MUGS Annual Fundraising Project
mugs-fundraiser.jpgFunds raised will help MUGS students further their knowledge of geology through incredible experiences
Ph.D. student awarded Elsevier Grant
Masoomeh Kousehlar, from the Department of Geology & Environmental Earth Science wins prestigious research grant
Amy Wolfe receives award
Amy Wolfe to receive prestigious award.
Michael Brudzinski on fracking
The Blaze – U.S. Cable, June 10 (subscription may be required)
Volcanic Hazards
volcano.jpgMiami experts focus on volcanic hazards to people, ecology.
Beyond the lava: Miami experts focus on volcanic hazards to people, ecology
geo-jessica.jpgAs volcanoes in Hawaii and Guatemala simultaneously spew lava and belch toxic plumes of ash, experts at Miami University are focused on the impact on humans and ecology in the surrounding area.
Miami scientists welcome Talawanda elementary students for Science Week
sw-glg-boys-pumice.jpgMiami scientists welcomed hundreds of elementary students from Talawanda’s Bogan, Kramer and Marshall schools during the 12th annual Science Week May 21-23.
Goldwater Scholars
Hannah Kempf one of two Miami students named Goldwater Scholars.
2018 College of Arts and Science graduation ceremony features student Max Leveridge and alum Scott Hess
On the evening of Saturday, May 19, new student graduate Max Leveridge and 1989 Miami alum Scott Hess took the stage in a packed Millett Assembly Hall to address the College of Arts and Science's graduating Class of 2018, along with their families and friends
  • College of Arts and Science
    College of Arts and Science

    Department of Geology and Environmental Earth Science

    The Department of Geology and Environmental Earth Science encompasses interdisciplinary teaching and research programs in geomicrobiology, geomorphology, hydrogeology, igneous petrology, isotope geochemistry, low-temperature geochemistry, geophysics, mineralogy and crystallography, mineral surface geochemistry, paleobiology, sedimentology and stratigraphy, structural geology, tectonics and volcanology.

    118 Shideler Hall
    250 S. Patterson Ave.
    Oxford, OH 45056

    Dr. Elisabeth Widom, Chair
    Cathy Edwards, Administrative Assistant