Geosciences News

Ecuador Rapid Array Mobilization Project Blog

Susan Beck, Colton Lynner, and Rob Porritt are in Ecuador as part of a Rapid Array Mobilization Project (RAMP) deployment, and Rob has created a blog so we can follow their progress. Catch all the updates! Read more

Extending Recent Seismic Imaging Successes to South America

Read the EOS report written by PhD students Kevin M. Ward and Jonathan R. Delph and Professor Susan L. Beck about the Ambient Noise Tomography Workshop (MIMOSA); Tucson, Arizona, 17–23 January 2016. Image credit: Kevin M. Ward.

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Post-Wildfire Erosion Can Sculpt Forested Mountains

Professor Jon Pelletier and Caitlin Orem (PhD '14) are part of a team that did before-and-after studies of how severe wildfire affects short- and long-term erosion rates. Read more

Rachel Cajigas and Gloria Jimenez receive PEO Scholarships

PhD candidates Rachel Cajigas and Gloria Jimenez are our newest Philanthropic Educational Organization (PEO) Scholars!
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Lujendra Ojha, BS '12, Receives Honorary CUR Fellowship Award

Lujendra Ojha, BS 2012, received an honorary fellowship award from the Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR). Lujendra's award is for his collaborative work to discover water on Mars, which he did as an undergraduate in the UA Geosciences Department. He will receive his award at the 20th... Read more