Department of Earth Sciences
Newton Horace Winchell School of Earth Sciences



Congratulations to Sharon Kressler on Receiving the President's Award for Outstanding Service!

 

Photo of Sharon Kressler
 
Congratulations to Sharon Kressler on receiving the President's Award for Outstanding Service. Sharon has been with the Department of Earth Sciences for 22 years, during which she has provided exceptional service and support to faculty, staff and students. She shows a deep passion and dedication to the department and everyone in it. We greatly appreciate all the amazing work that she does! Congratulations Sharon!

 

 


 
College of Science and Engineering Inventing Tomorrow: Institute of Rock Magnetism
 

Dr. Feinberg, Dr. Moskowitz, and Dr. Andrea Biedermann working together in the IRM

Pictured Left to Right: Professor Josh Feinberg, Dr. Andrea Biedermann, and Professor Bruce Moskowitz

 

The College of Science and Engineering (CSE) just released the latest issue of Inventing Tomorrow, a magazine featuring the great things happening in CSE. In this issue, CSE showcases our wonderful team in the Institute of Rock Magnetism, delving into their scientific, education, and service mission, as well as how the IRM came to be, and more. You can view the article here or the magazine in full here. The magazine is published quarterly and is now available fully online.

 


Upcoming Graduate Defenses

Michele Stillinger

Ph.D. Candidate

Friday, April 27th

1:30pm- 2:30pm

room 401-20 Tate Hall

Title: Archaeomagnetism as a Geochronological Dating Tool:  Dating a Levantine Iron Age Conflagration

Liz Roepke

M.S. Candidate

Monday, April 30th

9:00am- 10:00 am

room 401-20 Tate Hall

Title: Manganese-oxidizing microbes could remove metals from brackish groundwater in the Soudan Mine, Northern MN

Christie Cino

M.S. Candidate

Friday, May 4th

1:30pm- 2:30pm

room 401-20 Tate Hall

Title: An analysis of the hydrothermal fluid chemistry and isotopic data of Yellowstone Lake vents

 

Atmospheric conditions on campus now