Earth Science News Archives

Charlene Duffett, B.Sc.H., earned honorable mention for a Jerôme H. Remick Poster Award at GAC-MAC 2017. She presented on her 4th year honors thesis work, entitled “Metamorphism of mafic metavolcanics at the Ore Chimney Mine, southwestern Grenville Province”, which she carried out under the supervision of Professor Ian Honsberger.

Awards are given to acknowledge outstanding student posters at GAC-MAC. More information regarding the awards can be found...

Posted On: Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Skyler holding the R4 EM induction sounder in Valentine Cave

Skyler holding the R4 EM induction sounder in Valentine Cave

 

From May 30th...

Posted On: Friday, June 23, 2017

Professors Ikenne and Cousens at the Taghdout quartzites

Professors Ikenne and Cousens at the Taghdout quartzites

 

From May 3 -14, Dr. Brian Cousens and Dr. Richard Ernst traveled to Morocco to meet with research colleagues, do...

Posted On: Thursday, June 1, 2017

4th edition of Natural Disasters textbook  

 

Congratulations to Professor Claire Samson on the release of the...

Posted On: Monday, May 1, 2017

On 24 April 2017, the Ottawa Citizen featured an very interesting article, written by Tom Spears, on a potential major earthquake hitting Ottawa and how society prepares for it.  

The article features comments from an alumna of our department, Kate Ploeger (M.Sc. 2008, co-supervised by Dr. Gail Atkison and Dr....

Posted On: Thursday, April 27, 2017