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In memoriam: Harry Parker, Harvard AM in Geology (1969)

March 18, 2021

Harry McDougal Parker passed away on 19 December, 2019, as a result of complications arising from melanoma cancer. Harry is survived by his wife Susan Kemper Parker, daughter Meg, son Winthrop, and six grand-daughters.

Harry was born in New York on 7 February, 1946. He spent his youth in the outdoors while his father worked for the US National Park Service as a ranger and naturalist. Harry graduated from St Andrews High School, Middletown, Delaware in 1964. The school is best known for its portrayal in the film “Dead Poet’s Society”. His first degree was a B.Sc (honors)...

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Exploring Fields of Study - Learn about Earth and Planetary Sciences and Undergraduate Research

March 2, 2021

As part of the “Exploring Fields of Study” event hosted by the College, we are hosting an event for prospective students on Tuesday, March 2nd at 5:00 pm ET. We would love to have you there to help talk about your experience in EPS, ask questions about EPS, or just be a friendly face on Zoom. As an added bonus, the GeoSoc (the EPS undergraduate society) will be hosting a panel event about research from 5:30-6:30. Feel free to invite friends. The event details are on the...

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EPS Teaching Awards

December 7, 2020
As is our tradition in EPS, the winners of the 2019-20 EPS Teaching Award were announced at the EPS Holiday Party (remote by zoom this year). They are Sophie Coulson who won the award for her TF and Head TF positions in EPS 10, A Brief History of the Earth in the Spring 2020 term, Camille Hankel who won the award for her TF position in AM 120, Applied Linear Algebra and Big Data in the Spring 2020 term, and Hannah Nesser who won the award for her TF position in EPS 133, Atmospheric Chemistry ... Read more about EPS Teaching Awards
EPS-ESE Recruitment Event

EPS-ESE Recruitment Event

October 26, 2020

Are you interested in?

Climate Change and pollution, space missions and planetary science, the history of Earth's surface and oceans or computer modeling, statistics, labwork, or fieldwork?

Join us for networking and discussion about environmental science and engineering and earth and planetary science.

Resources about internships, undergraduate research, and graduate applications will be shared.

This program is designed for those that hold membership in an underrpresented and/or historically minoritized group in STEM.

Persons with...

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