Sloan Foundation Indigenous Graduate Partnership

Fall 2015 SIGP Calendar of Events


August 26             Overview of Semester
                            Kevin Gibson


September 2         NAECC Open House

September 9         NAECC "Souper" Wednesday
                            Special Guests:  Sloan Native Hawaiian Students

September 16       Presenter:  Kyle Bemis

September 23       Presenter: Chris Cheek

September 30       Extraction of Glycogen from Wastewater Sludge
                            Presenter: Raymond RedCorn


October 7             Low-Temperature Thermochronology of Laramide Ranges
                            in Montana Cretaceous Exhumation With Early Laramide Tectonics
                            Presenter: Mariah Armenta

October 14           NAECC "Souper" Wednesday

October 21           Presenter: Janelle Cronin

October 28           Possible Subglacial Volcanoes on Mars
                            Presenter: Sheridan Ackiss


November 4          Presenter: Kyle Dahlin

November 11        NAECC "Souper" Wednesday

November 18        2015 AISES National Conference, Phoenix, AZ

November 25        Thanksgiving Break


December 2          Presenter:  Wai Allen

December 9          TBD

December 10        Finals Week


NAECC means family. A place to go to relax, socialize and have fun as well as an opportunity to discuss daily stress, get support, whether academic or otherwise.

         -- Bill Pfeifer (Tlingit), M.S., Computer Science

Contact Information:

Ken Ridgway, Ph.D., (Lenape)
Faculty, Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Science 
Phone: (765) 494-3296

Kevin Gibson, Ph.D.
Faculty, Botany and Plant Pathology
Phone: (765) 496-2161

Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

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