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Five College of Arts & Sciences faculty are collaborators on a newly funded Ohio University Innovation Strategy project that will help monitorhydraulic fracturing and the water supply in Torch, OH. Called the “Partnership for Digitally Connected Environmental Monitoring,”this project unites environmental science with journalism and public outreach initiatives. The planning […]

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Geological Sciences news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Jan 07

Dr. Dina Lopez, Professor and Chair of Geological Sciences at Ohio University, presents a poster “On the Integration of Geological, Geochemical, and Geophysical Data”at the Geological Society of America annual meeting Nov. 1-4 in Baltimore. Her co-authors areDavid Grimaldi, a graduate student in the M.S. in Geological Sciences program,andGonzalo Astray. […]

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Geological Sciences news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Oct 30

Dr.Elizabeth Gierlowski-Kordesch, Professor of Geological Sciences at Ohio University, presents a poster on “Microconchids in Terrestrial to Marine Transitions”at the Geological Society of America annual meeting Nov. 1-4 in Baltimore. Her co-author is Christopher Cassie of Encana Oil and Gas Inc. Abstract:“Spirorbis”worm tubes, described from the geologic record spanning the […]

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Geological Sciences news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Oct 30

Dr. Alycia Stigall, Professor of Geological Sciencesat Ohio University, presents a talk on “Applying Bayesian and Maximum-Likelihood Methods to Century-Old Hypotheses: The Late Ordovician Richmondian Invasion”at the Geological Society of America annual meeting Nov. 1-4 in Baltimore. Her co-presented is alumAdriane Lam, who earned an M.S. in Geological Sciences from […]

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Geological Sciences news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Oct 30

Dr. Damian Nance, Distinguished Professor of Geological Sciences at Ohio University, presents at talk on “Interpretation of Ophiolite Complexes: A Tweeter in Woofer’s Clothing?”at the Geological Society of America annual meeting Nov. 1-4 in Baltimore. His co-presenters areBrendan Murphy, John Waldron. Abstract:Typically, the oldest crystallization age obtained from supra-subduction zone […]

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Geological Sciences news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Oct 30

More than a dozen Ohio University geology students helped develop a new app that helps people identify fossils. The a free iOS appfor both iPad and iPhoneis called the Digital Atlas of Ancient Life. Check out the app or find it in the Apple app store. “This exciting new digital […]

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Geological Sciences news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Oct 29

“Imagine shoveling soil to create a backyard garden plot and unearthing a rock embossed with the fossil remnant of a creature you’ve never seen before. It looks like something out of the ocean, but you live in the Midwest. Is it a rarefossilfrom hundreds of millions of years ago or […]

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Geological Sciences news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Oct 27

Ohio University Geological Sciences alum Yusuf Musa Bashir, Chairman and Managing Director of Hared Petroleum in Uganda, was recently interviewed by Ismail Musa Ladu about his business plans and achievements in a Daily Monitor story on “Bashir has no regrets for moving on.” Yusuf Musa Bashir is a meticulous businessman, […]

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Geological Sciences news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Jun 12

Where are the dinosaurs this summer? Online, of course. They’re hanging out in an online course that fillsTier 2 Natural Sciencesrequirements. GEOL 1400 Dinosaurs and the Mesozoic (2NS) This online course includesa general introduction to dinosaurs including their classification, anatomy, physiology, and behavior. Three major groups of dinosaurs will be […]

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Geological Sciences news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Apr 21

Summer with the College of Arts & SciencesEnjoy our Parks | Fill some Reqsincludes courses that can apply toward Ohio University’s general education Tier II requirements in Natural Sciences. Check the Registrar’s summer course offerings site for up-to-the-minute course availabilityboth online and on campus. ANTH 2010 Introduction to Biological Anthropology […]

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Geological Sciences news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Apr 21

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