In 1996, Tim Patterson began giving students the option of contributing to an online museum instead of writing a term paper. At the time the idea was considered innovative enough to merit an articles in the New York Times.
Dr. Hanika Rizo, from the Department of Earth Sciences at Carleton University, is the lead author on research that indicates material from the Earth's core had been leaking into the mantle shell since 2.5 billion years ago.
Freya George, a PhD student with Dr. Fred Gaidies, receives a Senate Medal for Outstanding Academic Achievement at the Convocation Ceremony on June 11, 2019. This medal is awarded for outstanding graduate work at the doctoral level.
Freya George, a recent graduate of Carleton University’s Department of Earth Sciences has received a Lloyd’s of London Fulbright Scholar Award to enable her to conduct postdoctoral research at Johns Hopkins Univers