Post Tagged with: "Geological Sciences news"

Election 2020 | How Climate Change, Health Care Intertwine

Dr. Dina López

 Professors Geoff Dabelko, Daniel Skinner, and Dina López discuss how climate change and health care intertwine, and how are they reflected in the candidates’ policies in the United States in Ohio University’s Ask the Experts Election 2020 series. Dabelko is professor of environmental studies in the Voinovich School of […]

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October 22, 2020 at 5:35 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Chair’s Message | ‘Geologists are Natural Problem Solvers’

Dr. Stigall with ordovician rocks, containing brachiopods, at the Oslo Fjord, Norway

Hello Alumni and Friends, Fall is in the air here in Athens, but this is a fall like none before. 2020 has certainly been an interesting year in the Department of Geological Sciences, but geologists are natural problem solvers, and we are always ready for a challenge. The department continues […]

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October 20, 2020 at 8:27 pmAlumni

Fornash Wins National Grant for Geochemistry Research

Dr. Katherine Fornash

Dr. Katherine Fornash is one of only 35 junior faculty recipients to receive a national highly competitive Oak Ridge Associated Universities research grant, reports Ohio University News. The Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards are intended to enrich the research and professional growth of young faculty. The award provides $10,000 […]

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October 19, 2020 at 8:17 pmResearch

Geology Colloquium | Toluwaleke Ajayi and Hannah Bortel, Oct. 9

Toluwaleke Ajayi

The Geological Sciences colloquium Series presents two graduate students discussing their research on Oct. 9 from 12:55 to 1:50 p.m. Join Microsoft Teams Meeting +1 614-706-6572   United States, Columbus (Toll) Conference ID: 484 691 570# Toluwaleke Ajayi will present on “Modeling of water discharge in a river impacted by […]

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October 2, 2020 at 10:00 pmEvents

Geology Colloquium | Joseph Wislocki and Robert Demchuk, Oct. 23

Joseph Wislocki

The Geological Sciences colloquium Series presents two graduate students discussing their research on Oct. 23 from 12:55 to 1:50 p.m. Join Microsoft Teams Meeting +1 614-706-6572   United States, Columbus (Toll) Conference ID: 613 475 899# Joseph Wislocki discusses “Understanding larval to adult beetle ichnofossils using experimental neoichnology.” Robert Demchuk […]

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October 2, 2020 at 6:30 pmEvents

Geology Colloquium | How Caves Gather: An Ode to Speleology, Nov. 6

Dr. Maria Perez

The Geological Sciences Colloquium Series presents Dr. Maria Perez discussing “How Caves Gather: An Ode to Speleology” on Nov. 6 from 12:55 to 1:50 p.m. Join Microsoft Teams Meeting +1 614-706-6572   United States, Columbus (Toll) Conference ID: 543 961 014# Perez is an assistant professor in the geography program […]

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October 2, 2020 at 3:00 pmEvents

Geology Colloquium | Geophysical Prospecting for New Cave Passages, Nov. 20

Dr. Lewis Land

The Geological Sciences Colloquium Series presents Dr. Lewis Land discussing “Geophysical prospecting for new cave passages: Fort Stanton Cave, southern Sacramento Mountains, New Mexico” on Friday, Nov. 20, from 12:55 to 1:50 p.m. Land will present the results of electrical resistivity surveys used to explore for new cave passages during […]

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October 2, 2020 at 11:30 amEvents