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Clare Boothe Luce Scholars Program

  Geosciences Department Information Clare Boothe Luce Scholars program                                                                                                               If you are: •    A sophomore planning to apply to become a 2014 Clare Boothe Luce Scholar •    Intending to major in Geosciences            •    A US citizen                            •    Looking for possible research projects for… Continue reading »

A first look at senior thesis work

Eloise Andry Eruptive History of Strawberry Crater, San Francisco Volcanic Field Paul de Konkoly Thege Evaluating the Strength of Deglacial Bering Sea Circulation with Radiocarbon Johanna Eidmann A Paleoclimate Reconstruction of Lake Linne, Svalbard, Norway Kalle… Continue reading »

Dr. Maureen Raymo comes to Williams

Dr. Maureen Raymo from the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory will be speaking twice on Thursday, September 26. Refreshments at 4:00 pm in the Geosciences Common Room. The first talk begins at 4:15 pm, Room 204, Clark Hall, and she will be speaking on “Orbital Forcing of Climate Over the Last 3 Myr:… Continue reading »

Phoebe Cohen discovers 750-million-year-old fossil

A 750-million-year-old fossil discovered by geoscientist Phoebe Cohen may hold clues to how life has changed the earth—and vice versa. Following up on work done by scientists in the 1970s, Cohen and a fellow Harvard University graduate school student traveled to the Yukon in 2007 to study rock formations and… Continue reading »