News & Events


  • Sue Kidwell at Center Stage

    May 21, 2020

    Prof. Susan Kidwell was recently interviewed by ACS Central Science's Central Stage series about her work in paleoecology. Congrats, Prof. Kidwell!

    You can find the interview here.

  • Archer Awarded for Undergraduate Teaching

    May 21, 2020

    Professor David Archer, long the face of the immensely popular PhySci course Gobal Warming: Understanding the Forecast, will receive this year's Llewellyn John and Harriet Manchester Quantrell Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching. This award is given to faculty in recognition of their success in educating and inspiring the undergraduates in the College, and is particularly meaningful as nominations come from the students themselves. Given his longstanding dedication to teaching and making science accessible to students, this award is very well deserved. Congratulations, Prof. Archer!

    You can find the online version of Global Warming here.

  • Megan Mansfield Awarded Harper Fellowship.

    May 20, 2020

    Graduate student Megan Mansfield has been awarded a William Rainey Harper Dissertation Fellowship for the 2020-2021 academic year by the PSD, awarded for significant achievement as the completion of her doctoral degree approaches. Megan's research is chiefly concerned with the observation and characterization of exoplanet atmospheres. Congratulations, Megan!