U.S. AND THE WORLD
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News about the California drought from USGS
NOAA completes weather and climate supercomputer upgrades
Jason-3 reaches orbit, will monitor global sea-level rise, hurricane intensity
Study: Normal Weather Drives Salt Marsh Erosion
Highest Peak in North America to be Surveyed. The last survey of Mt. McKinley was in 1953.
UNESCO asks Canada to check impact of oil sands projects on national park
Top 10 highest-paying college majors
(Numbers 1 and 10 are geological!)
What's Happening (Department)
Scholarship application form. Everyone should apply for scholarships administered by the Department. Your professors want to award you scholarships but we need to know if you want them.
Travel application form. Going to a scientific conference? Presenting a paper? Volunteering? First time at a conference? The department can help for your expenses. Fill out and print this simple pdf form to let us know of your needs. Submit it to Lisa in room 209.