Graduate School News

Emily Elliott, Ph.D. student and Impact Awardee, selected as UNC Spotlight story

July 4, 2011

Of time and tide…

Three thousand years of underwater muck tell the story of North Carolina's beaches and barrier islands.

Emily Elliott, a doctoral student in marine sciences at UNC-Chapel Hill, knows the story well. Elliott – along with her faculty adviser Antonio Rodriguez, Ph.D., other researchers and students – has looked at the barrier island system of North Carolina's Outer Banks in ways that nobody else has before.

Read more about Emily Elliot's research