3rd year PhD Candidate Andrew Canada recently received two student research grants to fund his Sr/Sr isotope analysis and summer field work! Andrew received grants from the Hugh McKinstry Fund of the Society of Economic Geologists Foundation and a Tobacco Root Geological Society Research grant for his dissertation research on the Eocene Elko fluvial-lacustrine basin in northeastern Nevada. Congrats Andrew!
Check out Eric's *nearly* completed senior thesis research on hydrogen fractionation between volcanic glass and soil water based on samples of Quaternary ashes from across the northwest. We're pioneers!
Mark your calendars for a great talk at this week's Elko GSNV Meeting!
1st year PhD student Emily White is now a National Science Foundation Graduate Fellow! The fellowship supports Emily's tuition and stipend for three years while she continues her research on Andean uplift history and basin evolution in southern Peru. Salud Emily!