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  • HAS Department and Hohai University Collaborate for New 3+2 Graduate Program in Hydrology

    Photo Martha PL Whitaker, Wen-hong Dai, Eric Betterton, and Guo-Yue Niu Agree MOU New 3+2 Degree Program
    Tuesday, August 13, 2019
    Photo: Dr. Martha Whitaker, HAS Associate Professor of Practice, Dr. Wen-hong Dai, Professor and Associate Director, The Institute of Hydraulics and River Engineering Research, Hohai University, Dr. Eric Betterton, HAS Distinguished Professor and Department Head, and Dr. Guo-Yue Niu, HAS Associate Professor, who helped facilitate the initial connection between UA HAS and Hohai University.  We have some very exciting news to share! The UA Department of Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences and The Institute of Hydraulics and River Engineering Research at Hohai University, Nanjing, have signed a M... Read More
  • Updated! Jennifer McIntosh Elected Fellow of the Geological Society of America

    Photo HAS Professor Jennifer McIntosh
    Tuesday, August 13, 2019
    Our warmest congratulations to HAS Professor Jennifer McIntosh who has been elected Fellow of the Geological Society of America! UPDATE: Jen's citation was published in the July 2019 issue of GSA Today: "Jennifer McIntosh is a recognized leader in the field of hydrogeochemistry. Her work has greatly advanced our knowledge of basin fluids (gas and water) and critical zone interactions. She has led multiple cross-disciplinary research teams, prepared her undergraduate and graduate students well, and performed outstanding service for our community." --- Anna Martini, Professor of Geology and Envi... Read More
  • HAS Scientist Kyle Rine Sheds Light on Dust in the Desert Biome During Kyoto University-UA Biosphere 2's Space Camp Week

    Photo Kyle Rine with UA-B2 Space Camp Participants in B2 Desert Biome (Photo: KOLD13 News)
    Monday, August 12, 2019
    HAS Scientist Kyle Rine talks with UA-B2 Space Camp participants in the desert biome of Biosphere 2 (Photo Credit: KOLD13 News) HAS Scientist Kyle Rine was among a multidisciplinary group of UA faculty and staff participating in a new Space Camp held last week at Biosphere 2 north of the UA Main Campus. HAS Distinguished Professor and Department Head Eric Betterton was also among the UA faculty who convened the six-day camp. The B2 Space Camp is a new collaboration between Kyoto University and the UA to help students gain insight into the importance of cooperative space exploration and the com... Read More
  • Neha Gupta Wins 2019 WateReuse Arizona Scholarship

    Photo Neha Gupta
    Monday, August 5, 2019
    Congratulations go out to HAS doctoral student, Neha Gupta, who recently won the WateReuse Arizona 2019 Scholarship! Neha received the $2,500 award last week in a formal ceremony at the WateReuse Arizona Annual Conference held in Flagstaff, Arizona. The mission of WateReuse Arizona is to promote the responsible stewardship of Arizona's water resources through education and advocacy for the best use of all water supplies. The purpose of the scholarship award is to encourage and support full-time students whose research focuses on wastewater reclamation, water reuse, and/or desalination and who... Read More
  • Congratulations to HAS Colleagues Named to 2019 AGU Honors List

    Photo 2019 AGU Honors Awardees Announced
    Thursday, August 1, 2019
    Congratulations to our HAS colleagues who have been named to the 2019 AGU Honors Lists in the Atmospheric Sciences and Paleoceanography/Paleoclimatology Sections! Dr. Francina Dominguez, HAS Designated Campus Colleague and former Assistant Professor, and Dr. Armin Sorooshian, HAS Joint Professor, both received the Atmospheric Sciences Section's Ascent Award which honors exceptional mid-career scientists in the fields of atmospheric and climate sciences. Dr. Valerie Trouet, Joint Associate Professor, received the Paleoceanography-Paleoclimatology Section's Willi Dansgaard Award which honors sci... Read More

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