Donnel Foster Hewett Lectures

Stay posted for details on the 2019 Foster Hewett Lecture Series!


2017, Ocean Worlds

Thursday, November 16th

Evening - 6:30 to 9:00 (Whitaker Lobby and Auditorium)

6:30 - Refreshments

7:00 - Keynote lecture by Dr. Kevin Hand, National Aeronautics and Space Administration Jet Propulsion Laboratory-Caltech - "The Search for Life in Oceans Beyond Earth"

8:00 - All Speaker Panel

Friday, November 17th

All day - 10:15 to 4:45 (STEPS 101)

10:15 Dr. Everett Shock, Arizona State University - "Uncharted Territory: Ocean World Geology through Organic Chemistry"

1:00 Dr. Krista Soderlund, University of Texas Institute for Geophysics - "Exploring Europa with Ocean Circulation Models and Ice-Penetrating Radar"

2:30 Dr. Julie Huber, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution - "Life in the Extreme: Seafloor Fluid Flow and Chemosynthetic Life"

3:45 All Speaker Panel


Contact Prof. Jill McDermott (610-758-3683) for additional details or answers to questions.