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News and Announcements

Category: Earth & Environmental Studies

Casabona Future Scientists Competition Zoom room

Mario M. Casabona Future Scientists Competition Recap

The event, held virtually for the first time, showcased the depth of knowledge and preparedness of our students

study abroad student on an overlook above a coastal town

CSAM Students Taking Flight

These students are part of a group of Montclair State students and alumni named Fulbright semi-finalists and students earning national scholarships to study abroad

Nadia Binte Jamil

Nadia B. Jamil Won TU Delft Best Paper Award 2020

The paper is described as an elegant applicable intervention. An important paper with a strong empirical basis with a conclusion with great value for practice.

Fence at Down Bottom Farms

The Urban Heat Island Effect

Dr. Greg Pope, Department Chair, has work on the urban heat island effect referenced in piece regarding increasing temperatures in NJ cities

Arye Janoff is shown here on a groin field – the type of rock structure prevalent along the New Jersey coast

Bringing Coastal Geomorphology to Washington, DC

PhD Student Awarded Prestigious John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship

Dr. Yang Deng in his lab

Dr. Yang Deng named University Distinguished Scholar

Professor Deng of the Department of Earth and Environmental Studies has been selected as the AY2020-21 University Distinguished Scholar.

Nicole Provost by solar panels

PhD Student Named 2020 John J. Lagrosa Award Recipient by NJWEA

The award is designed to support and encourage highly capable individuals to continue studies in Environmental Science or Engineering with a strong component in one or more areas of Water Quality Control and Environmental Protection

ENSM PhD student Junkui Cui

PhD Student Receives 2020 Kenneth S. Stoller Award by NJWEA

The New Jersey Water Environment Research designed this award for PhD students working in hazardous wastes in New Jersey.

Dr. Galster teaching a class

New and Updated Programs for Fall 2020

CSAM will be adding, updating, and partnering with various programs this Fall

Jessica Miller

Earth and Environmental Studies Professor Named 2020 Women’s Center Trailblazer

Dr. Jessica Miller, Assistant Professor, was awarded this honor by the Office for Social Justice and Diversity

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PhD Graduate Assistantship in Environmental Science and Management

doctoral student and mentor for NASA grant

Montclair State University Awarded NASA Minority Research and Education Project Fellowship

One of only 14 institutions in the nation to receive this award that will aid in the study of mangrove islands