L-R, Prof. Yarrow Axford, Everett Lasher, and Jamie McFarlin posing with Greenland's plains in the background

The Axford Group in Earth and Planetary Sciences

The Axford Group studies climate change in northwest Greenland. Their fieldwork involves riding in military aircraft, camping in the arctic tundra, and avoiding polar bear encounters. 

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Stacey Finley, TGS Alumna and USC Professor

Stacey is a PhD alumna of The Graduate School and is currently the Gabilan Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Southern California. Her work is on developing mathematical models of a process called angiogenesis: the formation of new blood vessels from preexisting vessels.

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Our Values

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“Certain core values are so essential to TGS that they inform every element of individual and institutional practice across all departments and activities.”

~ Dwight A. McBride, Dean of The Graduate School