Geosciences at Virginia Tech

Graduate Student Research Symposium

The Geosciences Student Research Symposium (GSRS) is an annual event held by the Department of Geosciences at Virginia Tech. It is organized by graduate students and faculty, providing an opportunity for graduate and undergraduate students to present their work in a format similar to professional society meetings. It is an opportunity to learn about research in the Department of Geosciences, and it encourages social interaction between students, faculty, and professional scientists.

Upcoming GSRS


18th annual GSRS: March 7-8, 2013

Previous GSRS


17th annual GSRS: March 1-2, 2012

Snapshots from the 2005 GSRS

Clayton Loehn

Ph.D. graduate student Clayton Loehn describes his research findings.

Jiedi Wu

Ph.D. student Jiedi Wu waits for the session timekeeper to give the signal to begin.

John Huntley

Ph.D. Candidate, John Huntley listens intently to a question from the audience.