News

  • 10/26/2020 - Professor Larry Di Girolamo is a co-Principle Investigator on the MAIA (Multi-Angle Imager for Aerosols) NASA mission, working on the formulation and implementation of the mission, instrument design...

  • 09/11/2020 - Warren Lavey and Holly Rosencranz describe the new Climate Change, Law & Health course at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. This course is open to undergraduates across the...

  • 07/22/2020 - The New York Times just featured an article about the RELAMPAGO project in Argentina - a project run by our own Department of Atmospheric Science.  The project was lead by Professor Steve Nesbitt,...

  • 06/03/2020 - Erinn Dady, a junior studying earth, society, and environmental sustainability, is working with Kevin Tan,...

  • 02/26/2020 - Cloud seeding has become an increasingly popular practice in the western United States, where states grapple with growing demands for water. Measuring how much precipitation cloud seeding produces...

  • 02/11/2020 - This past weekend in Washington, D.C, ESES major Erinn Dady presented her poster titled, "Soil Fertility and Arbuscular Mycorrhiza: Impact on Herbivore Induced Plant Volatiles in Tomato," at the...

  • 09/12/2019 - Clouds hold the key to understanding climate change - and University of Illinois are flying through storms to get the data we need to predict future change. See the...

  • 09/11/2019 - University of Illinois geologists Jack Albright, left, and professor Patricia Gregg are part of a team that has developed new computer models to help researchers better forecast volcanic eruptions....

  • 09/09/2019 - Professor Stephen Altaner led over 45 students and staff on the 2019 Annual SESE Field Trip. Participants were able to collect shattercones at the Kentland Impact Site, the site where U of I alumnus...

  • 07/29/2019 - A group of young scholars from Zhejiang University are participating in a summer school program in SESE for the next two weeks. Welcome to the University of Illinois!

  • 07/16/2019 - Nidhi Shastri talks about the opportunities Illinois has provided to help her find her voice in the college newsletter  

  • 05/13/2019 - Since 1892, the Natural History Building has been a landmark at the University of Illinois. Designed by the renowned Nathan Ricker—Illinois alumnus and first architectural graduate in the U.S.—the...

  • 05/12/2019 - The 2019 SESE graduating class assemble before the May 11th Convocation Ceremony. Also in attendance, Dean Isabel Molina-Guzman, Director Bob Rauber, and Heads and faculty from Atmospheric Science,...

  • 07/24/2018 - Nineteen Illinois students experienced a unique spring break this year with help from donors to the College of LAS: They traveled deep into the communities and landscape of Costa Rica and came back...

  • 04/26/2018 - The class spent three days at the Great Sand Dunes National Park, Colorado, examining the geomorphology and sedimentology of a range of environments, from hillslopes and debris flows to shallow...