Stanford Earth Fund Annual Summary
Gifts to the Stanford Earth Fund in 2016-17 helped fuel innovations in the classroom, the laboratory, and the field.
Stanford Earth thanks the generous donors who provided vital funding for new approaches to learning, discovery, and problem-solving like those described here.
Stanford Earth’s Dustin Schroeder researches new ways of observing, understanding, and predicting the configuration of ice sheets using ice-penetrating radar data.
New course covering deep sea microbes and outer space draws students from all majors into the study of planet Earth.
Stanford Earth aims to draw more than 1,000 students from multiple majors for field learning every year at its working farm, complete with animals and crops.
The class is designed for students from any major or background who want to understand how data analytics can help solve challenges impacting Earth and its inhabitants.
As seen @StanfordEarth
Geology undergrads spent six weeks this summer in the department’s advanced field course.
The SURGE program played an important role in Shersingh Tumber’s journey to Stanford. Now he mentors others on the same path.
In Geoscape, K-12 science teachers discover new ways to share knowledge about our planet with their students.
Batteries, anyone? Professor Gail Mahood’s team unveiled a new method for locating lithium in supervolcanic lake deposits.