IRIS News

USArray Featured in Canada’s Leading Newspaper

The article in The Globe and Mail highlights how data from EarthScope seismic stations in the US and Canada are being used to better understand the structure of the North American continent.
Published on May 5th, 2015

IRIS Leadership Plans for the Future

Looking to the future, IRIS leadership recently participated in a professionally facilitated strategic planning session to continue development of a roadmap.
Published on March 18th, 2015

IRIS Announces 2014 Slate of Candidates

The IRIS Nominations Committee has announced the slate of candidates to fill several positions on the Board of Directors. Information about the candidates and the upcoming Annual Membership Meeting of the IRIS Consortium is available here.
Published on November 12th, 2014

Participate in the ENGAGE Workshop, January 18-20, 2015! Apply by November 7.

The ENGAGE Workshop - Encouraging Networks between Geoscience and Geoscience Education - will bring together early-career geoscience researchers and discipline-based education researchers to explore collaborative approaches that leverage advances in both geoscience disciplines and geoscience education.
Published on October 13th, 2014

Donate to the David Simpson Fund for Innovation

The intention of the Fund is to provide the Consortium with a source of un-restricted funds that the Board can designate to stimulate new initiatives and develop new ventures.
Published on August 25th, 2014

IRIS Mourns the Passing of Renowned Geophysicist J. Freeman Gilbert

J. Freeman Gilbert, a pioneer in applying modern computational tools to seismic problems, was one of the founding Directors of IRIS and was elected to the first Executive Committee of the Board. He was a wonderful colleague who will be sorely missed.