Oregon State University

College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences

Making Waves October 23, 2015


Monday, October 26th. 4 - 5 PM, Burt 193. Student Seminar:Jon Yang "Geochemical Reactions during Hydraulic Fracturing" and Ross Holcomb "Ocean Observing Initiatives

Tuesday, October 27th. 12-1 PM, Wilkson 108. GEM Seminar: Larry Becker. “Geographic Education, African Land Grabs, Rice Biodiversity”

Tuesday, October 27th. 3:30-4:30 PM, Burt 193. POA Seminar:  Anthony Kirincich, WHOI. "Small scale variability over the inner shelf: implications for exchange"

Wednesday, October 28th.  4-5 PM, Owen 101. WR Seminar: Ashok Subramanian, formerly of the World Bank. “Implementing Integrated Water Resources Management Programs: Lessons from practice”

Thursday, October 29th. 4-5PM, Burt 193. G&G Seminar: Kari Cooper, University of California, Davis. “A world in a grain of...zircon? What crystal records reveal about magma reservoirs”

New Research Video: Resurgence at Lake Toba

Graduate student Adonara Mucek and volcanologist Shan de Silva are studying a process called resurgence to better understand the eruption lifecycle and future volcanic activity.

Jeremy is a Rock Star

Jeremy Hoffman (Ph.D., Geology) teaches through non traditional means. Check out the article (and video) here.

Fall 2015 Elements e-Newsletter Available

Check out the fall 2015 issue of the Elements e-newsletter and read about our outstanding faculty, students and alumni. 

Research Impact Identity Workshop

Goal:  To provide space and time for professional development to help faculty explore their “impact identity”, establish career-long goals with regards to broader impacts, identify personal and professional assets that support those goals, and learn to cultivate a more complete tool set to achieve those goals over the long-term. 
Presented by: Julie Risien, associate director of the Center for Research on Lifelong STEM Learning
When: Wednesday, November 4, 9-11am in Burt 193

Where in the World Is R/V Oceanus?

Oceanus Webcam

Photo of the Week

photo of the week
Marty McFly (aka Alan Dennis) on 'Back to the Future' Day, October 21, 2015

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