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Centennial Committee

Committee members



Committee Role

John Farrington

Woods Hole Oceanographic Insitution

Committee Chair

Jibamitra Ganguly University of Arizona


Jerry Goldstein Southwest Research Institute


Eileen Hofmann Old Dominion University


Brian Kennett Australian National University


Jai Syvitski University of Colorado - Boulder


Kevin Trenberth National Center for Atmospheric Research


Kathy Whaler University of Edinburgh


Artesha Moore

AGU Staff Partner; Vice President, Affiliation, Engagement & Membership

Committee overview

The following College of Fellows committee contributed to the creation of a new journal as well as hosting an event in China to celebrate AGU’s Centennial year.
Perspectives of Earth and Space Scientists is a Gold Open Access collection of memoirs, essays, and insights by AGU Fellows and other invited authors reflecting on important scientific discoveries, advances, and events in Earth and space science.

Other Centennial-related College of Fellows activities:
  • Centennial event in China
  • Discussions with Committee on International Participation to focus on ways to create link between two groups in the future
  • Creation of a link between College of Fellows and the Thriving Earth Exchange

Please contact John Farrington, Centennial committee chair, if you have questions about the activities and/or work of the committee.

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