Geosciences News

Computational Geoscience Center Hosts Short Course

Students smile for the camera in a classroom filled with computersProfessor Andy Cohen's Hominin Sites and Paleolakes Drilling Project sponsored a four-day short course (Oct 7-10) in our Computational Geoscience Center. The course was taught by... Read more

Shaunna Morrison Featured in AAPG Explorer

PhD candidate Shaunna Morrison is featured in the October, 2016 issue of AAPG's Explorer for her work with the Curiosity Mars Rover. Read more

Kojo Plange Receives NSF Bridge to Doctorate Grant

Graduate Student Kojo Plange has received an NSF Bridge to Doctorate Grant, which will cover his tuition and provide fellowship funds for two years. Professor Karl Flessa is a co-principal investigator of the Bridge to Doctorate Program, which seeks to increase the number of minority students pursuing... Read more

Recent BS Grads Present at International Conference on Thermochronology

Congratulations to recent Geos graduates Alyssa Abbey (BS '12) and Patrick Boyd (BS '15) who presented at Thermo 2016, The International Conference on Thermochronology, in Brazil. Alyssa, now a graduate student at the University of Michigan, and Patrick, now a graduate student at the University of Texas, Austin, gave... Read more

Rebecca Beadling Wins EPA Environmental Research Fellowship