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Earth and Environmental Science alum wins National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Christina Verhagen, BS-EAES 2017, and current PhD student at Rutgers University is one of 2000 students nationwide to win a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship (NSF-GRF).

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Outbreak and Extinction Dynamics in Stochastic Populations

Garrett Nieddu successfully defended his thesis for his PhD in Environmental Management.

Geography Alum, Danielle Prioleau, featured in A Day in the Life segment at her internship with Emergency Management in NYC

Danielle, who graduated with a degree in geography in 2010, talks about her less than normal road to where she is, and the significance of Black History Month.

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Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Dynamic Urban Environmental Systems and Sustainability (DUESS)

The REU Site at Rutgers University-Newark takes advantage of a vigorous multidisciplinary effort that involves near surface geophysics, urban geochemistry and urban ecology in northern New Jersey and especially, the New Jersey Meadowlands.

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Geopath Field Camp with Rutgers and Temple University

Participate in a geophysics field camp at the Shale Hills Critical Zone Observatory in Pennsylvania for freshmen or sophomore students interested in the geosciences.

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EAES department well represented at annual AGU conference

The American Geophysical Union held it’s conference in New Orleans Louisiana where multiple faculty and students attended and presented.

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Geophysics and Computational Machine Learning Postdoc in Los Alamos, New Mexico

Develop novel computational techniques based on machine learning methods, and apply them to geophysical dataset for subsurface characterization and monitoring.

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Rochester Institute of Technology offers research opportunity in Computational Sensing

Renewable & Innovative Sustainability Entrepreneurs

Renewable & Innovative Sustainability Entrepreneurs

Students create new RISE Innovation Lab to support sustainable concepts and ideas

EAES launches online Professional Science Masters in Sustainability Leadership

This online graduate degree program can be completed in one year and is designed to fill a management need for governmental agencies, non-profit organizations, and private-sector companies.

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Helping STEM Pioneers Succeed

An interdisciplinary team led by Dr. Dirk Vanderklein (Biology) and funded by the National Science Foundation’s Education Dept. seek to help first generation students succeed in STEM majors. Others on the project include Nina Goodey (Chemistry), Joshua Galster (EAES) and Julie Dalley (Research Academy for University Learning)

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CSAM Faculty Validate EPA’s Hackensack River Contamination

Dr. Michael Kruge, EAES and Dr. Kevin Olsen, Chemistry, studied sediment samples collected by the EPA from the Hackensack River that indicate the riverbed is laced for 22 miles with a toxic cocktail made up of dozens of contaminants, from its mouth in Newark Bay up to the Oradell Reservoir. Wochit