Faculty Notes

Geophysics

Markes E. Johnson: Co-editor of Volume on the Geology and Ecology of Mexico's Gulf of California

A new release from the University of Arizona Press under the title “Atlas of Coastal Ecosystems in the Western Gulf of California: Tracking Limestone Deposits on the Margin of a Young Sea” was co-edited by Markes Johnson (Geosciences Department) and Jorge Ledesma-Vázquez (Univ. Autonoma de Baja California).  The pair have collaborated since 1990, taking advantage more »

Reinhard A. Wobus: Editor of Autobiography of T. Nelson Dale

Nov. 8, 2009  Reinhard A. Wobus, the Edna McConnell Clark Professor of Geosciences, is editor of the autobiography of T. Nelson Dale  who taught geology at Williams from 1893 to 1901 and was a prominent geologist with the U.S. Geological Survey for 40 years (1880-1920).  The book was published by the Connecticut  Academy of Arts more »