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Carleton graduate Thomas Cullen made a discovery about pinnipeds, the suborder that makes up seals, sea lions and walruses, while doing research for his master’s in science at Carleton.

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Posted On: Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Carleton University Earth Sciences student, Tim Chadwick, selected to attend the 2014 Student-Industry Mineral Exploration Workshop (S-IMEW) in the Greater Sudbury area from May 3-16.

From May 3-16, twenty-six senior geosciences students from across Canada will converge on the Greater Sudbury area from the PDAC’s annual Student-Industry Mineral Exploration Workshop (S-IMEW).  The two-week, all expenses-paid gathering will give the students, hand-picked from post-...

Posted On: Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Professor Wittig has been invited to talk at the European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2014 in Vienna, Austria.

Date: 27 April – 02 May 2014

Topic: "Tracing lithosphere amalgamation through time: chemical geodynamics of sub-continental lithospheric mantle". 

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Posted On: Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Professor Wittig co-authured a chapter in Treatise on Geochemistry, Second Edition, vol. 3, entitled "The Formation and Evolution of Cratonic Mantle Lithosphere – Evidence from Mantle Xenoliths". 

 

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Pearson D.G., and Wittig N. (2014) The Formation and Evolution of Cratonic Mantle Lithosphere – Evidence...
Posted On: Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Three Carleton grad students will be going to Antarctica in late December as part of a an international team participating in Students On Ice.

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Posted On: Wednesday, December 18, 2013