Geosciences News

Kim Tait, PhD '07, Receives 2016 Discovery Accelerator Supplement

Kim Tait, PhD '07, received a 2016 Discovery Accelerator Supplement from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada. Discovery Accelerator Supplements provide resources to researchers who have a superior research program that is highly rated in terms of originality and innovation, and who show strong... Read more

Students Win Society for Sedimentary Geology Research Grants

Graduate students Andrea Stevens and Shana Wolff have both received $1,300 research grants from the Society for Sedimentary Geology.
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BP Corporation, North America Donates 32 HP Workstations

Thank you to BP's Keith Gray, Mark Thompson and the System Admin team for donating 32 HP workstations to Geosciences. The stations are providing much-needed computer power for graduate research! Read more

Jay Quade is a 2016 Geochemical Fellow

Professor Jay Quade has been named a 2016 Geochemical Fellow by the Geochemical Society and European Association of Geochemistry. The Award goes to outstanding scientists who have made major contributions to the field of geochemistry. Read more

Jeff Pigati, PhD '04 receives Presidential Early Career Award

Geosciences alumnus Jeff Pigati (PhD '04) has received a Presidential Early Career Award from President Obama. Dr. Pigati will receive his award at a ceremony in Washington DC in spring, 2016. He is currently with the USGS. Read more