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Grimes Makes Two Presentations on Oceanic Mantle, Crust

Ohio University faculty made an impact with 23 presentations at the Geological Society of America’s 125th Anniversary Annual Meeting & Exposition Oct. 27–30 in Denver. Dr. Craig Grimes, Takayuki Ushijubo, Reinhard Jozdon, & John Valley presented on INSIGHTS INTO THE ORIGIN OF SILICIC ROCKS IN OPHIOLITES FROM OXYGEN ISOTOPES IN […]

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November 4, 2013 at 3:41 pmResearch

Hembree Makes Five Presentations at GSA, One with Student

Ohio University faculty made an impact with 23 presentations at the Geological Society of America’s 125th Anniversary Annual Meeting & Exposition Oct. 27–30 in Denver. Mike Hils ’14M & Dan Hembree presented on BEFORE THE WEB: NEOICHNOLOGY OF BURROWING SPIDERS. Hils is a master’s student in Geological Sciences in the […]

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November 4, 2013 at 3:26 pmResearch

Stigall and Students Make 5 Palentology Presentations at GSA Meeting

Ohio University faculty will make an impact with 23 presentations at the Geological Society of America’s 125th Anniversary Annual Meeting & Exposition Oct. 27–30 in Denver. Alycia Stigall presented ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGE AND NICHE EVOLUTION: WHICH TYPES OF CHANGE PROMOTE ADAPTIVE RESPONSE?. Stigall is Associate Professor of Geological Sciences at Ohio University and […]

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November 4, 2013 at 2:34 pmResearch

Geology Student Wins GSA Award for Limestone Research

Geology Student Wins GSA Award for Limestone Research

Audrey Blakeman, a graduate student in the M.S. in Geological Sciences program, won the  Kerry Kelts Research Award at the Geological Society of America’s 125th Anniversary Annual Meeting & Exposition Oct. 27–30 in Denver. The GSA Limnogeology Division established the student research award in 2004 in honor of Kerry Kelts, […]

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November 4, 2013 at 9:00 amNews Research

Kidder, Worsley Present on Early Triassic Hypertropical Climate

Ohio University faculty will make an impact with 23 presentations at the Geological Society of America’s 125th Anniversary Annual Meeting & Exposition Oct. 27–30 in Denver. Dr. David Kidder, Associate Professor of Geological Sciences, and retired faculty member Dr. Tom Worsley present on EARLY TRIASSIC HYPERTROPICAL CLIMATE:  LATITUDE, ELEVATION, AND […]

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October 22, 2013 at 9:20 amResearch

SGE Field Trip: Up, Down and Around in the American Southwest

SGE Field Trip: Up, Down and Around in the American Southwest

Throughout the year the members of Ohio University’s chapter of Sigma Gamma Epsilon worked to fund raise and organize a 12-day field trip to the American southwest, culminating with a day hiking in the Grand Canyon. Sigma Gamma Epsilon is for all geology and earth science majors and graduates who […]

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June 30, 2013 at 11:07 amNews

‘How Do You Find a Cave You Can’t See?’

‘How Do You Find a Cave You Can’t See?’

How do you find a cave you can’t see? How do you stop a potential landslide? Ohio University students found a way. “Ever wish you could go somewhere truly unexplored?” asks Neha Gupta, a Geological Studies graduate student who produced Hunting Cave Blowholes with an Infrared Camera. “Finding unexplored cave […]

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May 8, 2013 at 10:52 pmNews