Oregon State University

College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences

Making Waves November 10, 2016

Seminars

Monday, November 14, 2016. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Burt 193. Student Seminar: 1) Maggie Buktenica – “Productivity and Carbon Dynamics in a Changing Arctic” 2) Heather Bervid – “Deglacial sea-surface temperature change and rapid response of the Northwestern Cordilleran Ice Sheet in the Gulf of Alaska” 

Tuesday, November 15, 2016. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Burt 193. GEM Seminar: Bo Zhao, Oregon State University. "Cartography in the Era of Big Data"

Wednesday, November 16, 2016. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Weniger 149. WR Seminar: Harmony Burright, Oregon Water Resources Department. "Nuts and Bolts: Creating the Scaffolding for Collaborative, Integrated Water Planning in Oregon"

Thursday, November 17, 2016. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Burt 193. G&G Seminar: Adam Koslofsky, Cornforth Consultants, Inc. "One piece at a time: Moving mountains through rockfalls and landslides - Applied geology in the west"


Congratuations!

Congratulations to  Laura Peters, who has received this year’s Jeanne X. Kasperson Award, a student paper competition in the Hazards, Risks, & Disasters Specialty Group of the AAG.  The award covers her registration to this year’s annual meeting in Boston, and an invite to a special session in Kasperson’s honor.

Way to go, Laura!


Oregon Sea Grant fellowship opportunities

NOAA Coastal Management Fellowship (Applications due Jan. 20, 2017) – A two-year opportunity that matches postgraduate students with state coastal zone programs to work on projects proposed by the state and selected by the fellowship sponsor, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Coastal Services Center.

NMFS/Sea Grant Graduate Fellowship Program in Marine Resource Economics (Applications due Jan. 27, 2017) – This opportunity provides support for up to two years for Ph.D. students interested in the economics of conservation and management of marine resources. Position requires the fellow to work closely with an expert from the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS).

NMFS/Sea Grant Graduate Fellowship Program in Population and Ecosystem Dynamics (Applications due Jan. 27, 2017) – This opportunity provides support for up to three years for Ph.D. students interested in careers related to population and ecosystem dynamics. Position requires the fellow to work closely with an expert from the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS).

John D. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship (Applications due Feb. 10, 2017) – Places graduate students with hosts in the legislative branch, the executive branch, or appropriate associations and institutions in the Washington, D.C., area for one year.

For more information, visit http://seagrant.oregonstate.edu/education/sea-grant-scholars/fellowships-scholarships


20th Annual Salmon Bowl

For more information

1.  Attend the General Information Meeting
2.  Visit out NOSB.org
3.  Email salmonbowl.volunteer@gmail.com with any questions or positions you would be interested in
4. See the CEOAS Salmon Bowl webpage We want to make the 20th Anniversary of Salmon Bowl a blast and we're going to need a lot of support from our valued volunteers – you! More importantly it's an incredibly fun experience. So drop us a line, stay in touch, and let the Salmon Bowl 20th Anniversary celebration begin!


It's Time for Pie!

The Geosciences Club is doing their Pie in the Face fund raiser. You will find this year's jars in the CEOAS admin and Student Services offices. Come vote for your favorite.

Pie-ing to be held on Nov 18th at 5:15pm in front of Burt 193.

Donations will be accepted until 5pm on the 18th.

Vote now and vote often!


Where in the World Is R/V Oceanus?

Oceanus Webcam


Photo of the Week

photo of the week
CEOAS graduate student Sarah Seabrook, diving under the ice at McMurdo Station, Antarctica to study the marine methane cycle in the far south. Photo by Andrew Thurber


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