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  • New Earth, Marine and Environmental Sciences Department: EMES Launched

      The departments of geological sciences and marine sciences, together with the UNC Institute of Marine Sciences, will merge into a single academic unit within the College of Arts & Sciences on July 1, becoming the new department of earth, … Continued

  • Research Highlight: Sound and the COVID-19 Shutdown

    (Los Angeles Daily News, Photo by Gene Blevins/Contributing photographer)   A new study has been published in the Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, written by Elijah Bird, a UNC junior mathematics and geological sciences double major. Co-authors include … Continued

  • NC Science and Technology Policy Fellowship: Deadline March 23

    Applications are now due March 23 at 5:00 p.m. North Carolina Sea Grant is accepting applications for theĀ 2021-22 NC STEM Policy Fellowship. Graduate students trained at North Carolina institutions of higher education will be placed into high-level state government offices … Continued

  • Xiaoming Liu Featured in Endeavors Magazine

    Assistant Professor of Geochemistry, Xiaoming Liu, has research featured in UNC’s Endeavors magazine. The feature explores Liu’s general research of how chemical weathering influences climate and and the evolution of the planet. To read the feature, click here. To access … Continued