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Geoscience Department News: April 2009

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

Geoscience Day Student Research Presentations

The senior Geoscience majors will be presenting their research at the thirty-fifth annual Geoscience Day on Friday, April 24, 2009.

Posted on 4/18/2009 9:05:57 AM

Farnsworth Awarded IUP Research Institute New Investigator Award

Katie Farnsworth, assistant professor of Geosciences, was awarded the IUP Research Institute New Investigator Award for 2009.

Posted on 4/18/2009 8:34:58 AM

Student Tina Ritter Recognized by College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Tina Ritter ’09 received the Patricia Hilliard Robertson Scholarship for the 2008–2009 Academic Year.

Posted on 4/18/2009 8:27:21 AM

Geoscience Students Present at Women In Science Program

Geoscience students Ashley Hague, Tina Ritter, and Ellen Lamont presented their research at the 2009 Women in Mathematics, Science, and Technology Program on Monday, April 13.

Posted on 4/18/2009 8:16:54 AM

Geoscience Students Win Sigma Xi Research Award

Ashley Hague (’09) and Tina Ritter (’09) shared the first-place award for Sigma Xi Best Science Poster at the IUP Undergraduate Scholars Forum. Both Ashley and Tina have been working with Dr. Steve Hovan on paleoclimte projects from cores taken in the Equatorial Paciic.

Posted on 4/10/2009 4:13:25 PM

Geoscience Students to Present at IUP Undergraduate Scholars Forum

Nine Geoscience students will be presenting their research projects at the IUP Undergraduate Scholars Forum on April 7, 2009.

Posted on 4/2/2009 9:49:50 AM

Alumna Heather Renyck ’99 to Participate in School of Rock

Heather Renyck ’99 has been accepted to participate in the Consortium for Ocean Leadership’s School of Rock expedition during the summer of 2009.

Posted on 4/2/2009 8:22:15 AM

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