Posted July 23, 2010
Doctoral student, Bess Koffman was featured in the Bangor Daily News for her research which focuses on studying ice cores from the West Antarctic Ice Sheet. The ice cores are 2,000 years old, and Koffman is searching for evidence of volcanic dust within them. For more information, please see the full story here.
Posted July 7, 2010
The Technology Association of Maine (Tech Maine) has selected UMaine Ph.D. candidate in marine sciences Soren Hansen as the 2010 “Technology Innovator of the Year” winner for his accomplishments as co-founder of Sea & Reef Aquaculture LLC, an Orono tropical fish company that seeks to increase the number of ornamental fish raised commercially as opposed to being caught in the wild. The award honors an outstanding technology professional who, beyond offer...
May 28, 2010
All New Graduate Teaching Assistants and New Graduate Students are invited to attend the Graduate School's annual orientation on August 25th and 26th. The TA Orientation will be conducted at the newly renovated Stodder Hall, and the New Graduate Student Orientation will be conducted at Neville Hall in Room 101. Please use the links below to view more information about orientation.
TA Orientation Agenda (tentative)
New Graduate Stude...
UMaine Earth Sciences graduate student Juan Luis García has won the 2010 J. Hoover Mackin Student Research Award from the Quaternary Geology and Geomorphology Division of the Geological Society of America. This prestigious award will help support García's doctoral research on the glacial and climate history of Torres del Paine region in southern Chile. The main goal of his research is to unravel the drivers of Holocene glacier-climate fluctuations with a Southern Hem...