Storms in the Canadian Arctic are washing away increasing amounts of coastal permafrost – frozen ground – which is exposed when sea ice melts during the summer.
Dr Steve Brusatte has been awarded with the ‘Clough Memorial Award’ by the Clough Committee of the Edinburgh Geological Society.
Congratulations to DTP student Sarah Donoghue who has been selected to perform her 3MT presentation at the University Final on the 27th June.
PhD Student Jonathan Singh wins Award of Merit for Best Student Paper at the recent Society of Exploration Geophysicists annual meeting which took place in Anaheim, California in October.
Akinori Suganuma, year 2 Geology (BSc) has been awarded a grant from the Laidlaw-Hall Trust to travel to Australia to sample some enigmatic volcanic rocks in eastern Australia.
He has also been invited to join a research dredging programme to the Tasmantid seamounts.
The students are taking part in one-to-one sessions to help pupils attain the grades they need to go to university.
Tutoring sessions, which began in March, also help pupils achieve exam results that will enable them to enter the world of work.