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Presidential Fellowship awarded to Samantha Carter

November 21, 2018
PhD candidate Samantha Carter at work in the lab

Samantha Carter was awarded a Presidential Fellowship by the Ohio State Graduate School. The Presidential Fellowship recognizes outstanding scholarly accomplishments and potential of doctoral students and provides a full year of support towards completion of their dissertations.


October 16, 2018
Professor Berry Lyons and student Melisa Diaz posed with NSF program director Elizabeth Rom at SACNAS

Professor Berry Lyons and graduate student Melisa Diaz recently attended 2018 SACNAS: The National Diversity in STEM Conference, where they participated in a session on Arctic and Antarctic sciences.

Professor Howat's team produces stunning map of Antarctica

September 10, 2018
Topography of glacier south of Dry Valleys, Antarctica

Earth Science Professor Ian Howat and collaborators have produced a new high resolution terrain map of Antarctica, called the Reference Elevation Model of Antarctica, or REMA. Previously, we knew more about the topography of Mars than our own icy continent of Antarctica.