Big news for the Department of Geological Sciences
On July 1, 2016, the Department of Geological Sciences will become the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences.
The new name has been in the works for many years. This change will better reflect the breadth of research and intellectual focus of this department. This may be only the beginning of change in the department since this may open up many doors for potential curricular changes relating to the new name in the future. Watch for big things coming in The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences' future!