MESSAGE FROM THE CHAIR
July 15, 2019
Student success highlights were:
Richard Alfaro-Diaz (Velasco) - Los Alamos National Lab Postdoc Spring 2019, PhD graduate.
Julia Astromovich (Doser) – Roswell Geological Society Scholarship, MS student.
Jose (Tony) Garcia (Goodell) – Internship Summer 2019, Freeport McMoRan, PhD student.
Evey Gannaway (Giles) – Diana Natalicio Dissertation Fellowship Spring 2019, PhD graduate.
Sergio Macias (Goodell) – Internship Freeport McMoRan Summer 2019, MS student.
Manuel Moncada (Doser) – White Award (Geography award), PhD student.
Carlos Reyes (Pennington) – Natalicio Environmental Internship Summer 2019, MS student.
Angela Trejo, an ESCI undergrad, was a recipient of a PEP Woods Hole summer internship.
Winners of best presentations and posters at colloquium were:
Miranda H. Miranda 2nd Place Undergraduate - High Ozone Episode in the Paso Del Norte Region
Nikki Donegan 3rd Place Undergraduate - Urban Dipteran Diversity in the Desert Southwest
Meagan Trainham 1st Place EPCC student - Rockfall Hazard on Transmountain
New research grants include:
- , NSF REU Supplement to Investigating Seismicity of the Main Himalayan Thrust in Nepal, $24,000.
Chair, Geological & Environmental Sciences