Earth Science News Archives

Freya George 

The Department of Earth Sciences is pleased to welcome new graduate student and Ontario Trillium Scholarship recipient Ms. Freya George, M.Sc. Freya is an international student who comes to us from Oxford University in England. She will...

Posted On: Friday, September 5, 2014

Teachers' Mining Tour 

 Have you heard? Curator and Outreach Coordinator Beth McLarty      Halfkenny participated in the  2014 Teachers' Mining...

Posted On: Thursday, August 7, 2014

Did you know? Banting Research Fellow Hillary Maddin is now published in Planet Earth Online! Read the original article here

Posted On: Monday, July 28, 2014

Outreach Teacher Workshop Activities

Earlier this month, on June 6, 7 and 8, the Department of Earth Sciences welcomed 10 teachers from near and far to our 8th annual...

Posted On: Tuesday, June 24, 2014

The 2015 recipients of medals awarded annually by the Society for Sedimentary Geology have been announced.  

The winner of the prestigious Francis J. Pettijohn Medal in recognition of "Excellence in Sedimentology and Stratigraphy" for 2015 is Charlie Kerans (Ph.D. Geology, Carleton University, 1982).

Posted On: Wednesday, May 7, 2014