Department of Earth and Environmental SciencesNewton Horace Winchell School of Earth and Environmental Sciences
David Fox emphasizes parallels between good teaching and fine acting:http://www.it.umn.edu/news/inventing/2005_Winter/hc-fox.html.
Larry Edwards links political change to climate change:http://www1.umn.edu/news/news-releases/2009/UR_CONTENT_107601.htmlhttp://www1.umn.edu/news/features/PUBLIC_CONTENT_095839.html
Olaf Pfannkuch has retired!
2010 Donath Award ("top rising senior") to Susanna Webb
2010 Aldrich Award ("top graduating senior") to Ben Frieman
Jim Stout gives life to rocks:http://www1.umn.edu/news/features/2009/UR_CONTENT_139912.html
Distinguished McKnight Univ Prof Larry Edwards' work on paleoclimatic change in China is featured on the UMNews web site.
Several departmental members received honors, awards, and recognition this past year! Read more here.
Our department chair, David Kohlstedt, was elected to the National Academy of Science! Read more here.
Seminar: Prof. Donna Whitney, Head, N.H. Winchell School of Earth Sciences, Welcome to the 2012-2013 Academic Year, Thurs, Sept 6 at 3:30 p.m., 110 PillsH
Welcome Back, Everyone!! We hope you all have an exceptional year.