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Sarah Schanz
Graduate Student
Office: JHN 362
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Interests: Fluvial geomorphology and sediment transport

Award Name
Awarding Body/Group
Description of Award
Marie Morisawa AwardNov 2015Quaternary Geology and Geomorphology Division of GSA
Howard Coombs Fellowship for Teaching ExcellenceMay 2015Earth and Space Sciences Department
Exxon Mobile Graduate Student SupportMay 2014Earth and Space Sciences Department
Dorothy G Stephens FellowshipMay 2013Earth and Space Sciences Department
Top ScholarApril 2012UW Graduate School/ESS
Peter Misch Fellowship AwardMay 2014Earth and Space Sciences Department
GSA Student Research AwardApril 2014 and 2015Geological Society of America

Research Interests
I am interested in how fluvial actions drive landscape evolution, specifically looking at how the influence of large woody debris can shape rivers, form terraces, and cause erosion or aggradation in a landscape.