Departmental Seminars and Colloquia

Please check the Events Calendar on the Campus Scheduling and Events Office web site to confirm dates, times and locations.

Biology/Biochemistry Seminars

When: 1:30 pm on Fridays unless otherwise indicated

Where: Newton Hall, Room 203

For More Information Contact:  Jani Lewis,, or Jenny Apple,

Chemistry Seminar

A series of speakers from outside the college during the fall semester, and students in the spring semester.

When: Noon, every Friday

Where: ISC 115

Website Chemistry Seminar Schedule

For More Information Contact: David Geiger,


English Department Colloquium

A speaker series featuring presentations of the latest scholarship and writing by the faculty.

When: One or two colloquia per semester

Where: Welles Hall, Harding Lounge, unless otherwise indicated

For More Information Contact: Kristen Gentry, Colloquium Coordinator,


Geological Sciences Seminar

The geological sciences seminar introduces students to professional practices in the geosciences. Weekly meetings will feature student presentations (based upon literature searches) and visiting speakers.


When:  3:30-5:00 pm every Friday during fall and spring semesters

Where: Newton Hall, Room 209

Website: Department of Geological Sciences

For More Information Contact: Jeff Over,

History Department Undergraduate Lecture and Alumni Lecture

Where: Newton Hall, Room 214

The History Department Alumni Lecture is held in April.  Activities are announced on the History Department website.

Website Department of History

For More Information Contact: Tze-ki Hon,

Mathematics Department Colloquium

Hour-long talks about mathematics not covered in courses at Geneseo.

When: Wednesdays and Thursdays

Website: Mathematics Colloquium Schedule

For More Information Contact:  Jeff Johannes,

Physics and Astronomy Department Colloquium

When: 2:00 pm every Thursday

Where: ISC

Website: Physics and Astronomy Schedule

For More Information Contact: Kurt Fletcher,