Dr. Yang Wang

EOAS Professor Yang Wang has been elected a Fellow of the Geological Society of America for her distinguished contributions to the geosciences. The Geological Society of America is a global professional service with members in 115 countries. The GSA Fellowship is an honor bestowed on the best of the profession by election at the Society’s spring Council meeting.

Dr. Dean Grubbs

Dr. Dean Grubbs and a group of his students from the FSU Marine and Coastal Laboratory were recently featured on Discovery Channel’s Shark Week. The program, Alien Sharks: Close Encounters, had the crew exploring the Gulf of Mexico, studying the effects of the Deep Water Horizon oil spill affected animals living at those depths.

Jonathan Oulton, Dwornik Award Winner

Jonathan Oulton, an EOAS undergraduate, has received the prestigious Dwornik Award for the best undergraduate oral presentation at the 46th Lunar & Planetary Science Conference in Houston, TX. This was an exceptional performance for an undergrad, as there were 128 student candidate presentations. The Dwornik Awards were started in 1991 to encourage U.S. students to become involved with NASA and planetary science.

Alexandra Harper

Alexandra Harper, a chemical oceanography doctoral student working with Dr. William Landing and Dr. Jeff Chanton, has been awarded the prestigious John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's National Sea Grant College Program. The fellowship has a $56,500 stipend, and will allow Harper to spend 2016 working in the federal government's executive branch in Washington, D.C.

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