The Department of Geology and Geological Engineering (GE) is uniquely focused on the discovery and dissemination of knowledge for society through compelling research, excellence in teaching, and engaging outreach by creating a vibrant community that cultivates critical thinking, intellectual curiosity, and integrity.
Our world-class teaching and laboratory facilities and field sites provide students with hands-on, real-world experience. We take education seriously and expect our students to become some of the world's future leaders in engineering solutions to the most pressing natural resource problems and opportunities.
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Bonus funding this year will once again be spent on enhancing the student field trip experience to fulfill our mission of training students to be expert stewards of earth’s most precious resources.
Do you dig Geology & Geological Engineering? #idigmines Giving Day is one day to show your Mines love for the campus causes you dig the most. Thanks to the generosity of the Family Fund Chairs, James Kastenholz and Jennifer Steans, $35,000 is up for grabs!