Professor Diecchio elected GSA Fellow

In April 2011, Dr. Rick Diecchio, Professor of Geology in AOES, was elected a Fellow of the Geological Society of America (GSA). GSA describes the Fellowship as “an honor bestowed on the best of our profession,” and cites Dr. Diecchio’s Fellowship “in recognition of his outstanding 30-year career of teaching and scholarship, demonstrating a commitment to geology education while engaged in program development and administration.”

GSA, founded in 1888, is dedicated to the advancement of the geosciences and has a global membership of more than 24,000 scientists, students, and teachers.