Geosciences News

Barbara Carrapa is 2017 GSA Fellow

Professor Barbara Carrapa was named a 2017 Geological Society of America fellow. Read more

Peter DeCelles to receive 2018 Pettijohn Medal

Peter DeCelles will receive the Society for Sedimentary Geology's 2018 Pettijohn Medal for excellence in sedimentology & stratigraphy.

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Clay Campbell ('BS 13) receives KU Fellowship

Alumnus Clay Campbell (BS '13) will receive the University of Kansas’ Madison and Lila Self Graduate Fellowship. Self Graduate Fellowships are four-year awards to incoming or first-year doctoral students who demonstrate leadership, initiative and a passion for achievement. The fellowship covers full tuition and fees, provides graduate... Read more

Susan Beck Receives George P. Woollard Award

Professor Susan Beck is the 2017 recipient of the George P. Woollard Award from the Geophysics Division of the Geological Society of America. The award recognizes outstanding contributions to geology through the application of the principles and techniques of geophysics. Beck will receive the award at the GSA... Read more

Andy Cohen in The Conversation

Professor Andy Cohen's article, The fate of Africa’s Lake Tanganyika lies in the balance, was published in The Conversation, April 27, 2017. ... Read more