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UGA Geology Graduate Student, Laura Fackrell, was awarded a summer internship with NASA’s John Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory.  Laura will be working on the project “Mapping Minerals in Margartifiter Terra, Mars”.  In particular, she will be performing…


It isn't hard to find Margaret Bolton when walking through the geography-geology building. All you have to do is follow the sound of cheery conversation.  

UGA Geology student, Sage Maher, won first place in the 2016 Southeast Regional Collegiate Soil Judging Contest. Sage won by a margin of more than twenty points, which is a record for the competition!

A prestigious, carved plaque and bragging rights are the first place prizes. 

Six geology-related majors have been selected to receive the UGA Center for Undergraduate Research Opportunities (CURO) Research Assistantships in the amount of $1000 each.  The recipients and their respective topics are: 1) Zaak Hinz “Exceptional preservation of Cambrian biota within siliceous…


See the article on Page 46 in the December 2016 issue of the Georgia Magazine.

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