News & Events

UH Team Wins World Finals of 2017 AAPG Imperial Barrel Award Competition
Twelve teams participated in the finals.
April 17, 2017

Geology Ph.D. Student Wins First Place in Student Poster Competition at 2017 AAPG Annual Convention
Poster covered study of deepwater petroleum potential of the Amazon Delta of offshore Brazil.
April 17, 2017

Department Expands Hands-On Learning at the Geoscience Learning Center
Augmented reality sandbox and river geomorphology added.
April 12, 2017

EAS Researcher Returns from Meteorite Expedition to Antarctica
Team recovered 219 meteorites.
April 10, 2017

Two UH Ph.D. Students Awarded AAPG Grants-in-Aid
Grants awarded to EAS department by American Association of Petroleum Geologists.
March 31, 2017

UH Team Wins Gulf Coast Section 2017 AAPG Imperial Barrel Award Competition
UH last won in 2007, has been four-time, top three finisher.
March 21, 2017

EAS Department Ranked 64 in U.S. by US News and World Report
Fifth consecutive year with number 64 ranking.
March 14, 2017

Undergraduate Awarded for Student Poster Presentation at Conference on Passive Margins
Annual conference held at Rice University.
February 28, 2017


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