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  • Thesis Proposal: Gerard Palaya

    The thesis proposal defense of Mr. Gerard Palaya at the NIGS Seminar Room last May 15, 2023 at 8:30AM. His proposal defense was part of the NIGS Thesis Proposal Colloquium […]

  • Thesis Defense: Mirko Alessandro Uy

    The thesis defense of Mr. Mirko Alessandro C. Uy was held via Zoom on December 14, 2022 at 2:00PM. His research is entitled “Pleistocene Calcareous Nannofossil Biostratigraphy and Paleoproductivity Reconstruction […]

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    Geology 135 Fieldwork 2022

    The first Geology 135 (Earth History) fieldwork was successfully conducted in Santo Tomas, La Union and Bolinao, Pangasinan last May 6-7, 2023. In this three-day fieldwork, third year geology students are […]

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    Otolith Fossil Finding with NMP, NTU, Academia Sinica

    Members of the Nannoworks Laboratory, along with representatives from the National Museum of the Philippines, Academia Sinica, and National Taiwan University, conducted a fieldwork on the provinces of Bulacan and […]

  • Thesis Proposal: Maria Gracia Collantes-Padrique

    The thesis proposal defense of Ms. Maria Gracia Collantes-Padrique was held via Zoom on December 13, 2022 at 8:30AM. Her proposal defense was part of the NIGS Thesis Proposal Colloquium […]

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    Christmas Party 2022: A Paleontological Christmas!

    The laboratory celebrated the holidays by having its first face to face Christmas Party since the pandemic on December 12, 2022 at the National Institute of Geological Sciences Multipurpose Room. […]

  • Nannoworks Class of 2020, 2021 and 2022

    Another academic year has passed and we continue to send off another batch of graduates to excel and promote paleontological and paleoenvironmental science and research. This year, the UP College […]

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    Geology 135 Bridging Program

    Last July 13-14, Dr. Alyssa Peleo-Alampay, together with faculty members from the laboratory, welcomed students back to the National Institute of Geological Sciences for their bridging program. The program was […]

  • Thesis Proposal: John Philip Baguio and David Policarpio

    The thesis proposal defense of Mr. John Philip Baguio and Mr. David Policarpio was held via Zoom on May 19, 2022 at 9:30AM. Their proposal defense was part of the […]

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    INA Nannotalks Vol. 2: Jessica Walker

    We are inviting our colleagues and fellow fossil enthusiasts to attend the second series of Nannotalks by the International Nannoplankton Association (INA). The next talk in the second series will […]