Katie Mahorney wears gloves and a lab coat as she works on research during the summer of 2021.

Lawrence University student Katie Mahorney was honored at the recent Geological Society of America national conference for research she began in the summer. The research, under the direction of her advisor, Professor of Geosciences Andrew Knudsen, was in evaluating the biochemical effects of carbon sequestration through enhanced rock weathering of crushed basalt on urban and forested soils.