Young awarded student research award

Nathan Young, Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Geological and Atmospheric Sciences, was awarded one of five Hydrogeology Division Student Research Awards at the recent Geological Society of America meeting in Denver.

L to R: Geology Ph.D. candidate Nathan Young and Bill Simpkins, chair of the Department of Geological and Atmospheric Sciences.

The Geological Society of America (GSA) is a global professional society that provides access to elements that are essential to the professional growth of earth scientists at all levels of expertise and from all sectors: academic, government, business, and industry. The Society unites thousands of earth scientists from every corner of the globe in a common purpose to study the mysteries of our planet (and beyond) and share scientific findings.