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Announcing our New Department

We are pleased to announce the launch of the new Department of Geosciences at the University of Connecticut. This new department is a reconfiguration of the Department of Geosciences and will continue to support excellence in research and teaching in the geosciences. For more about our launch see the CLAS official announcement.

News

Dr. Robert Thorson Featured in UConn Magazine

Dr. Robert Thorson is featured in the latest issue of UConn magazine in an article titled “The Shape of Storrs”. He discusses the geology of UConn and how it became the place we know and love today! Follow the links below to read an excerpt from the article and watch his video titled “How UConn […]

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Dr. Ran Feng

The Department of Geosciences Welcomes Dr. Ran Feng

New Faculty: Ran Feng Photo courtesy of Ran Feng. Assistant Professor of Geosciences Ran Feng is an assistant professor in the Department of Geosciences at the University of Connecticut in Storrs. Prior to joining UConn, she completed a two-year postdoc working with the paleoclimate modeling group at the National Center for Atmospheric Research. She earned […]

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Geosciences to be New CLAS Department

“The UConn Board of Trustees has approved the creation of a new department in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. The Department of Geosciences gives a modern edge to an age-old discipline, bringing research and education about the Earth and its atmosphere to UConn undergraduates, graduate students, and faculty” Read the full article here:¬†https://today.uconn.edu/2019/01/geosciences-new-clas-department/¬†

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Upcoming Events

  1. Oct 18 Geosciences Seminar Series: Yemane Asmerom12:30pm
  2. Oct 19 Deparment of Geosciences Launch Celebration5:00pm
  3. Nov 8 Geosciences Seminar Series: Amy Myrbo12:30pm
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