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UCMP newsletter for May 2010

The online version of the museum's official newsletter.

Forklift loads whale skull
Movers use a forklift to load a heavy fossil whale skull into a van destined for the new storage facility in Richmond's Regatta Building.
UCMP — on the move!
UCMP collections get a new off-campus home.

Cal Day 2010
A report on UCMP's Cal Day activities and events.

Field notes: Hunting for Paleozoic biogenic silica
Paleobotanist Cindy Looy hopes to use phytoliths to describe biotic changes.

Announcing our student awards!
Graduate student research funds are awarded.

Letter from the Director
A few words from Charles Marshall.

Tidbits
Notes concerning the people of UCMP

Friends of UCMP
UCMP benefactors and a paleo-art auction!

Past issues
Online newsletters from September 1999 to present

Photo by Mark Goodwin