Behzad Ghanbarian '14 will receive the Donald L. Turcotte award from the American Geophysical Union for his dissertation on the physical and hydraulic properties of rocks and soils.
Earth & Environmental Sciences Department News
Sep 11, 2015
Attack on white fringetree by emerald ash borer likely to be widespread, says Wright State researcher
Jul 21, 2015
Wright State biology professor Don Cipollini suggests use of white fringetree by emerald ash borer is likely to be widespread and that the beetle may move to close relatives.
Jul 13, 2015
Wright State student Tyler Heneghan explores the past through field work at the Fort Ancient Earthworks and an internship with the Dayton Society of Natural History and SunWatch Indian Village.
Apr 15, 2015
Excerpt We all know that the Gem City is beautiful on the surface, but have you ever wondered what’s below us? We talked with David Schmidt, director of undergraduate programs in the Department of Earth and Environmental Science at Wright …
Apr 15, 2015
Excerpt California’s long-running drought made national headlines earlier this month when Gov. Jerry Brown announced sharp reductions in water use that will affect everyone in the state. While we here in the Midwest aren’t as worried today about water use, …
Mar 27, 2015
Wright State students can celebrate the Iranian New Year during a coffee hour hosted by the University Center of International Education on March 27.
Mar 25, 2015
Wright State’s David Schmidt finds welcoming audience for research on how geology has influenced the Dayton region’s history.
Mar 19, 2015
Graduate environmental science student Alison Agather will measure mercury levels in the Arctic Ocean as part of an international expedition.
Mar 16, 2015
Wright State grad student Dan Baker manages emergency plans for the Toledo-Lucas County Health Department, coordinating response in a region that includes half a million people, Lake Erie and a nuclear power plant.
Mar 11, 2015
Wright State alumna and middle school teacher Beverly Stambaugh is working with the National Science Foundation as an Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellow.