Past Summer Projects

Manlio in Hawaii

Earth Science on Volcanic Islands

Manlio Calentti '20

Fellowship at the School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology (SOEST) at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa (UHM). Research focused on magma crystallization and chambers. Dr. Paul Wessel leads the "ESVI: Earth Science on Volcanic Islands" summer research program.

Mentor: Dr. Julia Hammer

Sediment dynamics and the stability of Maine's largest salt marsh

By: Satya Kent '19
Video story: "A Bowdoin Investigation: Can a Maine Marsh Survive Rising Seas?"
Mentor: Peter Lea


Field- and laboratory-based research on ultrahigh-pressure rocks from Greece (In Greece June 28 - July 14, 2017)

Bowdoin student fellows: Manlio Calentti ‘20 and Pacifica Takata-Glushkoff ‘19, accompany Dr. Emily Peterman as research assistants in the field in Greece and back at the lab upon their return to Bowdoin College.