Oregon State University

College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences

Making Waves October 3, 2014


Tuesday, October 7, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Wilkinson 108. GEM Seminar - Aaron Wolf, CEOAS.  "Transboundary Waters: Conflict, cooperation, and Kabbalah."

Tuesday, October 7, 2014 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM, Burt 193. POA Seminar - Robert Higdon, Department of Mathematics, OSU. "Discontinuous Galerkin numerical methods for geophysical fluid problems."

Wednesday, October 8, 2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Kearney 305. WR Seminar - Brent Steel, OSU Political Science Department. "Sustainable Rural Communities and the Urban-Rural Divide in Oregon."

Thursday, October 9, 2014 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM, Wilkinson 108. G&G Colloquium - Paul Bierman, University of Vermont. "Using 10Be to decipher the erosion and exposure history of Greenland"

CEOAS Research Highlights

The CEOAS 2013-14 Research Highlights publication is now available. Learn more about what our researchers have been up to over the last year:http://ceoas.oregonstate.edu/about/files/2014_Highlights.pdf 

New Face in Accounting

The CEOAS Accounting Office would like to  welcome Diana Anderson to our team! Diana will be handling invoice processing and travel reimbursements.

Travel related inquiries should be sent to travel@coas.oregonstate.edu.
Invoice related inquiries should be sent to invoices@coas.oregonstate.edu.

Diana is new to the OSU community. She has a Bachelor’s degree from Westminster College in Salt Lake City, Utah. She has previously worked at Umpqua Community College as well as University of Oregon. Her interests include: ultimate Frisbee, bicycling, R2D2, basset hounds & running.

Join us in welcoming Diana to CEOAS!

New Location

The CEOAS Publications Office (and supply closet) has recently moved. No longer are they in Burt 128...but now down the hall in Burt 166. If you are in need of office supplies this is where to go. Don't forget to stop in and say HI to Abby, Ernie & Crystal!

EmpCenter Open Labs Scheduled

Are you a new employee at OSU?  Or a new supervisor?  Or do you just have a burning question about EmpCenter?  Come to an open lab and get all of your questions answered!

Open Lab Schedule




Friday, September 26th


Barnard Classroom, 5th floor Valley Library

Wednesday, October 1st


Barnard Classroom, 5th floor Valley Library

Monday, October 6th


Barnard Classroom, 5th floor Valley Library

Monday, October 6th


Barnard Classroom, 5th floor Valley Library

You will need to know your ONID user name and password.  If you need to activate your ONID, please visit http://onid.oregonstate.edu/ prior to attending the open lab.

Off campus but still have questions?  Contact Patty DeLuca to make arrangements for an online session.

New Books at the Guin/HMSC Library

The latest (Sept. 29) list of new books at the Guin/HMSC Library has been posted to the Guin Library website and is available for you to browse.  If you click on the call numbers, you can move into the library catalog and put holds on any desired material.  When the books come off of the New Books Shelf in approximately two weeks, any requested items will be sent to you.

Coffee Reminder

Just a reminder that the coffee station in CEOAS Admin is a self sustaining service. This means that if you do not pay for your coffee we cannot continue to provide this convenience. Thanks to our coffee and tea devotees for your continued attention.

Where in the World Is R/V Oceanus?

Oceanus Webcam

Photo of the Week

photo of the week
The Plan Oblique Europe map designed by Jonas Buddeberg, Bernhard Jenny, and Johannes Liem (Cartography & Geovisualization Group members) won the Most Unique Map and the People's Choice Award at the 2014 FOSS4G Map Gallery contest in Portland. Congratulations!

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