New Trans-Arctic shipping routes navigable by midcentury

New Trans-Arctic shipping routes navigable by midcentury

Research by graduate student Scott Stephenson and Professor Larry Smith suggests that Trans-Arctic shipping routes may significantly expand in feasibility by mid-century.

Reference: PNAS

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Jida Wang receives Distinguished Teaching Award for TA's

Jida Wang receives Distinguished Teaching Award for TA's

Jida Wang has been selected by the UCLA Academic Senate Committee on Teaching to receive the Distinguished Teaching Award for Teaching Assistants. To receive only one of five awards is a great honor and a testimony to his achievements as a TA, as well as students’ and colleagues’ appreciation.