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Luoth Chou receives Chancellor's Graduate Research Fellowship

Luoth Chou, PhD student working under the direction of Professor Fabien Kenig, is awarded the Chancellor’s Graduate Research Fellowship for her project “The Metabolomics of the brine of Lake Vida (Antarctica): A biogeochemical…

Roy Plotnick interviewed by Nature and Vozpópuli

Professor Roy Plotnick talks about his thought experiment on the “Sixth Extinction”, a term that refers to the decline in biodiversity over the past centuries.  He and his coauthors ask if biological species…

Lionel Mojekwu wins NAGT Outstanding TA Award

Nnamdi Lionel Mojekwu, MS student, has received the Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award from the National Association of Geoscience Teachers.  Click here for more information on the award and the NAGT.

Caitlin Casar receives Provost's Award

Caitlin Casar has received the Provost’s Award from the Graduate College for her project “Biological Influence on Mineralogical Evolution of the Zambales Ophiolite, Philippines”.  She is working on her MS research with Professor…

Stefany Sit awarded CETL curriculum and instruction grant

Stefany Sit is awarded a Council for Excellence in Teaching and Learning Curriculum and Instruction grant to “Upgrade NATS 105 teaching lab and create relevant classroom demonstrations”.  This project focuses on developing inquiry-based…

Max Berkelhammer joins EaES Faculty

We welcome Max Berkelhammer to EaES.  Max arrives from a post-doctoral position at the University of Colorado, Boulder.  His research is focused on natural and anthropogenic influences on the atmospheric water and carbon…