Department of Geology & Geophysics Spring 2017 Outstanding Seniors

May 15, 2017

Congratulations to the three students honored at the College of Geosciences' Commencement as 2017 Outstanding Seniors!

The Department of Geology & Geophysics honored three seniors at the College of Geosciences May 2017 Commencement Ceremony. Seniors Ben Gremillion, Oluwaseyifunmitan Olaniyi-Sholanke, and Jordan Skipwith were awarded the Outstanding Senior award by the department. All three students graduated this past May 12, 2017 with their Geology and Geophysics Bachelors degrees.

Ben Gremillion graduated from Texas A&M University with a 3.97 GPA and a Bachelor of Science in both Geophysics and Math. Ben will be attending the University of Texas at Austin to pursue his Master of Science degree. 

Oluwaseyifunmitan Olaniyi-Sholanke graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Science in Geology after being a leader in student organizations and receiving the first place at the Geology & Geophysics Research Symposium. Oluwaseyifunmitan plans to further her education by attending Adelaide University in Australia.

Jordan Skipwith graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Science in Geophysics. Jordan was an active student as a leader in many student and community organizations, including Fish Camp. Jordan also won second place in the 2017 AGU Virtual Poster Session (click here to read more about Jordan's AGU Award). Jordan will be attending Colorado School of Mines in the Fall.  

Congratulations to the 2017 Department of Geology & Geophysics Outstanding Seniors!

To view all the pictures from the ceremony, click here.

By: Cristina Figueroa '15