North Ballroom Lobby
8:00 - 9:00 AWG Breakfast (Lobby of Gould-Simpson)
9:00 - 10:45 Session III: Tectonics and Geochemistry (North Ballroom)
10:45 - 11:00 Morning Break
11:00 - 12:30 Session IV: Geophysics (North Ballroom)
12:30 - 2:30 Lunch Break (Final Judge Tally)
2:30 - 3:30 Keynote Lecture: Jane Willenbring
3:30 - 4:15 Awards Ceremony
End of Conference

Saturday, March 30th
10:00 AM - 2:00 or 3:00 pm Field trip to Biosphere 2 with special lecture by Dr. Diane Thompson (those using GeoDaze transportation will meet at Gould-Simpson at 8:30 AM for 9:00 AM departure)


Dr. Jane Willenbring of UC San Diego will be presenting a talk on Friday afternoon. Click here for more information.

AWG Breakfast

Friday March 29th from 8:00-9:00 AM the Association for Women Geoscientists (AWG) Southern Arizona Chapter is hosting "Growing Up in Science", a discussion about doubts, struggles, and successes through all career stages keynote speaker, Dr. Jane Willenbring.This event will be accompanied by a light breakfast of bagels and coffee. We encourage anyone attending GeoDaze, at any stage of their career, to join in this important discussion of learning and growing through your journey in science. Sign up here!

Symposium Location

GeoDaze 2019 will take place in the Student Union at the University of Arizona.

Student Union Memorial Center
1303 E. University Boulevard
Tucson, AZ 85721

See the UA campus and parking map and the Parking and Transportation Services Visitor Parking page for more details. The closest parking garage to the Student Union with visitor parking is the 2nd Street Garage. A map of parking on the UA campus can be found here.

If you have any questions or comments regarding the 2019 Geosciences Symposium please e-mail us.