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The NASA MIRO Center for Advanced Measurements in Extreme Environments has undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral research opportunities available.
» Research Opportunities Announcement
» Postdoctoral Position Announcement

The Chemical Hydrology and Mass Spectrometry Lab has an opening for a doctoral student interested in soil sensor technology, soil physics, and soil chemistry.
» application

virtual graduation celebration
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Learn more about the Geoscience Pathways Program.

Geospatial Fellows Webinar Series

Mondays 4-5 pm
» past and upcoming seminars


Student News
news image Congratulations to STGS Field Camp Scholarship recipients Crystal Moreland, Alexis Sansing, and Deashia Williams
news image Congratulations to Justin Sharpe on receiving the STGS UTSA Chair Award
news image Geology MS graduate Rebecca Nunu received UTSA Graduate School’s Outstanding Thesis Award
news image Epsilon Omega Chapter of Sigma Gamma Epsilon (national honors society for Earth Sciences) approved and registered as an official student organization on campus
Faculty News
snow Stephen Ackley, Dr. Alberto Mestas-Nunez, and Dr. Hongjie Xie among those who signed the open letter from Texas climate scientists. » read more
Dr. Saugata Datta Dr. Saugata Datta talks about environmental regulation changes and studying the impacts to our ecosystem » read more
IWRSP water cycle Institute for Water Research, Sustainability and Policy to explore the resource’s impact on society » read more
Mars landscape NASA MIRO CAMEE hosts inaugural conference » read more
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UTSA Hosts First Earth Symposium Online
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