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New cohort of freshmen - 19 students in total - join the BURECS program.

BURECS Undergaduate students -Emelia Chamberlain, Natalie Robinson, & Daniel Rybarczyk - selected to travel to Antarctica for fieldwork in Fall 2015

Dr. Sean Mackay successfully defends dissertation and will pursue a post-doctoral fellowship at Princeton University.

HHMI students begin summer internships

Audrey Yau, Michael Bender (Princeton), David Marchant, and Sean Mackay publishe article in Quaternary Geochronology

PhD student Andrew Christ awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

PhD candidate Sean Mackay's research featured on EOS, Earth & Space Sciences News Research Spotlight

BU Antarctic Research Group featured in BU Research Article "The Search for Ancient Ice"


PhD candidate Sean Mackay publishes article in the Journal of Geophysical Research

David Marchant featured in "Bold Experiments: HHMI Bulletin Fall 2014"

BUARG offering new climate science seminar through HHMI program

PhD student Andrew Christ publishes paper in GSA Bulletin

BUARG field camp released in Google StreetView

David Marchant co-authors Icarus paper

Alistair Hayden successfully defends Masters; will pursue PhD at CalTech

David Marchant named Howard Hughes Medical Institute professor, receives $1 million to support undergraduate research on climate change

David Marchant elected to National Research Council Committee on Antarctic Research

David Marchant appointed chair of science oversight committe at the Polar Geospatial Center

PhD student Andrew Christ awarded NSF GK12 Fellowship

David Marchant co-authors paper in Planetary and Space Science

David Marchant co-authors paper in Icarus


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