Earth Science News Archives

The third edition of “Natural Disasters – Canadian Edition”, co-authored by Dr. Patrick Abbott and Dr. Claire Samson and published by McGrawHill Ryerson, is now available. The book...

Posted On: Monday, April 27, 2015

The Department of Earth Sciences is thrilled to announce that Mr. Joshuah Forrester is the recipient of the first annual GAC®-PDAC Logan Student Prize at Carleton University. He received the award this afternoon at the conclusion of ...

Posted On: Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Professor Claire Samson is featured in a video (en français) to encourage young women to choose careers in science and engineering.

The video has been sponsored by the NSERC Chair for Women in Science and...

Posted On: Monday, April 6, 2015

Ph.D. student Nawaf Nasser is on a roll! He received the award for "Best Oral Presentation" in Environmental Geology at the Advances in Earth Science Research Conference (AESRC) held this past weekend at Queen's University in Kingston. His presentation was...

Posted On: Wednesday, April 1, 2015

The 2015 Ottawa-Carleton Student Northern Research Symposium was a huge success, particularly for two graduate students in Professor Tim Patterson's group. Ph.D. candidates Andrew Macumber and Nawaf Nasser won the only two awards available for best presentation. Their talks were entitled:

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Posted On: Tuesday, March 17, 2015