Community College professors from Texas, Florida, Tennessee, New York, and Washington participated in a field trip on the Raritan River. Drs. Glenn, Taghon, and Chant as well as TA and graduate student Aboozar Tabatabai, hosted the field experience to exchange ideas about effective teaching practices with undergraduate students. Drs. Kohut and Bidle (not pictured) also worked with the group to discuss teaching with data and integrating research into the classroom.
Left to Right: Jack McSweeney (Ph.D Candiate), Elias Hunter (Technician extraordinaire), Bob Chant, Peter Shipton (RU- SEBS 2008) and Hank Statscewich (MS Rutgers DMCS, 2002) after dye injection (see background) in the Arctic’s Chukchi Sea as part of a Bureau of Ocean Energy Management funding project (BOEM) with collaborators from the University of Alaska Fairbanks.
Liz Sikes and former IMCS post-doc Hilairy Hartnett are the newly selected Chair-elect and Secretary of the Organic Geochemistry Division of the Geochemical Society. They recently attended the Goldschmidt 2014 Conference in Sacramento to take up their duties.
Rutgers reps Drs. Schofield, Glenn, Kohut, Ferraro, Lichtenwalner, Hunter-Thomson and McDonnell partnered with the Lawrence Hall of Science at UC Berkeley to create a middle school level curriculum on climate change Read More...
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