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Researcher to Study How Economically Important Ore Deposits Are Formed
Adriana Potra, an associate professor, is developing research that will improve our understanding of where and how Mississipi Valley-type ores form and, possibly, lead to discoveries of new deposits.
Fulbright College Announces 2020 Connor Faculty Fellows
This year, 19 outstanding, hard-working faculty members have been selected as the 2020 class of Connor Faculty Fellows at the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences.
Geosciences' Fred Limp Presents Training on Online Education to Archaeological Society
The Society for American Archaeology recently asked Fred Limp to present a lecture in their online series on dealing with the strategies that can be used to quickly move classes online.
Geosciences Students Win Semifinal Imperial Barrel Award, Advance to International Competition
The first-place U of A team includes students Jah Johnson, Linnea Johnson, Dennis Mmasa, Russell Miller and Abigail Rhodes, along with faculty coach Steve Milligan.
Researcher One of Hundreds of Scientists Taking a Deep Look at Deep Carbon
When the carbon cycle gets out of balance and affects the earth's atmosphere, Celina Suarez, associate professor of geosciences, gets interested. Find out more about her work in Research Frontiers.
Schlumberger Provides Geoscience Software to University of Arkansas
Thanks to Schlumberger—a worldwide provider of technology for reservoir characterization, drilling, production, and processing to the oil and gas industry—students in the U of A's Department of Geosciences can now use the company’s world-class, industry-leading software tools.
Geosciences Professor Named International Distinguished Lecturer
Tom Paradise, University Professor in the Department of Geosciences, has been named the recipient of the Archaeological Institute of America's Distinguished Lecturer Award for 2021-22.
Deep Time: In New 'Short Talks,' Geologist Discusses Climate Change 90 Million Years Ago
Celina Suarez, associate professor of geosciences, recently received a grant from the National Science Foundation to research the profound changes to both land and animals that took place about 100 million years ago, in the Late Cretaceous Period.
'TransMap' Will Ensure Reliable and Efficient Transportation Networks
MarTREC researchers received a $1.5 million award to develop a data-driven map that will aid decisions on transportation infrastructure.
Seminar on Role of Trees as Crowbars, Rhythmic Tap Dancers and Amplifiers in Soil Production
Jill Marshall, assistant professor of geosciences, will give a seminar at 10:45 a.m. Friday, Dec. 6, in White Engineering Hall, room 219, and discuss how trees affect bedrock and produce soil.