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Mon, 2015/08/31 - 3:20pm

The Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies (COAPS; ) has an opening starting in September 2015 for an undergraduate meteorological research assistant. Duties include analysis of tropical wind products, processing and analysis of in-situ and remotely sensed data, and directed research in marine meteorology/climatology. The position will support ongoing activities of the Marine Data Center at COAPS.

Fri, 2015/08/21 - 3:38pm

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Waste Management is seeking graduate or undergraduate geology students to work as interns and provide assistance to the CERCLA Site Screening program. The individuals will gain an introduction to site screening assessments of hazardous waste sites and to the Hazardous Ranking System.

Fri, 2015/08/21 - 2:14pm

This memo from Dr. Nancy Marcus, Dean, The Graduate School, highlights key policies and procedures that are relevant to graduate education at FSU. If you are a graduate student, please familiarize yourself with these policies and procedures.

2016 Annual Graduate Policy and Procedures Memo

Tue, 2015/08/18 - 3:22pm

There’s lots of info available about the Arctic GEOTRACES cruise, from blogs to photo essays to wooden boat projects. Check out the links below to see what everyone is doing!


Outreach Efforts from the ship for US Arctic GEOTRACES (as of Aug. 15, 2015)


Bill Schmoker, our on-board PolarTREC science teacher:;


Dr. Peter Morton’s blog:;

Mon, 2015/08/17 - 1:13pm

The American Association of State Climatologists has created a set of data and tools available to the public in an ongoing effort to document the online climate-related services provided by AASC members. The services provided by the state climate offices are the primary focus, but online climate tools offered by other membership and partners (including the regional climate centers, NCDC, and other NOAA agencies) that are of interest to the public are also included.

A link to this data set will be included under the Resources tab on the EOAS website.

Fri, 2015/08/14 - 7:03pm

The Tallahassee Area Association of Environmental Professionals (TAAEP) issues an annual scholarship to a deserving FSU student who is pursuing studies in a field related to the environmental profession. This year, they are establishing a writing contest with the scholarship going to the winner.  The deadline for submission is October 5 2015.

Follow this link for rules and more information.

Fri, 2015/08/14 - 4:24pm

The Schmidt Ocean Institute seeks to provide undergraduate and graduate students with the chance to take part in seagoing scientific research onboard the RV Falkor in coordination with the organization and the principal investigators leading the at-sea research projects. Currently there are three opportunities available.

For more information, and to apply, follow this link.