Graduate Student Symposium

Mark your calendars and join us at the 15th Annual Graduate Student Symposium on November 9th, 2018.

Georgia Tech’s School of Earth and Atmospheric Science’s will host the 15th Annual Graduate Student Symposium on November 9th, 2018. The symposium is an all-day event featuring research talks, posters, breakfast, and lunch, as well as prizes! Share your current and/or previous research by giving a talk or presenting a poster.

Our keynote speaker will be Dr. Daniel M. Deocampo from Georgia State University (GSU). He will be giving a talk titled “Mineralogical and Geochemical Records of Cenozoic environmental change in the East African Rift”. Dr. Deocampo is the CAS Associate Dean of Faculty Advancement at GSU and his website can be found here.

Important Dates:

  • Abstract Submission Deadline: October 26th, 2018, 5pm EST
  • Notifications sent for presentation times: November 2nd, 2018
  • Final presentation materials turned in: November 8th, 2018, 5pm EST
  • Graduate Student Symposium: November 9th, 2018



Please upload all abstracts to this google form. All submissions must be received by October 26th, 2018 and preferences will be considered in order of receipt, priority granted based on compliance with posted deadlines, primary affiliation with EAS/OSE, and seniority. Late poster submissions may be accepted only if space permits.

Seeking Judges!

If you are interested in judging, please contact Shelby Ellis ( at your earliest convenience!