INTERN SPOTLIGHT: SHAMSUDDIN (SHAMS) AHMED
Shamsuddin (Shams) Ahmed is a rising junior at Appalachian State University in Boone, NC. Shams he completed his RESESS research project with Dr. Katharina (Katha) Pfaff of the Colorado School of Mines. Dr. Pfaff and her graduate student, Sage Langston-Stewart, are examining the Cross and Caribou Mines in Nederland, CO, both of which were previously silver mines.
NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
Welcome to our 2022 Cohort!
RESESS Boulder kicked off May 23, with 9 students who will be based in Boulder, CO this summer. The interns will be working with graduate students, post-docs and faculty from University of Colorado, Boulder and Colorado School of Mines. RESESS Satellite will kick off June 13th. Keep an eye on our page to watch their progress this summer!
RESESS Alum Jae Bridges Accepted into Graduate Program
We are delighted to congratulate Jae Bridges—a 2020 RESESS intern—for being accepted into the graduate program at Ohio University this fall! We’re even happier to note that Jae will be working with Prof. Katherine Fornash, who is herself an alum of the RESESS program!
Welcome to RESESS
RESESS is a summer internship program dedicated to increasing the diversity of students entering the geosciences. RESESS supports interns in summer research experiences at UNAVCO in Boulder, CO, as well as provides professional development opportunities and graduate school application support.