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These stories offer a glimpse of the many ways in which faculty and students are addressing some of today's greatest challenges in the Earth and environmental sciences.

ERE Student Awards 2013 Announced
Submitted on Jun 6 2013


Awards are given out each year to ERE Students in three categories. The Henry J. Ramey, Jr. Fellowship Award recognizes the most prominent research student in the department. Frank G. Miller Fellowship Award recognizes the top student each quarter in course performance. It is awarded three times each year to a student selected on grade performance and research productivity from the preceding quarter. The William H. Brigham Memorial Award recognizes a student, or a staff member, who contributes their time generously to improve the lives of others. It is an award for department citizenship.

Two ERE students win Centennial Teaching Assistant Award 2013!
Submitted on Jun 5 2013

2013 Centennial AwardAbdulrahman Manea and Sumeet Trehan win the Centennial Teaching Assistant Award in recognition of their work in ENERGY 223 Winter Quarter. 

ERE Students Sweep in 2013 SPE Western Regional Student Paper Contest
Submitted on Apr 19 2013

Obi IseborERE students sweep the competition taking first and second place in both Ph.D. Division and Master's / Undergraduate Division at the 2013 SPE Western Regional Student Paper Contest in Monterey, CA. 

Kyoungjin Lee wins Student Poster Award at School of Earth Sciences Research Review
Submitted on Apr 18 2013

Kyoungjin LeeKyoungjin Lee takes 3rd place at the 10th Annual Stanford School of Earth Sciences Research Review in the Poster Presentation division

Stanford-MIT Energy Game-Changers Goes to Washington
Submitted on Mar 21 2013

Sally Benson

The workshop, hosted by former U.S. Secretary of State George Shultz, featured a panel on transportation, vehicles and fuel chaired by Sally Benson.

High Energy On and Off the Field
Submitted on Feb 26 2013

Usua AmananMajoring in Energy Resources Engineering, Stanford Rose Bowl Game Defensive MVP Usua Amanam reveals winning strategies. Read More or See Video

Orhun Aydin Named SPE Nico van Wingen Fellowship Recipient
Submitted on Feb 8 2013

Orhun AydinCongratulations goes to Orhun Aydin—2013 SPE Nico van Wingen Memorial Graduate Fellowship recipient. Candidates for the fellowship are current PhD students and active SPE Student Chapter members pursuing a career in academia. Students are nominated by the student chapter faculty advisor or department chair, and selected based on activities and contributions made in his or her research. Read More

Cornerback Usua Amanam awarded Defensive MVP at 2013 Rose Bowl
Submitted on Jan 8 2013

Usua AmanamEnergy Resources Engineering major and Stanford football cornerback Usua Amanam was the defensive MVP after securing the victory with a key fourth-quarter interception.  Congratulations Usua!

Sally awarded the 2012 Greenman Award
Submitted on Dec 12 2012

Sally Benson Prof. Sally Benson awarded the Greenman Award at the 11th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Technologies (GHGT11).  The (GHGT) is the largest international CCS conference held every two years. The Greenman Award is granted at the GHGT Conference to an individual to recognize his/her vital contributions towards progressing the CCS technologies and enhancing the international understanding of the process of mitigating greenhouse gas emissions.
Thoughts from the Greenman Award Recipient, Sally Benson

Congratulations to Ekin Ozdogan on her Ph.D. Defense!
Submitted on Nov 15 2012

Ekin Ozdogan Congratulations to Ekin Ozdogan for successfully defending her Ph.D. thesis.
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