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Geoscience Department News: April 2012

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 Students Receive IUP Research Awards

Four Geoscience students received awards for their research at this year’s IUP Undergraduate Scholars Forum and the College of Natural Science and Mathematics Women in Science Poster Session.

Posted on 4/30/2012 5:13:59 PM

Gerber Presents Research During Session on Deciphering the Stratigraphic Record

Thomas Gerber, Department of Geoscience, presented “The Effects of Varying Base Level and Sediment Supply on Incised-Valley Evolution In an Experimental Basin” at the American Association of Petroleum Geologists convention, April 23–25, 2012.

Posted on 4/26/2012 8:46:49 AM

Geoscience Students Present Senior Research Projects

On April 27, 2012, the Geoscience Department will showcase student and alumni research in the annual Geoscience Day. Ten students will present their capstone senior research projects, and alumnus Steve Smith ’01 will discuss his research on Alaskan volcanos.

Posted on 4/19/2012 3:45:23 PM

Geoscience Student O’Hara Receives Honorable Mention from Goldwater Foundation

Dan O’Hara, a Geoscience and Computer Science double major from Ebensburg, Pa., was one of 90 students chosen to receive an honorable mention from the prestigious Goldwater Foundation.

Posted on 4/17/2012 9:12:00 AM

Geoscience Students Invited to Present to Pittsburgh Geological Society

For the second year in a row, IUP undergraduate Geoscience majors have been honored with an invitation to present their geological research to an audience of professional geologists and engineers from the tri-state area.

Posted on 4/12/2012 9:05:03 AM

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