Dr. Curtis Williams is set to become the new NSF program director for EAR. He will be leaving for DC in September 2020.
Jennifer Middleton defended her PhD on Elemental fluxes to the seafloor: Pleistocene climate and submarine hydrothermal activity. She will go to Lamont Doherty on the prestigious Lamont prize postdoctoral fellowship.
Jonathan Tucker defended his Ph.D. on "A Portrait of Terrestrial Volatile Evolution from Mantle Noble Gases." He will go to the Department of Terrestrial Magnetism on a prize DCO Postdoctoral Fellowship.