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Seminar: Dr. James Bolender, USD

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Please join us for the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry's first seminar of the Fall 2019 semester! Refreshments will be provided. …

Psychological Sciences: Study Abroad Courses

Friday, September 20, 2019

The University of San Diego's Study Abroad Program allows undergraduate students to live and study in a multitude of different countries, whether it…

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Alumni Spotlight: Nicholas Osgood

Friday, September 6, 2019

What year did you graduate and with what Major/Minor? I was a double major with a BA in Environmental Studies and Political Science. I graduated in…

Frontiers in Soft Matter and Macromolecular Networks

Third Annual Soft Matter Symposium

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

We are excited to announce that the third annual Frontiers in Soft Matter and Macromolecular Networks symposium, co-hosted by the departments of Chemi…

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Alumni Spotlight: Taylor Simpkins

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

One of USD Environmental and Ocean Sciences Department's outstanding alumni, Taylor Simpkins, who completed her Bachelors in Marine Science in 2013, i…

Cyprid species identified from plankton samples. (A) Pollicipes polymerus. (B) Chthamalus fissus. (C) Balanus glandula. (D) Tetraclita rubescens. (E) Balanus trigonus. (F) Megabalanus rosa. (G–J) four

Alumni Spotlight: Malloree Hagerty

Monday, July 1, 2019

We are proud to announce a new paper published today by recent EOSC alum Malloree Hagerty! Malloree received her Masters of Science in Marine Science …

Distribution patterns of the Asian-African-Australian monsoon regions (green) and arid regions (yellow) in five geological periods during the Cenozoic. (a) mid-Paleocene (~60Ma); (b) late-Eocene (~40M

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Zhi-Yong Yin

Thursday, June 20, 2019

USD professor in Environmental and Ocean Sciences Dr. Zhi-Yong Yin (AKA John Yin) collaborates with scientists from across the globe to study the hist…

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Student Spotlight: Alicia Kelley

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Alicia Kelley is an environmental and ocean sciences major (Environmental Science Pathway) who is currently studying uranium concentrations in groundw…

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Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Drew Talley

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

We are proud to announce Environmental and Ocean Sciences professor Drew Talley, PhD, has been awarded Faculty Mentor of the Year by the TRIO McNair S…

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Speaker: Dr. Cassandra Reese, April 12

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Please join us Friday, April 12 at 3 p.m. in SCST 133 for a talk by Cassandra Reese, Ph.D. An almumna of the department of chemistry & biochemistr…

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Alumni Spotlight: Tyler Barnes

Monday, March 25, 2019

What year did you graduate and with what Major/Minor? I graduated in 2015 with a BA in Environmental Studies. What is your hometown? San Diego Whe…

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Speaker: Dr. Keith Kuwata, March 21

Monday, March 18, 2019

Please Join the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry for a talk by Keith Kuwata, Ph.D., Chair of the Macalester College Chemistry Department. …

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Alumni Spotlight: Laura Schwebel

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

After graduating with her Masters of Science in July 2017, USD alumn Laura Schewebel was awarded the prestigious California Sea Grant State Fellowship…

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