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Creating a more sustainable steak

PastureMap, an app created by Stanford Earth alumna Christine Su, helps thousands of ranchers make better decisions about where to graze cattle.

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Designing landscapes beyond the backyard

Kate Hayes, Earth Systems ’08, uses her interdisciplinary background to design and build landscapes that bring people closer to the environment.

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Alumna among first Knight-Hennessy scholars

Earth Systems alumna Amanda Zerbe will study environment and resources as well as law.

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Stanford Earth graduate may be Mars bound

Jessica Watkins may be one of the first humans to set foot on another planet. She's part of a NASA class selected with Mars missions in mind.

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Earth Systems Program Celebrates 25 Years

Alumni, faculty, students, and staff gather to celebrate and share stories of putting learning into action.

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A conversation with Dean Stephan Graham

What is on the new dean's mind as he settles into the role? And how did he become interested in geology in the first place?

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Stanford Earth alumna leverages law for clean air

As a lawyer with the Environmental Defense Fund, Martha Roberts, Earth Systems ’04, MS ’06, advocates for federal policies that protect us from pollution.

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Noted geologist Stephan Graham named dean of Stanford Earth

Graham, an energy resources and sedimentary geologist who joined the Stanford faculty in 1980, will begin his new role Nov. 2. He succeeds Dean Pamela Matson, who led the school for 15 years.

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Lawrence W. Funkhouser

Lawrence W. Funkhouser, MS '48, Honored with 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award

Longtime industry leader celebrated both fundamental science and creativity in the art of oil exploration.

 

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Past Award Recipients

George A. Thompson in 1984
George A. Thompson

PhD '49

Distinguished Alumni Award 2017

Edgar Rangel-German. Photo credit: Grecia Ramirez-Ovalle
Edgar Rangel-German

MS '98, PhD '03

Mid-Career Alumni Award 2017

Bob Coleman recieves award. Photo by Stacy Geiken
Robert G. Coleman

PhD '57

Distinguished Alumni Award 2016

Upcoming Events

San Francisco Reception with Dean Steve Graham

October 10, 2018

Alumni Reception at SEG, Anaheim, CA

October 15, 2018

Reunion Homecoming: School Reception

October 26, 2018

Alumni Reception at GSA, Indianapolis, IN

November 5, 2018

Palo Alto/Peninsula Reception with Dean Steve Graham

December 5, 2018

Alumni Reception at AGU, Washington, D.C.

December 10, 2018

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Alumni Career Services

Your career, backed by the Stanford network

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Giving to Stanford Earth

You can support teaching and learning through annual giving to the Stanford Earth Fund, special matching opportunities, and more:

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650-725-4395

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