News

Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Congratulations to Sonya Dyhrman for being named a SCOPE Investigator in the new Simons Foundation program in ocean sciences. The award comes with three years of funding that Professor Dyhrman’s research group will use to investigate the role of key functional groups of cyanobacteria and microalgae in the ecosystem structure and biogeochemistry of the North Pacific Subtropical Gyre.
Thursday, August 28, 2014

Tuesday, June 3, 2014


Please join us in congratulating five of our current graduate students and three of our incoming graduate students for being named recipients of NSF Graduate Research Fellowships. 

Monday, June 2, 2014

Fifteen department seniors presented their senior theses at the twelfth Annual Senior Thesis Poster Session held in the Diana Center on the Barnard campus from 4:30 – 6:30 on Thursday April 24th. Each gave a one-minute introduction to their topic, followed by a poster presentation period and reception. As has become tradition, DEES students and faculty enjoyed a dinner out together following the poster presentation.