Invitation to First Graduate Seminar Presentation – Dr. Rachel Newrick, P. Geoph., P. Geol – Tuesday, September 13, 2022
As part of the graduate seminar series, the Harquail School of Earth Sciences is pleased to welcome Dr. Rachel Newrick, P. Geoph., P. Geol., Canadian Society of Exploration Geophysics Distinguished Lecturer for 2022/2023. This is the first graduate seminar for the academic year 2022-2023.
Dr. Newrick will present her seminar on “Geophysics… the future is so bright, we have to wear shades” on Tuesday, September 13, 2022 at 11:30 a.m. in room B8045, which is located in the Willet Green Miller Centre.
This national tour is sponsored by the Canadian Society of Exploration Geophysicists (CSEG) Foundation and presented by a distinguished member of the society. The goal of the tour is to promote the science and application of geophysics and to highlight a topic of current interest.
Dr. Rachel Newrick, P.Geoph., P.Geol., is an exploration geophysicist working and teaching internationally with a focus on seismic interpretation. She completed undergraduate degrees at VUW in New Zealand and a PhD in Exploration Seismology at the University of Calgary, Canada. She is the co-author of the SEG Geophysical Monograph Series #13, Fundamentals of Geophysical Interpretation with Dr. Larry Lines, a contributor to two 52 Things… books, and has presented at a variety of technical conferences and luncheons. Rachel was the 2015-2016 President of the CSEG and 2021-2022 President of the Canadian Federation of Earth Sciences. Most importantly, she is inquisitive and likes to take on challenges.