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Geology Ph.D. Student Receives $20,000 GEM Fellowship
Lucien Nana Yobo will pursue more paleoclimatology research and international collaborations.

A New Chemical Analysis Upends Conventional Explanation for Global Cooling
Researchers say cooling 13,000 years ago involved a major volcanic eruption.

Wellner Elected Geological Society of America Fellow
Honor bestowed upon best of the profession.

Arellano, PhD Student, Awarded Grant for Climate Research in Panama
Grant awarded by the Geological Society of America.

PhD Student Kyle Reuber Receives SEG/AAPG Best Paper Award for the Journal Interpretation
Paper selected from 142 papers published by the journal in 2019.

In Memoriam: Margaret Sites Sheriff
The Department of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences at University of Houston lost a true friend and supporter with the passing of Margaret Sites Sheriff on May 24.

EAS Graduate Awarded Dan E. Wells Outstanding Dissertation Award
Jiaxuan Li, first EAS student to receive college’s award.

Back from the Bottom of the World
Julia Wellner spent two months in one of the most remote locations on earth. The world changed while she was gone, but the work goes on.


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