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PhD Student Jian Bi and Prof. Myneni coauthor article in Nature

By Joshua Rhodes Parsons
June 2nd, 2014

Earth & Environment PhD student Jian Bi and Professor Ranga Myneni coauthored an article in the journal Nature. The article is titled "Contribution of semi-arid ecosystems... More

Reminder: Wally Fulweiler’s talk tomorrow at New England Aquarium at 7:00 pm

By Joshua Rhodes Parsons
June 2nd, 2014

Associate Professor Robinson "Wally" Fulweiler will be at the New England Aquarium tomorrow, Tuesday June 3rd, at 7:00 pm to give a lecture on "The... More

Eli Melaas to defend dissertation this Thursday at 2:00 in CAS 132

By Joshua Rhodes Parsons
May 30th, 2014

Earth & Environment Ph.D. Candidate Eli Melaas will be defending his doctoral dissertation this Thursday, June 5th, 2014, at 2:00 pm in CAS 132. Eli's dissertation... More

Wally Fulweiler attends, chairs session at Joint Aquatic Sciences Meeting

By Joshua Rhodes Parsons
May 29th, 2014

Last week, Earth & Environment Associate Professor Robinson "Wally" Fulweiler was in Portland Oregon attending the Joint Aquatic Sciences Meeting 2014. The meetings held May 18th... More

Wally Fulweiler to give public talk at New England Aquarium Tuesday June 3rd

By Joshua Rhodes Parsons
May 29th, 2014

Earth & Environment Professor Robinson "Wally" Fulweiler will be at the New England Aquarium this coming Tuesday June 3rd, 2014 to give a talk on... More

Ph.D. Student Margaret Hendrick awarded 2013 EPA STAR Fellowship

By Joshua Rhodes Parsons
May 28th, 2014

Current Ph.D. student Margaret Hendrick has recently been awarded the 2013 EPA STAR fellowship. Hendrick is advised by Professor Nathan Phillips. Her interests include global change, More

Wally Fulweiler, former student publish paper in Frontiers in Plant Science

By Joshua Rhodes Parsons
May 28th, 2014

Earth & Environment Associate Professor Robinson "Wally" Fulweiler has published a new paper in the journal Frontiers in Plant Science. The article, "Silica uptake by Spartina--evidence of multiple... More

Sergio Fagherazzi gives talk at WHOI

By Joshua Rhodes Parsons
May 27th, 2014

Earth & Environment Associate Professor Sergio Fagherazzi was at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute this past Friday, May 23, 2014, to give a talk. Fagherazzi's primary research... More

Dr. Birendra Jha to speak tomorrow at Solid Earth Seminar

By Joshua Rhodes Parsons
May 19th, 2014

Dr. Birendra Jha will be in the department tomorrow, May 20th, 2014, to give a talk as part of the Solid Earth Seminar Series. His talk, More

Sergio Fagherazzi, Wally Fulweiler, and students publish paper

By Joshua Rhodes Parsons
May 14th, 2014

Earth & Environment Associate Professor Sergio Fagherazzi first authored and Associate Professor Robinson "Wally" Fulweiler co-authored a new paper in the journal Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf... More

Lucia Lovison-Golob dissertation defense set for tomorrow

By Joshua Rhodes Parsons
May 14th, 2014

Ph.D. candidate in Geography Lucia Lovison-Golob will defend her dissertation tomorrow, Thursday May 15th, 2014 at 10 am in room CAS 132. Her dissertation is titled... More

Lucy Hutyra to give seminar at Harvard

By Joshua Rhodes Parsons
May 14th, 2014

Earth & Environment Assistant Professor Lucy Hutyra will be at Harvard's School of Engineering and Applied Sciences Friday to give a seminar on "Urbanization, Land... More

Aaron Hirsch thesis defense set for tomorrow

By Joshua Rhodes Parsons
May 12th, 2014

Graduate student Aaron Hirsch will be defending his Master's Thesis tomorrow, Tuesday May 13th, 2014. His thesis is titled "Constraints on Shear Velocity in the Cratonic... More

Graduate Student Rachel Nalepa awarded 2014 Boston University Summer Research Fellowship

By Joshua Rhodes Parsons
May 9th, 2014

Graduate student Rachel Nalepa has just been award a 2014 Boston University Summer Research Fellowship. The award is given each year to deserving advanced PhD students... More

Kira Sullivan-Wiley and Paul Lyons to give talks as part of Graduate Student Seminar Series

By Joshua Rhodes Parsons
May 8th, 2014

Earth & Environment Graduate Students Kira Sullivan-Wiley and Paul Lyons will be giving talks tomorrow, Friday May 9th, as part of the Graduate Student Seminar... More

Wally Fulweiler promoted to Associate Professor

By Joshua Rhodes Parsons
May 8th, 2014

Earth & Environment's Robinson "Wally" Fulweiler has been promoted from Assistant Professor to Associate Professor with tenure. The announcement of her promotion is featured in a BU... More

Two guest speakers to give talks Thursday as part of Special Solid Earth Seminar

By Joshua Rhodes Parsons
May 7th, 2014

Associate Professor Ethan Baxter will be hosting two guest lectures tomorrow, Thursday May 8th, as part of a Special Solid Earth Seminar. The first lecture will... More

Grad Student Sarabeth Buckley presents work at New England Estuary Research Society

By Joshua Rhodes Parsons
May 6th, 2014

First year Earth & Environment Ph.D. student Sarabeth Buckley gave a talk this past weekend as part of the New England Estuary Research Society (NEERS)... More

Sergio Fagherazzi and Students to give talk and present posters In Newburyport, MA today

By Joshua Rhodes Parsons
May 6th, 2014

Earth & Environment Associate Professor Sergio Fagherazzi and his students will be in Newburyport, MA today. They will be presenting two posters and giving one talk... More

Ranga Myneni coauthors two new articles

By Joshua Rhodes Parsons
May 6th, 2014

Earth & Environment Professor Ranga Myneni has coauthored two new articles in the journal Remote Sensing. The first article, "Changes in Vegetation Growth Dynamics and Relations with... More