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Alumni News | Jamie Robinson Named Adviser for Griffon Gold Project

Fremont Gold Ltd. appointed Ohio University alumnus Jamie Robinson as a technical adviser for the Griffon gold project, located at the southern end of the Cortez Trend, Nevada, according to a news release. Robinson earned a B.S. in Geology from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University in […]

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March 28, 2020 at 5:33 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Alumni News | Roederer Secures Geosteering Software for Geology Students

Dawna Roederer

Ohio Today writes about alumna Dawna Roederer, BS ’09, who secured a gift in-kind of ROGII Inc.’s StarSteer software for Ohio University Geological Sciences students to use. Roederer earned a B.S. in Geological Sciences from the College of Arts & Sciences at OHIO. Read the story at Ohio Today. Connect […]

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March 5, 2020 at 2:59 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

New Online M.S. in Geology Designed for Geoscience Professionals, Earth Science Teachers

The image is from Petrel core system, a fully integrated platform where Geology, Geophysics, Reservoir Engineering and Production disciplines work together; Courtesy: Schlumberger Petrel.

Ohio University’s Geological Sciences Department announces a fully online M.S. in Geological Sciences. Flexible, seven-week courses are designed for working geoscience professionals and earth science teachers. The M.S. in Geological Sciences is the degree-level most often sought by employers in geological sciences. The online non-thesis program provides geology graduates and […]

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February 12, 2020 at 1:50 pmNews

Springer Authors Two Articles on Dripwater, Erosion and Discharges in Caves

Scallops in a cave created by erosion.

Dr. Gregory S . Springer co-authored recent two articles, one in the International Journal of Speleology, the other in the Journal of Cave and Karst Studies. Springer is Associate Professor and Chair of Geological Sciences at Ohio University. In the International Journal of Speleology, Springer co-authored Uncertainties associated with the […]

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February 3, 2020 at 3:14 pmResearch

OHIO Geologists attend the AGU Fall Meeting

Dr. Katherine Fornash

Faculty and students from the Ohio University Geological Sciences Department traveled to San Francisco to share their science and learn about the latest developments in petrology, geochemistry and hydrogeology at the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting Dec. 9-13. Katherine F. Fornash and Donna L. Witney. Petrogenesis and Significance of Lawsonite-bearing […]

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January 21, 2020 at 3:14 pmResearch

Fornash Provides Insight into Fluid Processes Operating when Tectonic Plates are Subducted

Dr. Katherine Fornash

Dr. Katherine Fornash, Assistant Professor of Geological Sciences at Ohio University, recently published “Lawsonite-rich layers as records of fluid and element mobility in subducted crust (Sivrihisar Massif, Turkey)” in the journal Chemical Geology. For this study, Fornash studied metamorphic veins and metasomatic layers from northwest Turkey that contain a rarely […]

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January 21, 2020 at 3:04 pmResearch

Stigall Contributes to Comprehensive Review of African Fossil Crustacean

Dispersal pathways used by African clam shrimp to colonize other continents. From Gallego et al. (2020)

Dr. Alycia Stigall, Professor of Geological Sciences at Ohio University, recently published “The Devonian-Cretaceous fossil record of ‘conchostracans’ of Africa and their paleobiogeographic relationships with other Gondwanan faunas” in Journal of African Earth Sciences with an international team of collaborators. Conchostracans, or clam shrimp, are crustaceans that live in shallow, ephemeral […]

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January 13, 2020 at 4:18 pmResearch