OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences

Making Waves April 21, 2017

Events

Tuesday, April 25, 2017. 10 - 11 am, Burt 193. Defense: Ms. Erin K. Peck (M.S., OEAS) "Competing roles of sea level rise and sediment supply on Oregon salt marsh accretion and carbon burial"

Wednesday, April 26, 2017. 4 – 5 pm, Owen 103. WR Seminar: Mark Person, Professor of Hydrology, New Mexico Tech. "Continental shelf freshwater water resources: An unconventional water resource for coastal megacities?"

Thursday, April 27, 2017. 4– 5 pm, Burt 193. G&G Seminar: Laura Moore, UNC Chapel Hill. "From stem to landform: Vegetation controls on coastal foredune morphology, dune state and barrier response to climate change"

Friday, April 28, 2017. 12 – 1 pm, Burt 193.  OEB Seminar: Dr. Miguel Goni. "The Impact of Riverine Flooding on Coastal Biogeochemistry along Oregon Margin"


CGRB Seminar Apr 19 3:30 L. Fauci

The Center for Genome Research and Biocomputing 2016-2017 Seminar Series presents: Lisa Fauci, Tulane University

Explorations in the bio-fluid-mechanics of locomotion

Date:  Wednesday, April 19, 2017  
Time:  3:30 – 4:30 PM
Place:  ALS 4001
Host: Juan Restrepo, Mathematics

If you would like to meet with Dr. Fauci, please contact Jeannine Cropley.


CEOAS Farmer's Market Booth

Interested in sharing your research with the public? Do you love attending the Corvallis Farmer's Market anyways? We are the GSC Outreach co-Chairs and we're looking for volunteers like you to run the CEOAS Farmer's Market booth on Saturday mornings! We still have one opening for the spring term (May 27), and we're hoping to gather names of interested individuals for the fall term as well. So, if this sounds like fun to you please send us a quick email with your name, tentative topic, and availability (hagence@oregonstate.edu; feinf@oregonstate.edu).


20th Annual National Ocean Sciences Bowl Finals - April 21-23

The time has come! After 20 years of hosting the Salmon Bowl, Oregon's regional bowl for the National Ocean Sciences Bowl (NOSB), OSU was selected to host the 20th Annual NOSB Finals competition! This year's theme is  “Blue Energy - Powering the Planet With Our Ocean” and as such provides a unique opportunity showcase OSU's leadership in marine renewable energy research and development. Please join us for this great event!

Come support the winning team from the 2017 Salmon Bowl — Neah-Kah-Nie High School from Rockaway Beach, OR — as they compete against other winning teams from across the country. Is your high school's team joining us this year? Check here to find out! Competition rounds will take place throughout the day on Saturday and Sunday, April 22 and 23, in Strand Agriculture Hall and the Learning Innovation Center. Check out the event program* for more details. 

In honor of these hardworking students, Earth Day, and ocean science, please join us in supporting this free and truly inspiring event! For more information about the competition and ways you can get involved, please email nosb17.volunteer@gmail.com and check out nosb.org for the event schedule. 

Follow @NOSBRocks and check out #20DaysNOSB in celebration of the 20th year of the National Ocean Sciences Bowl!


Staff Fee Privileges (Tuition Discount): OSU Employees or Family Members Attending OSU

April 28, 2017 is the deadline to submit Staff Fee Privileges Approval Forms for OSU employees or family members attending OSU during Spring Term 2017.  The Staff Fee Privileges Approval Form, instructions, and information can be found here.  Completed forms should be returned to:  Forestry, Oceanic, & Atmospheric Business Center (FOBC) Human Resources, fobc.hr@oregonstate.edu, 108 CEOAS Admin.  If you miss the deadline, please contact the FOBC HR team at fobc.hr@oregonstate.edu for appeal process information and instructions.


Where in the World Is R/V Oceanus?

Oceanus Webcam


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