Earth and Planetary Science
EPS Near-Surface Geochemistry and Geobiology

News and Awards

Jul 3, 2014
Three faculty will receive awards at the 2014 Fall AGU Meeting in San Francisco. Don DePaolo will receive the Hess Medal for "outstanding achievements in research on the constitution and evolution of... [Read more]
May 2, 2014
The American Philosophical Society has elected Professor Inez Fung to membership. The American Philosophical Society, the oldest learned society in the United States, was founded in 1743 by Benjamin... [Read more]
Apr 28, 2014
From the UC Berkeley News Center: By Public Affairs, UC Berkeley | April 23, 2014 Seven of UC Berkeley’s finest — including Chancellor Nicholas Dirks — have been elected to the American Academy of... [Read more]
Apr 22, 2014
Executive Vice Chancellor Claude M. Steele today announced that Mark Richards is stepping down as Executive Dean of the College of Letters and Science. Mark Richards has been Dean of Mathematical and... [Read more]
Apr 16, 2014
Student video presented at CalDay 2014! Created by Kaitlyn Kraybill, Jessica Kendall-Bar and Ocean Society of Berkeley.
Apr 9, 2014
U.S. News & World Report has named UC Berkeley's Earth and Planetary Science department as the best seismology and geophysics graduate department in the nation, ahead of six private schools (... [Read more]
Apr 1, 2014
We congratulate four new winners of the NSF Graduate Research Fellowships: Jake Edman, Jake Seeley, Courtney Sprain, and Marissa Tremblay. The National Science Foundation announced the winners of... [Read more]
Feb 4, 2014
UC Berkeley scientists will receive $4,900,000 over the next five years to study the nearly 10,000 square kilometer Eel River watershed in Northern California and how its vegetation, geology and... [Read more]
Nov 15, 2013
Climate scientist Professor Inez Fung visited Antarctica at the invitation of the National Science Foundation. Her blog details activities including... [Read more]
Jul 30, 2013
The American Geophysical Union (AGU) has announced that Professor Roland Burgmann is among its 2013 class of Fellows. This honor is bestowed upon members of the union who have made exceptional... [Read more]

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