Precambrian Division

Howard Street Robinson Medal

Lecture Tour

Howard Street Robinson Lecturer (2016-17)
Dr. Rebecca Jamieson

The 2016-2017 lecture tour will be given by Dr. Rebecca Jamieson, representing the Precambrian Division.

How do large hot orogens work? Lessons from the middle crust.

Abstract available

Western Tour: 19-27 October, Victoria, Burnaby, Kelowna, Whitehorse, Edmonton, Regina, Saskatoon

The Howard Street Robinson Lecturer is chosen by the Mineral Deposits Division and the Precambrian Division of the GAC in alternate years. It is funded by the Robinson Fund of the GAC that was established in 1977, following the bequest to GAC from the estate of Howard Street Robinson, a founding member of GAC. The bequest was “for furtherance of scientific study of Precambrian Geology and Metal Mining.”

The 2016-17 Lecturer is Dr. Rebecca Jamieson of Dalhousie University, named by the Precambrian Division of the GAC.

Western Tour: 19-27 October

October 19, Wednesday
University of Victoria, Victoria

October 20, Thursday
Simon Fraser University, Burnaby

October 21, Friday
UBC-Okanagan, Kelowna

October 24, Monday
Yukon College, Whitehorse

October 25, Tuesday
University of Alberta, Edmonton

October 26, Wednesday
Saskatchewan Geological Society, Regina
University of Regina, Regina

October 27, Thursday
CIM Saskatoon, Saskatoon
University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon

Please check your local department’s announcements for times and places

If you are interested in having Becky Jamieson come to visit your area, contact:

Alwynne Beaudoin
Email: Alwynne.Beaudoin@gov.ab.ca
GAC® Coordinator
Hutchison and H.S. Robinson Lecture Tours (2015-2016)

Past Recipients

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