Oregon State University

College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences

On the Horizon — February 9, 2018

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Monday, February 12, 2018. 3:00 pm, Burt 193. GEM Seminar - Karen Bennett, U.S. Forest Service (retired). "Sacred River, Sacred Landscapes - Saving Nepal's Last and Most Pristine Free-flowing River"

Monday, February 12, 2018. 4:00 pm, Burt 193. Student Seminar:
1.  Erin Peck (PhD, OEB) “Oregon Tidal Saline Wetlands”
2.  Sophia Wensman (PhD, OEB) “pH Proxy Development in Oysters”
3.  Jess Kuonen (MS, MRM) “Decoding the Role and Risk and Uncertainty in Ocean Condition Forecasts”

Wednesday, February 14, 2018. 12:00 pm, Strand 260. WRE Seminar - Adrienne Aiona. "Development Standards for Stormwater Management in Portland, OR"

Friday, February 16, 2018. 12:00 pm, Burt 193. OEB Seminar - Wiley Evans, Hakai Institute of the Tula Foundation. “Differing near-shore CO2 system dynamics across Northeast Pacific seascapes."

Panel Discussion: Stories from 60 Years of Ocean Science

Saturday, February 24, 2018
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Learning Innovation Center, Room 100, Corvallis
Sponsored by the College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences

Researchers at Oregon State University have documented life forms, invented new ways to the see below the surface of the sea and found ways to protect ocean ecosystems and to serve human well-being. Hear from some of those who led the way and others who are still on the front lines of this urgent work. Panelists include Bob Collier, Bob Smith, Burke Hales, Laurie Juranek, Alejandra Sanchez-Rios, Bob Jacobson, and John Byrne.

For event questions or accommodation requests, please contact Shelly Signs, (541) 737-0724 or shelly.signs@oregonstate.edu.


Congratulations to the 2018 URSA Engage awardees! This includes 8 CEOAS undergraduates—Mia Arvizu, Nicole Bell, Callie Covington, Keira Johnson, Abigail Kretschmar, Sarah Lapinski, William McAllister, and Grace Meyer. Great job!

It's Pie Time

Do you love pie? Of course you do! Do you love seeing someone get a pie in the face? Yeah, me too.

Lucky Us...the GeoClub is doing Pie in the Face again! Money jars in located in Wilkinson 104, the Student Advising Office. Contestants this year include David Wrathall, Alisa Kotash, Frank Tepley III with Adam Kent, Wes Von Dassow and Mary Chuinard in the lead.

Deadline is February 13th! Come and vote with your dollar bills....highest earners get the pie.

(vote for Frank. get pie in his ears.)

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