News & Events

News

  • Dr. Matt Jackson

Professor Matt Jackson has recently been awarded his second prestigious prize in the last two months.   This time Dr. Jackson was selected for AGU's Hisashi Kuno Award for Volcanology, Geochemistry & Petrology.  In June of this year, Dr. Jackson received the F.W. Clarke Medal.

Twenty-three undergraduate Geology majors, eight graduate students, and four professors spent two weeks in Iceland, where they circumnavigated the island, explored young volcanoes and geothermal centers, and mapped the extent of tsunami waves produced by a large landslide into a caldera that occurred only hours earlier.

Edhat news story about the Iceland fieldtrip

  • Professor Cathy Busby

Professor Cathy Busby was selected as the 2014-2015 Distinguished Lecturer of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists.

Events

UCSB Alum, Rob Decesari of Exxon Mobil will be conducting an Informational Session and on-campus interviews.  If you are interested in learning more about the energy and petroleum industry, sign-up: http://goo.gl/GuKqGX.  You must be a current UCSB student to schedule an interview. 

  1. October 21, 2014 - 4:00pm
  • Dr. Ed Brook

Dr. Ed Brook of Oregon State University will give a talk at Speakers Club entitled "Greenhouse gas dynamics at the end of the last ice age:  new views from the WAIS Divide ice core and Taylor Glacier, Antarctica."

  1. October 16, 2014 - 2:00pm
  • Dr. Kathleen Johnson

Dr. Kathleen Johnson of UC Irvine will give a talk at Speakers Club entitled "A multi-proxy record of ocean-atmosphere dynamics and local water balance since 854 AD from a Southern California speleothem."

  1. October 30, 2014 - 2:00pm
  • Dr. James Day

James Day of Scripps Institute of Oceanography will give a talk at Speakers Club entitled "Oceanic peridotites and the nature and significance of depleted mantle domains."

  1. October 23, 2014 - 2:00pm
  • Daniel Livsey

Daniel Livsey will give a talk entitled "Sea-level, climate, and estuarine stratrigraphy...

  1. October 9, 2014 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

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