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Yellowstone
Faculty
Geo Prof. Erik Klemetti discusses the possibility of new magma intruding under the Yellowstone caldera.
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An NSF grant funds research to map the longest Mississippi River Flood on record while supporting inclusive undergraduate geoscience research.
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Volcano errupting
Faculty
Prof. Klemetti says the Tala volcano, formed in the middle of a lake in the Philippines, is one of the 10 most dangerous volcanos in the world.
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Volcano errupting
Faculty
"Treat volcanoes with the respect that they deserve because they are relatively unpredictable," says vulcanologist & prof. Erik Klemetti.
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Geoscience Field Trip Fall 2019
Field Trips
Three faculty and 9 students traveled to Mammoth Cave and the surrounding area, then to Jamestown, KY for the Department’s annual Fall Field Trip.
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Students studying robotics
Denison University has been awarded a grant of $275,000 to fund a new model that welcomes and supports underserved students in the sciences.
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volcano erupting
Volcanologist and geology prof. Erik Klemetti commented on the processes that unleashed a devastating tsunami in Indonesia.
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Geoscience Prof. Erik Klemetti
Faculty
Geoscience Prof. Erik Klemetti shares the story of how he got his start as a volcanologist - someone who studies volcanos.
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Students at the poster presentation
Student News
The Summer Scholars program gives students time (and money) to pursue independent research.
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Group photograph of students on geosciences field trip
Field Trips
Eleven Geoscience students and three faculty traveled to the Central Appalachians in West Virginia and Virginia: Allegheny Plateau to the Blue Ridge.
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Max Howes '17
Alumni
Environmental studies major and geosciences minor, Max Howes '17 has been named as Conserving Carolina’s volunteer coordinator.
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Alumni
Annabel Spranger ‘19 is sailing to the Phoenix Islands in the Pacific Ocean with SEA Semester.
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Kilauea volcano
Faculty
Prof. Erik Klemetti is called on for commentary on the Kilauea volcano. Klemetti visited the site as part of a Denison field trip this spring.
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Geosciences Field Trip to Hawaii
Field Trips
Four faculty and 21 students traveled to Hawaii
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Professor with Students
Newsletters
Department hires, department honors and alumni news.
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Prof Erik Klemetti
Faculty
Geology professor Erik Klemetti, also a world-renowned vulcanologist, commented on the eruption of Mount Agung on the Indonesian island of Bali.
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Denison anniversary stone
Staff News
Ann Caldwell, geosciences academic administrative assistant, helped to organize an inter-state conference for her peers.
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Group photograph of students in Maine
Field Trips
Sept. 2017- 5 Geosciences Faculty and 21 students charted a boat to take them 3 miles off the shore from Bar Harbor to Ironbound Island.
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Ken Bork
Faculty
Geosciences Professor Emeriti Ken Bork still garnering accolades.
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group photo geosciences spring break
Field Trips
Denison geoscience faculty and students trekked across the Grand Canyon on their 2017 spring break field trip.
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small buildings in tropical area
Faculty
During a sabbatical in Guatemala, Professor David Greene created a resource guide on how to build earthquake-resilient homes for local residents.
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Professor David Greene
Faculty
The Geological Society of America has recognized Professor David Greene for his work on behalf of the organization.
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Volcano
Faculty
Earth Observatory website checked in with Erik Klemetti, associate professor of geoscience, about a possible eruption on Mount Meru in Africa.
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Field trip photo 1
Field Trips
Highlights and photos of the Department of Geosciences student/faculty Field Trip, September 16-20, 2015
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Lectures & Discussions
Marcia McNutt speaks on "Geoscience Problem Solving for Sustainability: Focus on Energy."
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Faculty
"The sulfur is what causes most of the respiratory issues," Erik Klemetti, a geoscientist at Denison University in Ohio, told VICE News.
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Faculty
Erik Klemetti, geosciences faculty, explains how volcanoes can create toxic gas.
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Faculty
Geosciences faculty Erik Klemetti vocalizes on a Mexican volcano.
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Erik Klemetti, assistant professor of geosciences, discusses his passion for volcanology in the Columbus Dispatch
Faculty
Erik Klemetti, assistant professor of geosciences, discusses his passion for volcanology in the Columbus Dispatch.
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Faculty
Geosciences faculty David Greene has been teaching teaching earthquake-resistant building techniques in Guatemala.
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