The University of Pittsburgh’s Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences has named Charles E. Jones, lecturer in the Department of Geology and Planetary Science a winner of one of the two 2014 Tina and David Bellet Teaching Excellence Awards.
Graduate student Krissy Hopkins published her paper entitled, “Reconstruction of a century of landscape modification and hydrologic change in a small urban watershed in Pittsburgh, PA” in Landscape Ecology.
Nicole Fontanella was selected to receive an American Geophysical Union (AGU) Student Travel Grant to attend the 2013 Fall Meeting in San Francisco.
Erin Pfeil-McCullough awarded a Student Assistantship for the 2015 Annual Esri International User Conference
SURA and a Stephen Pollock Undergraduate Student Research Grant awarded to Dan Lammie
Daniel Williams was awarded the NASA Fellowship for his work Analysis of Proximal Volcanic Emissions.
Congratulations to Janine Krippner who's GSA research grant has been awarded funding!
Chiao-min Hsieh, an emeritus faculty member in the Department of Geology and Planetary Sciences, died Feb. 26, 2015
Department of Geology & Planetary Science's Undergraduate Coordinator and Advisor Mark Collins made the Tribune Review News!
Assessment of Regional Variation in Streamflow Responses to Urbanization and the Persistence of Physiography
Dr. Dan Bain with Dr. Krissy Hopkins, who headed the article, has a published article in Environmental Science and Technology.
A graduate student in the ProMS program, Mr. Erick Fox, is the URISA CAC student coordinator.
URISA is an international organization focused on planning, GIS and other activities.