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Our research program brings our faculty and students to every continent on the planet to collect observational data that are ultimately integrated with analytical data acquired in our state-of-the art laboratory and computing facilities.

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Graduate study in the Department of Earth Sciences offers students opportunities for field and laboratory-based geological and geophysical research spanning the Earth’s deep interior, lithosphere and surface on a host of timescales.

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UNDERGRADUATE

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The Department of Earth Sciences offers bachelor of science and bachelor of arts degrees. The bachelor of science degree is recommended for students intending to pursue a career in the Earth Sciences–either professionally or in academia.

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Margaret Zimmer

Oct 18, 2018, 4:00 PM - Oct 18, 2018, 5:00 PM

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"More soil, less storage: The influence of soil characteristics on water storage and runoff generation"...

M. Hayashi

Oct 25, 2018, 4:00 PM - Oct 25, 2018, 5:00 PM

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Steven Kidder

Nov 1, 2018, 4:00 PM - Nov 1, 2018, 5:00 PM

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Using Drones for Research at Syracuse University

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