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UAS recognizes faculty excellence

...UAS is proud to announce we recently awarded the title of Professor of Geology, Emerita, to retiring faculty Dr. Cathy Connor. Dr. Connor has been teaching students for more than 23 years. Her time at UAS is marked by her enthusiasm and excellence...
UAS closing facilities, cutting jobs

...000, Pugh said. All of the retirees had been with the university 25 years or longer, including geology professor Cathy Connor, who taught for 30 years at UAS.Tighter budgets across the university system have caused all three campuses to eliminate...
Thanks from the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center

...Impacts on Bears; Mary Lou Gerbi for Extraordinary Alaskan Mary Joyce; Sherry Tamone for Crabs and Spot Prawns; Cathy Connor for Ancient Trees; Gwen Baluss and Brian Logan for Alaska's Hummingbirds.Our final lecture was provided by photographer...
Carstensen to discuss two of his books following museum meeting Wednedsay

...Reading Southeast Alaska's Landscape," produced jointly with Univeristy of Alaska Southeast Geology professor Dr. Cathy Connor, describes the geologic evolution of local glaciers, rocks and landforms. The second book he will discuss, "Natural...
Around town for Friday, March 14

...Ancient Trees Tell Us," 6:30 & 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. With UAS professor and geologist Cathy Connor. Free.Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details...
Rockslide shatters Mendenhall Lake ice

...It also sent a wave across the lake, breaking up ice on the peninsula on the other side.UAS Professor of Geology Cathy Connor said the rockslide may have been caused by freezing and thawing temperatures acting "like a jackhammer."Frequently...
Arts calendar

...Ancient Trees Tell Us," 6:30 & 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. With UAS professor and geologist Cathy Connor. Free.Dan Hopson's classical guitar, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel, 127 N. Franklin Street. Details: 463-6236...
Remembering Dr. Maynard 'Mal' Miller a Fourth of a July parade in the 1990s. The parades were how University of Alaska Southeast Professor of Geology Cathy Connor first became aware of the JIRP. "He (Miller) was not only a good trainer of future climate scientists, but he also...
Hills with hearts of ice?

...the kame is) the visual evidence the glacier left - that it used to be right there," said UAS Professor of Geology Cathy Connor. "It's a continuum of the whole moraine around the lake."There's also a small kame at the end of photo point...
Outside in 2013 emerge from beneath the receding Mendenhall Glacier. Trees, stumps and ice-preserved wood was first spotted by Cathy Connor and her team a few years ago when they were still hidden in glacial caves. Connor said the stumps are between 1,400...


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