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Rock auction raises money for geology programs

Ivy McDonald

November 22, 2011

Sacramento State's geology department hosted its eighth annual Rock Auction Nov. 18 to help raise money for students. "All of the proceeds go towards the department for our field trips," said geology major Erica Schmidt. "We travel all over California and we really wouldn't be able to afford it without...

Sac State professor receives lifetime achievement award

Kaitlin Bruce

November 2, 2011

The Livingston Award, an honor given to faculty who have distinguished themselves above others, was presented to geography professor Thomas Krabacher for his many years of dedicated and creative service. The award was created at Sacramento State in 1958 to honor government professor John C. Livingst...

Sac State geology professor presents lecture on exploring the universe for dinosaurs

Dr. Dale Russell, an adjunct professor, begins the STEM Scholars
Lecture: Worlds to Discover, Exploring the Galaxy for Dinosaurs
with an image of the Milky Way on Tuesday.

Ivy McDonald

September 21, 2011

The Sacramento State adjunct professor, Dale Russell, presented a lecture Tuesday that theorized on how dinosaurs could be found surviving on other planets.  Entitled "Worlds to Discover: Exploring the galaxy for dinosaurs," his presentation was part of the "Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math...