Oregon State University

College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences

Making Waves October 7, 2016

Seminars

Monday, October 10, 2016. 4 - 5 PM, Burt 193. Student Seminar: Andrew Meigs, Peter Clark and Adam Kent. AGU-style talks presented by CEOAS faculty.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016. 12- 1 PM, Burt 193. GEM Seminar: Robert Kennedy. "Time is of the essence: tracking landscape dynamics using time-series satellite imagery"

Tuesday, October 11, 2016. 3:30  - 5 PM, Burt 193. POA Seminar: Roger Samelson. "Waves in Polar Lows: A Stavanger Travelog"

Wednesday, October 12, 2016. 4 - 5 PM, Weniger 149. WR Seminar: Brian Dowd-Uribe, University of San Francisco. "Growing demands: pumps, livelihoods and the politics of the food water nexus in southwestern Burkina Faso"

Thursday, October 13, 2016. 4 - 5 PM, Burt 193. G&G Seminar: Glenn Gaetani, WHOI. "Ferric iron, potential temperature, and oxygen fugacity of the oceanic upper mantle"


Grant Reporting System Training

Attention PIs: OSU Business Intelligence Center is holding a Grant Reporting System training on Oct 26.  This will be a great training session for Principal Investigators, Co-Principal Investigators, Grant Accountants or PI/Co-PI support staff who have access to GRS. In this hands-on session, the newly expanded reports will be featured, with plenty of time for questions.  Seating is limited so preregistration is required.


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

October 18, 2016 is the deadline to submit Staff Fee Privileges Approval Forms for OSU employees or family members attending OSU during Fall Term 2016.  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


Photo of the Week

ceoasgsc@lists.oregonstate.edu). Graduate Students - Post Docs - FRAs - Professors - all are welcome and we are actively looking for volunteers.">photo of the week
Alejandra Sanchez (left) and Jenessa Duncombe (right) show Corvallis Farmers' Market visitors how temperature and salinity and therefore density control the formation and movement of ocean currents. GSC hosts a CEOAS booth at the Farmers' Market in the Fall and Spring. Please don't hesitate to contact us if you would be interested in hosting the booth (ceoasgsc@lists.oregonstate.edu). Graduate Students - Post Docs - FRAs - Professors - all are welcome and we are actively looking for volunteers.


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