Geosciences News

Spencer Titley Inducted into East High Alumni Heritage Hall

Joining past inductee George Gaylord Simpson, Professor Emeritus Spencer Titley will be inducted into the East High (Denver) Alumni Heritage Hall on September 20. This honor recognizes the accomplishments of the school's most notable alumni. Congratulations! Read more

Mihai Ducea Named GSA Fellow

Professor Mihai Ducea has been named a Fellow by the Geological Society of America. He will be recognized at the annual GSA meeting in Denver in September. Read more

Innovative Approach Featured in Video

Regents Professor Emeritus George Davis is featured in a video by the UA Office of Instruction and Assessment about the collaborative-learning-spaces approach he took teaching undergraduates  last semester: Structural Geology with Dr. Davis: A Premier Example of Active Learning.... Read more

The Colorado River’s unexpected carbon footprint

Professor Karl Flessa is co-author of a new study about the flooding of the dry Colorado riverbed. Read more

Lake Tanganyika Fisheries Declining From Global Warming

Professor Andrew Cohen is leading a team that has determined the decrease in fishery productivity in Lake Tanganyika since the 1950s is a consequence of global warming rather than just overfishing. Read the UA News story here. Read more