DR. REECE RECEIVES DEAN'S DISTINGUISHED ACHIEVEMENT AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN TEACHING
January 13, 2022
Dr. Reece receives the 2021 Dean's Distinguished Achievement Award for Excellence in Teaching from the College of Geosciences. Pictured are Dean Thomas with Dr. Reece.
Photo credit: Daniela Weaver Photography
REECE'S RESEARCH GROUP ATTENDS AGU FALL MEETING
December 16, 2021
Dr. Reece, Dr. Cardona, Dr. Mills, and Wyatt Scott attend the American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting 2021 in New Orleans. Shown are a group picture in front of the large Christmas tree in New Orleans as well as Tanner and Wyatt presenting their research posters.
TANNER GRADUATES WITH HIS PHD DEGREE FROM TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY
December 11, 2021
Congratulations to Tanner!! He graduated from Texas A&M University with his Ph.D. degree. His dissertation is entitled "Interactions between microorganisms and clay-rich sediments during early burial and diagenesis".
DR. REECE SELECTED AS CO-CHIEF FOR IODP EXPEDITION 393 TO THE SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN (JUNE - AUGUST 2022)
November 12, 2021
Dr. Reece was selected as co-chief, along with Dr. Damon Teagle, for International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP) Expedition 393 to the South Atlantic Ocean. For details, please visit the IODP website.
SEBASTIAN JOINS THE GROUP AS POSTDOCTORAL FELLOW
June 21, 2021
Dr. Sebastian Cardona will be joining the Reece Sediment Mechanics group as 2021 Geoscience Future Faculty Postdoctoral Research Associate Fellow on September 1st.
WYATT JOINS THE GROUP AS M.S. STUDENT
August 19, 2020
Our undergraduate student Wyatt Scott, who performed research in the Sediment Mechanics Lab, got admitted to the graduate program in Geology & Geophysics. For his M.S. research, he is going to work on the NSF funded research on how microfossils can potentially weaken ocean sediments and cause submarine landslides.
April 20, 2020
Dr. Reece received this prestigious 5 year award to study how microfossils can weaken ocean sediments and precondition continental slopes for submarine failure. This project will also provide high-impact learning experiences to high school and college students. Click here for the article.
December 16, 2019
Michael Martinez graduated with his B.S. degree in Geology and was featured in the College's News about his success, which he attributes to the faculty and high impact learning experiences. Click here for the article.
DR. REECE RECEIVES MONTAGUE - CENTER FOR TEACHING EXCELLENCE AWARD
November 5, 2019
The award was given out at the Awards Luncheon. In the picture are Dr. Michael Young (TAMU president), Dr. Blanca Lupiani (Dean of Faculties & Associate Vice Provost), and Dr. Debra Fowler (Director for the Center for Teaching Excellence).
UNDERGRADS ATTENDED FIELD CAMP
Wyatt, Schuyler, and Michael (left to right) attended field camp (GEOL 350) in Montana from May 11 through May 31, 2019.
DR. REECE GIVES GEOLOGY LECTURE AT SOUTHWESTERN OREGON COMMUNITY COLLEGE
April 13, 2019
As part of the IODP Discovery Lecture Series, Dr. Reece gave a talk to the Southwestern Oregon community. It was attended by 125 people and live streamed. The talk can be watched under this link. She gave a second talk focused on geosciences as a STEM career, how she got into this field, and the IODP program. The STEM talk is available here.
GROUP ATTENDS GSA
Tanner Mills and Dennis Mmasa present their research at GSA Fall 2017 Meeting in Seattle, WA
TRAVIS AT GSA SOUTH-CENTRAL SECTION
March 13, 2017
Travis Shackleton presents at GSA South Central Section in San Antonio in March 2017