Changing climate, dwindling energy resources, natural hazards, and deteriorating environmental quality are among the most challenging of societal problems. Geoscientists, who study Earth processes and resources to understand and help address these and related issues, are in high demand. A degree in geology or meteorology opens the door to career opportunities that involve:

  • innovative technologies
  • outdoor adventures and world travel
  • work that helps sustain society and protect the planet
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Our department is committed to providing a stimulating and supportive learning environment for students:

Dr. Clifford Voss to speak Tuesday, August 25


Annual Fall Departmental Picnic, Thursday, August 27


Geology alumni reunion celebrates new Wyoming field station


GE-AT Faculty receive College Awards


Carl Jacobson retires after 35 years!


Research

Department faculty members maintain well-funded research programs in several focus areas:

These programs fuel discovery and provide the basis for active graduate programs in geology and meteorology and for undergraduate research and employment opportunities.

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