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GEOSCIENCE DEPARTMENT NEWS

Diving Deep into Wind Chill

A recent article in the Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology by an HWS student/faculty research team examines wind chill across North America during the past four decades. The article,…
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Ott ’17 Steers Product to Market at Unilever

Photos for student prospectus for his office of admissionsTwo years ago, while studying abroad in Denmark, Emily Ott ’17 was taking a sustainable development course and encountered a case study detailing Unilever’s goal of improving the health of…
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Alums Forecast Weather for Insurance Industry

Geoscience graduates Elliott Morrill ’15 and Pamela Eck ’15 are putting their passion and knowledge for meteorology to work in the insurance sector helping to forecast the likelihood of weather…
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Bird Migration the Focus of Faculty-Student Research Project

Geoscience Prof. Laird and student Augusta Williams ’13 are studying how bird migration patterns affect what appears on weather radar systems. They’ll be heading to Utah on Dec. 15 to begin an on-site study.The migration patterns of eared grebes, a type of waterfowl, are the focus of an article co-written by Professor of Geoscience Neil Laird and Augusta Williams ’13, published in the…
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Students Gain Cultural and Field Research Experience in Queensland

Queensland_5Students on the HWS Queensland study abroad program are exploring the ecology and culture unique to eastern Australia. Based at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, the program integrates lectures…
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