Congratulations to undergraduate students Cheyenne Haverfield and Liam Nangle, who were inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society this weekend! We are so proud of our undergrads!
Dr. Robert Thorson has released his latest book “The Guide to Walden Pond”. See it featured in UConn Today and the Boston Globe! Thorson’s Guide to Walden Pond https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/regionals/west/2018/04/06/fusing-book-walden-with-place/JqlNglasi55qsFTLWyGDJM/story.html
Dr. Michael Hren’s research, along with his post-doctoral fellow Dr.Yvette Eley, was featured in the Hartford Courant. We would also like to congratulate Dr. Hren on his NSF CAREER Grant! http://www.courant.com/politics/hc-news-uconn-climate-change-research-tool-20180306-story.html
Professor Robert Thorson teaches an honors course, GSCI 1055: Geoscience Through American Studies. He developed this course in 2004, and it was the first general education course developed specifically for honors enrollment. The quality of the students’ final projects was incredibly high this year, and Thor would like to share the final products. Take a […]
On Saturday, October 14th, the Department of Geosciences held the second annual Earth Science Fair in celebration of Earth Science Week. The event showcased the research of UConn faculty and graduate students, as well as engaging the public in activities that allowed them to learn about many aspects of Geoscience. Activities included geode smashing, digging […]
The Department of Geosciences is searching for an Assistant Professor in Residence. See the full job ad here: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/9182
The Department of Geosciences has an open position for an Assistant Professor in Geodynamics of Paleoclimate Modeling. See the full ad here: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/8441.
Geoscience Field Course Investigates the Sustainability of the Bahamas By: Bri Diaz, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences February 22, 2016 Center For Integrative Geosciences, Physical Sciences Thirteen undergraduate students and two graduate students in UConn’s geoscience program found themselves on the sunny Bahamian island of San Salvador this January. The trip was not […]
Bahamas Education Abroad – Program News 13 undergraduate students, 2 graduate students participated in an Education Abroad trip to the Bahamas during Winter Intersession. The trip was led by Director Lisa Park Boush. The students’ blog is available here: www.uconngeoscience.blogspot.com The trip was subsequently covered by CLAS in a story (link below). Check out the […]
Spring 2016 Seminar Series March 29th: Gregory Hoke, Syracuse “Constraining long-term surface uplift rates using terrestrial cosmogenic nuclides” _________________________________________________________________________ April 5th: Katy Barnhart, University of Pennsylvania Erosion of […]