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Fracking: A conversation about risk

Date : Wednesday, 14 November 2012
Time : 5:30 pm.
Location : Albright Auditorium
Category : On-Campus Events

On Wednesday, November 14, guest speaker Dr. Terry Engelder will deliver a talk titled "Fracking: A conversation about risk" at 5:30 p.m. in the Albright Auditorium.

Professor of Geoscience at Penn State University and a leading authority on the Marcellus Shale gas, Dr. Terry Engelder, will discuss the geology of shale gas and its exploitation by the controversial technique of hydraulic fracture—"fracking". Dr. Engelder invites students and other community members to bring their questions and concerns about shale gas and its impact on the region.

This event is sponsored by the Department of Geoscience.