The final theses are submitted to the Science and Engineering Library. The library would like the senior theses to follow the expectations set for graduate theses (see http://artsandsciences.virginia.edu.proxy.its.virginia.edu/gradschool/requirements/thesis_dissertation.html ) with some exceptions. Even these requirements are rather vague, so using an existing bound M.S. or Ph.D. thesis as a model is a good strategy. To summarize […]
Graduate Students Amy Grady and David Seekell have been awarded National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships for 2011-2014. These are extremely competitive and prestigious fellowships which cover tuition and stipend for their graduate work. Amy’s award is from the Geosciences division at NSF while David’s is from Ecology.
Study by prof. Hank Shugart and grad student Jacquelyn Shuman show Russian Boreal Forests Undergoing Vegetation Change
The Maury Prize is the most prestigious student award in the Department of Environmental Sciences. It is awarded to the most outstanding graduate or undergraduate student in the Department in any year. Note that it is not awarded if a suitable nominee is not available. Criteria for the prize include both accomplishment and potential. It […]
Bill Ruddiman’s research on the impact of methane on climate is highlighted on the Discovery Channel
Grad student Kim Holzer’s research was featured on the cover of the January 2011 issue of the journal, Estuaries and Coasts.