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Student Spotlight: Hannah Phelps

Friday, February 14, 2020

Hannah Phelps is a sophmore in the department of Environmental and Ocean Sciences with a passion for sustainability. She started a new blog with a fri…

Roger Pace Picking Citrus Fruit

Harvesting Stories: Roger Pace

Thursday, February 13, 2020

After 35 years at USD, Professor of Communication Studies Roger Pace has seen potential in unsure first-year students and watched them become confiden…

Justin Chung holding a camera

Starting to Click: Justin Chung

Thursday, February 13, 2020

It’s a career with a trajectory that resembles a comet streaking through the sky, but that arc makes perfect sense when you see Justin Chung&rsq…

Stokes Group

Seminar: Dr. Ben Stokes, UC Merced

Monday, February 3, 2020

Please join us Thursday, February 6 at 12:15 p.m. in SCST 133 for the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry's first seminar of the Spring 2020 …

Bennett Poiset

Bennett Poiset Conducts Research at CUTA Lab

Friday, December 13, 2019

Psychology junior Bennett Poisett assists with research at the SDSU Center for Understanding and Treating Anxiety (CUTA). At CUTA, Bennett studies Ev…

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Alumni Spotlight: Anai Novoa

Friday, November 8, 2019

Anai Novoa graduated from USD with a MS in Marine Science in 2015 and is now getting her PhD at Scripps Institution of Oceanography! Check out this c…

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Student Spotlight: Annabel Gong

Monday, November 4, 2019

EOSC Senior Annabel Gong got to present their research on the bivalve community of Mission Bay at this year's SACNAS Conference in Honolulu, Hawai'i. …

Mojdeh Motamedi

Get to Know Your Professor: Mojdeh Motamedi

Friday, November 1, 2019

Dr. Motamedi is lending her expertise and teaching Behavior Disorders of Childhood (PSYC 354) this Fall 2019 for the Department of Psychological Scien…

The Halogenator

Seminar: Dr. Christopher Vanderwal, UC Irvine

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Please join us Thursday, December 5 at 12:15 p.m. in SCST 133 for the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry's final seminar of the Fall 2019 se…

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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. …

Dr. Marco Bisoffi

Seminar: Dr. Marco Bisoffi, Chapman

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Please join us Thursday, November 14 at 12:15 p.m. in SCST 133 for the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry's third seminar of the Fall 2019 s…

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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