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Megan Beach (MS Geology), Pioneer Natural Resources ($1000).  Research support for “Emplacement processes of a rhyolite dome field, Mule Creek Rhyolite, New Mexico.”

Colleen Donegan, Pioneer Natural Resources ($1000).  Research support for “Analysis of tree growth rings at Mt. Saint Helens to determine recent eruption history of the volcano.”

Tabitha Graves (PhD Forestry), co-written with PIs Paul Beier and Jason Wilder.  2009.   Rigorous estimates of landscape resistance to gene flow.  NSF, $247,468.

Doug Portis (MS Geology), Pioneer Natural Resources ($300) for travel to GSA to present a poster titled “A window into Paleoproterozoic granulite facies metamorphism and pre-Yavapai tectonism, southern Hualapai Mountains, NW Arizona.”

Mitch Prante (MS Geology),  Pioneer Natural Resources ($300) for travel to GSA to present a poster titled “Paleoproterozoic deformation and metamorphism in the central and southern Peacock Mountains, NW Arizona:  Implication for the Mojave-Yavapai boundary zone.”

Mallory Zelawaski (MS Geology), Pioneer Natural Resources ($1000).  Research support for “Marginal Deposits of Maar Volcanoes in the First Flat Mesa area of the Hopi Buttes Volcanic Field, Navajo Nation, Arizona.”