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Environmental Geoscience News

Dr. Filley to Lead Discovery Park's Center for the Environment as Interim Director
Effective July 1, Dr. Timothy Filley, professor of geochemistry and soil science in the Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences and the Department of Agronomy, will serve as the interim director of Discovery Park's Center for the Environment (C4E).

EAPS Graduate Student Awarded National Science Foundation Fellowship
First-year EAPS graduate student Alexandra Meyer has been awarded a fellowship from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for her outstanding academic achievements.

Study by Dr. Shepson finds potentially harmful effects of natural gas
Although burning natural gas is much cleaner than coal or oil, methane (which is mostly what natural gas consists of) has the potential to be even more damaging over the short term than coal or oil if it isn't handled properly, says Dr. Paul Shepson.

EAPS Graduate Student Awarded Fellowship from National Science Foundation
EAPS graduate student Wendell Walters has been awarded a fellowship from the National Science Foundation for his upcoming postdoctoral research.

Prof. Zhuang awarded for research
The University's annual Faculty Awards Convocation included recognition of Professor Qianlai Zhuang.


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