Welcome to Crossroads Geology Conference!

March 23 & 24, 2018

Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana


Abstract Deadline: March 10, 2018!



The student members of the Rho chapter of Sigma Gamma Epsilon at Indiana University invite you to participate in the annual Crossroads Geology 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 crossroadsgeologyconference@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.

2017 Judges

Judge Affiliation
Joel Degenstein EP Energy (Retired)
Kevin Ellet Indiana Geological Survey
Darren Ficklin IU Dept. of Geography
Mark Fisherkeller Arcadis
Lee Florea Indiana Geological Survey
Cody Kirkpatrick IU Dept. of Geological Sciences
James Sullivan Indiana Department of Environmental Management
James Wallace ConocoPhillips
Larry Whitmer Wabash Energy
Allison Yanites Arcadis
Brian Yanites IU Dept. of Geological Sciences

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