In the middle of the college's financial fight stands an atmospheric research tower with an uncertain future.
Claudia Benitez-Nelson received the 2014 Sulzman Award for Excellence in Education and Mentoring at the 2014 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, held 15–19 December in San Francisco, Calif. The award is given for "significant contributions by a mid-career female scientist as a role model and mentor for the next generation of biogeoscientists."
To reduce the barriers for engagement and success in this essential scientific enterprise, the American Geophysical Union is working to build a more transparent culture around the awards and nomination process.
Studies show that increasing students' "sense of belonging" may help retain underrepresented minorities in geoscience fields. A few programs highlight successes.
Faculty from community colleges play increasingly important roles in promoting science, technology, engineering, and math. What can faculty from four-year colleges and universities do to collaborate?
Earth and space scientists in the news.
Three events for high school, undergraduate, and graduate students will occur at the 2014 AGU Fall Meeting.
The gender imbalance that exists in science is easily perpetuated and is harmful to our community as a whole.
Geoscientist designs female LEGO® toys
Skills for Networking and Communication Workshop; Madison, Wisconsin, 4–6 June 2012