Oregon State University

College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences

On the Horizon — October 6, 2017

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Upcoming CEOAS Events

Tuesday, October 10, 2017. 12 – 1 pm, Burt 193. Geography Symposium: Robert Kennedy -"Time is of the essence: tracking landscape dynamics using time-series satellite imagery" / Larry Becker - "Geographic Questions of Land & Food, Access & Control in the African Context"

Wednesday, October 11, 2017. 4 – 5 pm, Owen 103. Economics of Water Seminar: Kathleen Moore, Ph.D., Post-doctoral Researcher, Oregon State University. "Climate change and Water Scarcity: The Economics of Reservoir Management for a New Normal"

Thursday, October 12, 2017. 4- 5:00 pm, Burt 193. G&G Seminar: Johan Varekamp, Wesleyan University. "The twin Newberry crater lakes: modern analogs for proterozoic environments"

Monday, October 16th, 2017. 10 – 11 am, Burt 193. Student Defense: Mr. Ben Lewis (M.S., ATS) "The Occurrence of Coastal Sea Ice Leads and their Impact on the Beaufort Gyre"

Proposals & Grants Administration Workshop

The CEOAS Business Office will host a workshop for CEOAS Principal Investigators.  Please join us on Tuesday, October 17th from 1:30-2:30 in Burt 193.

HMSC Seminar

Seminar on Thursday, October 12. 3:30 - 4:30 pm, Library Seminar Room:  Guin Library, HMSC. Mortiz Schmid, Post Doctoral Researcher, Plankton Ecology Lab, HMSC/OSU.  “Underwater imaging, automatic identification, and ecology of plankton: Insights from the Arctic and subtropics”

There will be a live broadcast of the Thursday Seminar via Adobe Connect.

You can find past seminars online

New Faculty Orientation

The Research Office will host a half day New Faculty Orientation event on Nov. 2 from 2 to 5 p.m. in the Memorial Union Horizon Room that will introduce you to critical information, resources, and services to empower your research and outreach efforts. Vice President for Research, Cindy Sagers, will introduce the event and a panel discussion with distinguished research faculty will follow at 2:30pm. Refreshments will be provided.

Register. For questions contact Jane Cigarran.

Where in the World Is R/V Oceanus?

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Photo of the Week

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Out with the old, in with the new (mass spectrometer).

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