Dr. Claudia Benitez-Nelson is the recipient of the Sulzman Award for Excellence in Education and Mentoring! This annual award is presented by the Biogeosciences Section of the American Geophysical Union.
Congratulations to Dr. Ryan Rykaczewski! His NSF proposal, "Collaborative Research: Climate Change and Upwelling - Comparative Analysis of Current & Future Responses of the California and Benguela Ecosystems, "has been funded ($149,947)!
Congratulations to Dr. Lori Ziolkowski! Her NSF proposal, "Bioavailability of Arctic Soil Carbon: Examining the Relationship Between Chemical Composition and Lability During the Holocene" has been funded ($331,872)!
We are thrilled to announce the establishment of the Richard C. Morris Marine Science Endowed Scholarship Fund! The fund will provide support for scholarships in the Marine Science Program.
Dr. Claudia Benitez-Nelson just received an NSF award ($362,164) for her project entitled "Collaborative Research: Isotopic Insights to Mercury in Marine Food Webs and How it Varies with Ocean Biogeochemistry"
Congratulations to MSCI professor George Voulgaris! He is to receive this year's USC Educational Foundation Research Award for Science, Mathematics and Engineering!
MSCI undergraduates Morgan Cunningham, Josh Helgoe, Suneil Iyer, Stephanie LaPlaca, Avery Lee, Kelly McCabe and Victoria Young win Magellan Scholars for Fall 2014!
MSCI alum Erin McParland received a NDSEG Fellowship!
MSCI undergraduate Riley Brady was awarded an Outstanding Student Presentation Award at the 2014 Ocean Sciences Meeting in Honolulu, Hawaii!
MSCI undergraduate Dan Utter received an Honorable Mention in the UDALL Competition this year!
MSCI undergraduates Riley Brady, Alicia Cheripka, Charlotte Eckmann, Chandler Green, Suneil Iyer, and Kelly McCabe have just won prestigious NOAA Hollings Scholarships! That's six MSCI majors, a new record!