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Geoscience Department News

Up-to-date news from the Geoscience Department! If you have any news you would like us to share, just e-mail it to geoscience-info@iup.edu and we will get it up. Check back often (or subscribe to our RSS feed!) for updates.

Deardorff Receives Faculty Professional Development Grant to Research Lava Flow Textures

Nick Deardorff, Department of Geoscience, received a PASSHE Faculty Professional Development Grant for his research on lava flow textures in Oregon.

Posted on 7/16/2014 9:10:53 AM

IUP Teams with International Ocean Discovery Program to Offer On-Campus School of Rock

IUP Geoscience faculty teamed with the International Ocean Discovery Program and the Consortium for Ocean Leadership for an immersive course focusing on how seafloor sediments and rocks are collected and analyzed to understand important Earth history questions.

Posted on 7/14/2014 9:43:26 AM

Geoscience Students Named to Spring 2014 Dean’s List

The Geoscience Department congratulates its majors on being named to the Dean’s List for spring 2014.

Posted on 6/12/2014 10:09:40 AM

Geoscience Research and Scholarship Awards, 2014

The Geoscience Department's annual banquet took place on the evening of April 25, following the 40th annual Geoscience Day research presentations.

Posted on 5/9/2014 1:59:18 PM

Geoscience Students Participate in IUP Undergraduate Scholars Forum

Fifteen Geoscience students presented their undergraduate research projects at the ninth annual IUP Undergraduate Scholars Forum on April 1, 2014.

Posted on 5/9/2014 1:55:39 PM

Geoscience Student Wins Best Poster at Women in Mathematics, Science, and Technology Program

Geoscience students Savannah Irwin and Rebecca Smith presented their undergraduate projects at the annual Women in Mathematics, Science, and Technology celebration.

Posted on 5/9/2014 1:25:46 PM

Geoscience Students Win Awards at Pittsburgh Geological Society

Seniors David Watkins, Jesse Carpinello, and Sage Wagner won outstanding poster awards at the 2014 Joint Student Night of the Pittsburgh Geological Society, the Association of Environmental and Engineering Geologists, and the American Society of Civil Engineers–GeoInstitute.

Posted on 5/2/2014 9:01:00 AM

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