The University of Arizona

EarthWeek 2014

EarthWeek is an annual research symposium organized by graduate students from the six departments in the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences. The departments include Atmospheric Sciences, Geosciences, Hydrology and Water Resources, Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research, School of Natural and Renewable Resources and Soil, Water, and Environmental Science.

Graduate and undergraduate students will present talks and posters over the three-day conference, both during activities for their individual units and on Friday afternoon during the plenary sessions.

The plenary sessions on Friday, April 11, include an all-EarthWeek poster session at 12:30 p.m., a plenary oral session on the theme "Scaling the World," at 2 p.m., in which one student from each unit will present a talk on this topic in competition for prize money, and the 2014 keynote address by Marcia McNutt, editor-in-chief of "Science" and former director of the U.S. Geological Survey at 4 p.m.

April 8, 2014– April 11 2014, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Audience Size: 
Large (101-500)


Main Campus
Student Union Memorial Center, Grand Ballroom, 1303 E. University Blvd.
Tucson, AZ
United States

Contact Info & Links

School of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Contact Person: 
Mike Stovern
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Arizona Asian American Association's 20th Arizona Asian Festival
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Intramural Sports Registration Opens - Season C
Intramural Sports Registration Opens - Season D
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