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College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences

Making Waves October 26, 2012


(Today!) Friday, October 26, 1:30pm -3:00pm: Valley Library. "Expanding the Open Agenda: From Open Access to an Open Education" by Dr. Cable Green, Director of Global Learning for Creative Commons.  Cable is responsible for setting strategic direction and priorities to build a global movement to enable robust practices and policies for free sharing of education and learning assets. Sponsored by OSU Libraries, wrapping up International Open Access Week. As part of this program, 2012 Open Access Hall of Fame inductees will be announced.

Monday, Oct. 29, 11am,  Library Seminar Room, HMSC. HMSC Director candidate Patrick Louchouarn will be giving a seminar at HMSC streamed live.

Tuesday October 30th, 12pm, Burt 193. OEB Seminar, Dr. Don Nuzzio (Analytical Instrument Systems, Inc.) “Environmental Analysis using Electrochemistry”

Tuesday, Oct. 30th, 3pm, Burt 193. Roger Samelson (CEOAS). “Stochastic models of eddy lifecycles”

Tuesday, Oct. 30th, 4pm, Burt 193. Bernie Jenny (CEOAS). “Research of the OSU Cartography and Geovisualization Group”

Tuesday, Oct. 30th 5:30pm at Del Alma (136 SW Washington #102, Corvallis) World Café-An Invitation to the OSU Climate Network. The Oregon Climate Change Research Institute and the Environmental Humanities Initiative invite you to the first OSU Climate Network World Café on Tuesday, October 30 at del Alma restaurant. This informal gathering will give you a chance to meet your colleagues from across campus, learn about their work, and strengthen conversations about potential future collaborations. Climate change researchers and scholars from across campus are invited to join us for tapas at 5:30 (drinks will also be available for purchase from the bar). At 6:00 we will begin the World Cafe—a framework for networking and discussing your interests in small groups. Space is limited. Please RSVP by registering online

Wednesday October 31st, 12pm, Burt 193. G&G Seminar, Dr. Hitoshi Mikada (Kyoto University). “The utilization of waveforms in geophysics - Subsurface imaging point of view”

Thursday, Nov. 1, 6:30pm Reception, 7:30pm Lecture. Location: LaSells Stewart Center Giustina Gallery & LSC Austin Auditorium. The 2012 Annual Condon Lecture will be given by Dr. Robert Hazen, a research scientist at the Carnegie Institution of Washington's Geophysical Laboratory. For further information about Dr. Hazen's  visit to OSU and CEOAS please contact Rick Colwell: rcolwell@coas.oregonstate.edu

DeLoach Work Scholarship

University Honors College is accepting faculty applications to the DeLoach Work Scholarship program for Winter and Spring Terms. This program enables OSU faculty members to support undergraduates working at tasks that materially enhance their academic training. The work assignment must relate to the area of the student’s academic training and must provide a significant learning experience. Tasks relating to instructional, curricular, outreach, or diversity goals of the university or to cooperative student-faculty research ventures are especially encouraged. Due 1/12/13.

Where in the World Is R/V Oceanus?

Oceanus Webcam

Photo of the Week

photo of the week
Students from GEO 548 relax on an old-growth log after fieldwork in the HJ Andrews Forest. Photo credit: Perry Morrow.

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