Geosciences

2016 Dean’s Early Career Awards

The College of Arts and Sciences is pleased to announce this year’s Dean’s Early Career Award winners: Assistant Professors Jeffrey Boortz of Art and Design, Zhipeng Cai of Computer Science, Gina Marie Caison of English, Nadine Kabengi of Chemistry and Geosciences and Jennifer Craft Morgan of Gerontology.

The Dean’s Early Career Awards provide research funding… more »

Outstanding Faculty Awards 2016

The College of Arts and Sciences is proud to announce the winners of the 2016 Faculty Awards: Lindsey Cohen, professor of Psychology; Nicola Sharratt, assistant professor in Anthropology; Carmen Eilertson, senior lecturer in Biology; Kyle Frantz, professor of Neuroscience; Cassandra White, associate professor of Anthropology; Christy Visaggi, lecturer in Geosciences; Sarah Brosnan, associate professor of… more »

Georgia State Faculty Member Attends White House Water Summit

Daniel Deocampo, associate professor and chair of Geosciences at Georgia State University, will attend the White House Water Summit today to share his plans for bringing new technologies and workforce development to the water economy of the southeastern United States. 

The summit, which is held in conjunction with the United Nations World Water Day,… more »

Atlanta Science Festival Comes to Georgia State for Third Year

The Atlanta Science Festival (ASF) is returning to Georgia State University for the third year in a row. Georgia State, one of the festival’s silver-level sponsors, will host six events.

ASF is a community effort and celebration of local STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics) education. This year’s festival will feature 100 events… more »

Geological Society of America and Exxon Mobil Recognize Geosciences Department

The College of Arts and Sciences Geosciences Department has received the Geological Society of America (GSA) and Exxon Mobil Field Camp Excellence Award for its basic and advanced geology field camps.

 The $10,000 award is given every summer to assist a geology field camp with summer semester costs. Winners are chosen based on… more »

Geology Field School Recognized with Excellence Award ExxonMobil

The Geosciences Department’s Geology Field School has been awarded $10,000 from the Geological Society of America and ExxonMobil for the 2015 Field Camp Excellence Award.

The Field Camp Excellence Award is awarded annually to a geology field camp to assist with summer semester costs. Winners are chosen based on safety awareness, diversity and technical excellence.

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College of Arts and Sciences Faculty Members Recognized by University

The College of Arts and Sciences is pleased to announce that four faculty members are among the recipients of this year’s Georgia State University faculty awards. The faculty members are: Andrew Altman of Philosophy, Toby Bolsen of Political Science, W. Crawford Elliott of Geosciences and Sandra Dwyer of Philosophy.

Alumni Distinguished Professor Award – Andrew… more »

Undergraduates Honored For Scholarly Works At Georgia State Undergraduate Research Conference

Eleven undergraduates were among the winners in the ninth annual Georgia State University Undergraduate Research Conference, April 14.

A record 150 students from 35 different majors presented academic research and artistic works, and for the first time, the conference included musical performances.

 

Oral presentation winners included:

First Place Oral and Provost’s Award: Ashleigh Cox,… more »

The Atlanta Science Festival Comes to Georgia State University

Georgia State University is a gold-level sponsor for the second-annual Atlanta Science Festival (ASF).

ASF is a week-long celebration of local STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) education. The yearly festival is a community effort that features events led by local scientists and educators, all leading up to a culminating family-friendly event, the Exploration… more »