STORIES

Picabo Fraas: Exclusion and Erasure in the Earth Sciences

MA student Picabo Fraas gave an invited talk on exclusion and erasure in the earth sciences for the College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmostpheric Sciences (CEOAS). Fraas’s talk was part of CEOAS’ ‘Unpacking Diversity‘ series aimed at highlighting issues of social justice, diversity, and inclusivity in higher education. We are a group of graduate students […]

Conducting Research from Afar: Theses and Dissertations in the Era of COVID-19

Conducting Research from Afar: Theses and Dissertations in the Era of COVID-19 The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in closed archives, restricted travel, and research projects abandoned or stalled. Nevertheless, the History and Philosophy of Science cohort continues to try and conduct research in any way possible from the quarantine and safety of our own […]

Grad Student Travels Spotlight: Miriam Lipton in Nizhny Novgorod

With travel restrictions still in place due to Covid-19, few students will be able to leave the U.S. for research purposes this summer. With that in mind, we wanted to highlight some past travel experiences in an effort to boost morale and keep our motivation high for when we are able to travel once again. […]