You are browsing the archive for AGU Fall Meeting Archives - GeoEd Trek.

December 20, 2016

Dr. G’s #AGU16 Spotlight – Marcia McNutt and Convergence in the Geosciences

Dr. G's #AGU16 Spotlight - Marcia McNutt and Convergence in the Geosciences

“Convergence” is defined as the integration of engineering, physical sciences, computation, and life sciences in order to bring about profound benefits for health, energy, and environment… It is time for the geosciences to embrace convergence, as our future depends upon it.

Read More >>


December 13, 2016

Dr. G’s #AGU16 Spotlight – Prince Albert II of Monaco

Dr. G's #AGU16 Spotlight - Prince Albert II of Monaco

Prince Albert II of Monaco voiced his concerns about human impacts on the planet, but shared that it is not too late to act to save our global ocean and to generate planetary stability

Read More >>


December 24, 2015

Dr. G’s #AGU15 Spotlight – Mentoring at the Fall Meeting

Dr. G’s #AGU15 Spotlight – Mentoring at the Fall Meeting

AGU piloted two new mentoring programs at the 2015 Fall Meeting – one for undergraduate students, one for those interested in science communication. I had the opportunity to participate as a mentor in both programs, and I encourage others t consider doing the same at AGU 2015 (and all year-round!).

Read More >>


December 17, 2015

Dr. G’s #AGU15 Spotlight – Ignite@AGU

Dr. G’s #AGU15 Spotlight – Ignite@AGU

“An evening of insightful and entertaining five-minute presentations by Earth and space scientists!”

Read More >>


December 15, 2015

Dr. G’s #AGU15 Spotlight – XPRIZE for hydrography

Dr. G’s #AGU15 Spotlight – XPRIZE for hydrography

HUGE announcement at #AGU15 today – the XPRIZE leaders announced their latest challenge, and it relates to mapping our ocean floor!

Read More >>


December 14, 2015

Dr. G’s #AGU15 Spotlight – Heads and Chairs Workshop

Dr. G’s #AGU15 Spotlight – Heads and Chairs Workshop

My first post from #AGU15 – a day at the Heads and Chairs Workshop (and what I learned, even though I’m not yet a department chair)

Read More >>