Earth and Planetary Science
EPS Near-Surface Geochemistry and Geobiology

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Professor Hal Helgeson
The Urey Medal is awarded every year to outstanding senior scientists for their life-long contribution to geochemistry.
Professor Kristie Boering received the Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award from the Dreyfus Foundation for outstanding research and teaching in the \"chemical sciences\" by young faculty.
Roland Burgmann
This prize is awarded to Roland Burgmann for his outstanding contributions to research and scholarship. Through his research work on earthquakes and crustal motions with the help of...
Paul Renne
This award is given annually by the Volcanology, Geochemistry and Petrology section of the AGU recognize outstanding contributions to volcanology, geochemistry, or petrology.
Lynn Ingram
The Educational Initiatives Award is an award presented annually to a department or unit on the Berkeley campus in recognition of distinctive contributions to undergraduate education....
Walter Alvarez with Siena Professor and former Berkeley Postdoctoral Fellow Enrico Tavarnelli, at the ceremony in Siena
Siena is a wonderfully preserved medieval city with a University dating back to the 13th Century, and the ceremony was befitting of that surrounding, beginning with a fanfare by four long...
Bill Berry
Five years ago UC Berkeley began cleaning up industrial waste that a previous property owner had deposited in Stege Marsh, a tidal marsh located between Point Isabel and the Richmond Marina...