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Celebrate Geographic Information Systems Day with ArcGIS Software

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

In celebration of GIS Day, the University Libraries and the Center for Advanced Spatial Technologies have partnered to help increase awareness of and access to the ArcGIS Online platform.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences University Libraries Events Research & Innovation Science Department of Geosciences

Holes in Greenland Ice Sheet Are Larger Than Previously Thought, Study Finds

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

Researchers including U of A associate professor Matt Covington climbed into moulins, which drain meltwater from the ice sheet, to better understand how volume relates to ice movement.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Research & Innovation Science Department of Geosciences

Geosciences Professor Selected as Editor of Prestigious 2020 Election Atlas

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Fiona Davidson, associate professor of geography and geosciences, will be serving as one of the three senior editors of the upcoming prestigious ATLAS of the 2020 Presidential Election.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Appointments Points of Pride Politics & Government Research & Innovation Science Department of Geosciences

Climate Patterns Linked in Amazon, North and South America, Study Shows

Friday, October 09, 2020

A tree-ring chronology developed by U of A researchers established a connection between precipitation in the Amazon and the Americas.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences International Natural Environment Research & Innovation Science Department of Geosciences

'Picture A Scientist' Documentary Available for Free Viewing Sept. 18-25

Monday, September 14, 2020

Register by Sept. 18 to watch the documentary Picture a Scientist between Sept. 18 and 25. It chronicles the work of women in science and the workplace challenges they've overcome.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Diversity & Inclusion Events Research & Innovation Science Department of Geosciences

Sea-Level Rise Linked to Higher Water Tables Along California Coast

Friday, August 21, 2020

The effect, called shoaling, could push freshwater closer to the surface, putting infrastructure at coastal seaports and national airports at risk.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Research & Innovation Department of Geosciences
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