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News & Spotlights

SEOE Student Spotlight - Heather Roman-Stork

Heather defended her PhD dissertation on September 25, 2020 and will soon be joining Global Science and Technology (GST) as a contract Ocean Scientist for NOAA's Center for Satellite Applications and Research (STAR) within the Satellite Oceanography and Climatology Division (SOCD) in the Laboratory for Satellite Altimetry in College Park, MD.

Program Spotlight - JUSTICE THEMESTER

The College of Arts and Sciences Inaugural Theme Semester on Justice is a showcase for ongoing SEOE faculty focus on inequality and the environment.

Dr. Barra brings environmental justice study to South Carolina

SEOE professor explores justice of climate change and public policy

SEOE End of Semester Kudos!

Congratulations to everyone associated with the SEOE for surviving the strangest semester ever! Catch up on what's happening

2020 Undergraduate Student Awards

A huge congratulations to all of our SEOE Undergraduate award winners in a year unlike any other.

New Boat for Baruch Lab

The Baruch Institute plans to purchase a new research vessel for the Baruch Fleet.

2020 Graduate Student Awards

Our 2020 Graduate student awards recognizing excellence in MS and PhD research, teaching and excellence in scientific presentations

SEOE March Kudos

Awards, Grants and Fellowships awarded the first quarter of 2020

2020 F. John Vernberg Bicentennial Fellowship Awards

The Belle W. Baruch Institute for Marine and Coastal Sciences is pleased to announce the 2020 recipients of the F. John Vernberg Bicentennial Fellowship Awards

Dr. Morris predicts explosion in coronavirus cases as SC braces for more patients

UofSC's Dr. James Morris says thousands of new cases of the coronavirus could hit the state by early next month

2019 End of Semester Kudos!

The end of another semester is here and we have lots of good news!

May 2019 - Kudos for Recent Awards

End of semester kudos to our Faculty and Students who have received awards and grants

6 SEOE Students Named NOAA Hollings Scholars

Six rising juniors at the University of South Carolina have been chosen as 2019 Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholars.

SEOE Student Named 2018 Truman Finalist

Marine Science Junior Casey Brayton has been named a Truman Scholar Finalist

2017 Environmental Stewardship Award Nominations Due

Let's welcome spring with enthusiasm and celebrate our fellow colleagues who have made a positive impact on the Environment!

Good News from The Baruch Insititute

Several SEOE professors receive funding for research.

SEOE Graduate Student Awards Day Winners

SEOE Graduate Student Awards Day Winners February 24, 2017

Lori Ziolkowski's antarctic blog mentioned in UofSC Today

@UofSC article titled, "Mass communication: Professors find wider audience with blogging"

AAAS member focus on Claudia Benitez-Nelson

Way to go Claudia!

Call for Nominations for the 2017 Harris Pastides and Patricia Moore‐Pastides Student Sustainability Award

Apply now!

Doctoral student, Susie Boote, receives an Outstanding Student Paper Award for poster

AGU Fall meeting in December 2016

SEOE's 2017 Breakthrough Stars

Congratulations to Dr. Jessica Barnes, Dr. Lori Ziolkowski and graduate student Yuan Shen

Asst. Prof. Lori Ziolkowski received a Baillet LaTour / International Polar Foundation Fellowship

Asst. Prof. Lori Ziolkowski received a Baillet LaTour / International Polar Foundation Fellowship.

More Good News from The Baruch Insititute

Dr. Morris' project receives funding from Louisiana State University/NOAA.

MSCI student, Jory Fleming, receives Rhodes Scholarship

University of South Carolina senior Jory Fleming has been named one of the 32 winners of the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship.


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