August, 2014

Posted 08/21/14 by karenf in Newsletters

AGU Seismology Section News (August 2014)

1) Congratulations to the 2014 class of AGU Fellows!

2014 Fellows who are affiliated with the Seismology Section include Jean-Philippe Avouac, Susan Beck, Gary Egbert, Jeffrey Freymueller, Shuichi Kodaira, Chris Marone, James Mori, and Anne Sheehan.  We look forward to celebrating with them at the Seismology/Tectonophysics Reception and the Union Honors Ceremony at the 2014 AGU Fall Meeting.

Thanks to the Seismology Section Fellows committee: Douglas Wiens (Chair), Emily Brodsky, Shamita Das, Karen Fischer, Jeanne Hardebeck, Steven Holbrook, and Peter Shearer.   Final decisions about Fellows were made by the Union Fellows Committee.

2) Please vote in the 2014 Elections for AGU Officers.

Elections for AGU Officers are open through 17 September at 23:59 EDT.  The candidates for Seismology Section President-elect are Jeanne Hardebeck and Douglas Wiens.  The candidates for Seismology Section Secretary are Edward Garnero and Miaki Ishii.  Thank you to the candidates for running!

AGU members should have received an email from AGU’s election vendor (noreply@directvote.net) with instructions on how to cast their votes.  If you did not receive an email, please check the AGU website for information.

Best wishes for the waning days of summer,

Karen Fischer (President)
Richard Allen (Secretary)
Greg Beroza (President-elect)
Peter Shearer (Past President)
Caroline Eakin (Student Representative)

(For more information, visit the Seismology Section Website.)