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Researcher to Study How Economically Important Ore Deposits Are Formed

Friday, May 15, 2020

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.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Research and Innovation Science Department of Geosciences

Geosciences' Fred Limp Presents Training on Online Education to Archaeological Society

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

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.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Distance Education Lectures Outreach Science Department of Geosciences

Geosciences Students Win Semifinal Imperial Barrel Award, Advance to International Competition

Monday, March 30, 2020

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.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Awards Science Department of Geosciences

Researcher One of Hundreds of Scientists Taking a Deep Look at Deep Carbon

Thursday, March 19, 2020

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.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Natural Environment Research and Innovation Science Department of Geosciences

Schlumberger Provides Geoscience Software to University of Arkansas

Thursday, March 19, 2020

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.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Research and Innovation Science Department of Geosciences Geography Geology

Geosciences Professor Named International Distinguished Lecturer

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

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.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Awards Points of Pride Research and Innovation Science Department of Geosciences

Deep Time: In New 'Short Talks,' Geologist Discusses Climate Change 90 Million Years Ago

Friday, January 03, 2020

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.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Research and Innovation Science Department of Geosciences

Seminar on Role of Trees as Crowbars, Rhythmic Tap Dancers and Amplifiers in Soil Production

Wednesday, December 04, 2019

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.

College of Engineering J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Lectures Natural Environment Science Virtual Events Department of Biological & Agricultural Engineering Department of Geosciences
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