Earth Science News Archives

On 24 April 2017, the Ottawa Citizen featured an very interesting article, written by Tom Spears, on a potential major earthquake hitting Ottawa and how society prepares for it.  

The article features comments from an alumna of our department, Kate Ploeger (M.Sc. 2008, co-supervised by Dr. Gail Atkison and Dr....

Posted On: Thursday, April 27, 2017

Dr. Richard Ernst (right) at Target 2017 with with Dr. Cam McCuaig,  Principal Geoscientist, Geoscience Center of Excellence, BHP Billiton

Dr. Richard Ernst (right) at ...

Posted On: Thursday, April 27, 2017

At the Lunar and Planetary Science Conference in The Woodlands, Texas

From left to right: Dr. Richard Ernst, Erin Bethell, Calder Patterson and Jamie Graff


by Scientist in Residence Dr. Richard Ernst 


Last week, our...

Posted On: Monday, March 27, 2017

Professor Claudia Schröder-Adams was awarded the Mercator Fellowship from the German Research Foundation for her collaborative Arctic research.  She will join the Goethe University, Frankfurt for three months to pursue her research and co-lead an international field excursion to southern France.

Posted On: Friday, March 17, 2017

The proud OCGC team. From left to right: Curran Wearmouth, Stephanie Roussel, Dylan Cochrane, Matthew Braun and Tyler Billington.

The proud OCGC team. From left to right: Curran Wearmouth, Stephanie...

Posted On: Wednesday, March 15, 2017