Senior Thesis Presentations, Monday, May 19

The Geosciences Department Senior Thesis Presentations will be held on Monday, May 19 in Clark 105.   The schedule of the presentations will be: 2:30 PM, Eloise Andry: The Eruptive History of Strawberry Crater, San Francisco Volcanic Field, Northern Arizona 2:50 PM, Paul De Konkoly Thege: A Radiocarbon Reconstruction of the Deglacial Bering… Continue reading »

Bob Anderson ’74 wins Hazel Barnes Prize at CU-Boulder

Bob Anderson ’74, professor in University of Colorado Boulder’s geological sciences department and Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research, has been awarded the University’s 2014 Hazel Barnes Prize. Described as “the most distinguished award a faculty member can receive from the university”, the prize is awarded each year to a CU-Boulder… Continue reading »

“Rock On! Become a Geosciences Major!”

Come for the GEOLOGY THEMED ICE CREAM BAR but stay for the rocks!!! (or climate or ocean!) Interested in learning more about the Geos major and the courses offered next year? Come listen to current Geos students tell about their (awesome) experiences with the department,… Continue reading »

Eloise Andry ’14 wins Watson Fellowship

Senior geosciences major Eloise Andry ‘14 has been named a Thomas J. Watson Fellow for 2014-15. Recognizing graduating seniors of “unusual promise,” the Fellowship provides a stipend of $28,000 to fund a year of independent study and travel outside of the United States. Selected from nearly 700 applicants, Eloise… Continue reading »