Welcome to Crossroads Conference and Career Fair!

March 22 & 23, 2019

Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana

Abstract Deadline: March 13, 2019!

The student members of the Rho chapter of Sigma Gamma Epsilon at Indiana University invite you to participate in the annual Crossroads Conference at Indiana University. This conference is a student-organized event featuring research presentations by graduate and undergraduate students in the geological, atmospheric, and environmental sciences from a number of regional colleges and universities, at Indiana University in Bloomington.

Updates and News

  • Presenters: Talks should be ~15min including time for questions.
  • Previous year programs are available under the abstract submission section.

Abstract Submission

To submit your abstract please download the abstract template, fill it out accordingly and email it to iu.crossroadsconference@gmail.com.

Abstract guildlines are on the first page of the abstract template. An example of a completed abstract form can be downloaded here.

Visiting Students

If you would like us try to place you with a student host, please indicate so on your abstract submission.

Previous Years Awardees

Poster Oral
Undergraduate Grace Carlson, IU Jennifer Lingeman, IUPUI
Masters Sydney Olund, OSU Britt Rossman, IU
PhD Alex Zimmerman, IU Rebecca Caldwell, IU

Archived Abstracts

Download the pdf of the 2013 Crossroads abstracts here.
Download the pdf of the 2014 Crossroads abstracts here.
Download the pdf of the 2015 Crossroads abstracts here.
Download the pdf of the 2016 Crossroads abstracts here.
Download the pdf of the 2017 Crossroads abstracts here.
Download the pdf of the 2018 Crossroads abstracts here.

2018 Judges

Judge Affiliation
Jeff Oslund Anadarko (Retired)
Larry Whitmer Wabash Energy
Quinn Lewis Post-doc, Indiana University
James Wallace ConocoPhillips
Jeff Woods USGS
Stan Carpenter Colonial Pipeline Company
Mark Fisherkeller ARCADIS
James Wallace ConocoPhillips
Larry Whitmer Wabash Energy
Drew Grimes Carmel High School
Morgan Saltsgiver ATC Group Services
Eric Caldwell ATC Group Services
John Holbrook Professor, Texas Christian University
Jack Wittman Intera
Laura Wasylenki Professor, Indiana University
Claudia Johnson Professor, Indiana University

2018 Company Booths

United States Geological Survey (USGS)
Indiana Geological and Water Survey (IGWS)
Resume Review booth

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Rebecca Caldwell


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