October 5, 2018–October 6, 2018Indiana, PA
alumni, students, and friends are invited to help celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Geoscience Department on October 5 and 6, 2018
(Homecoming Weekend). You can RSVP for the banquet and other events through the IUP alumni event webpage.
For more information,
IUP Alumni Event Page.
A geoscience undergraduate degree places you front and center in the biggest lab of them all: the universe. As a geoscience major, you'll develop the critical skills necessary to explore and analyze the natural sciences that relate to the earth and its environment: astronomy, geology, meteorology, and oceanography.
Geology Track, Geology, BS
Energy Resources Track, Geology, BS
Environmental Track, Geology, BS
Earth and Space Science Education, BSEd
Shale Gas Energy Certificate (interdepartmental)
The Geoscience Department’s nine-meter planetarium is an outstanding teaching tool used extensively in undergraduate instruction, both in introductory astronomy courses and in classes for Earth and Space Science teaching majors, and is available for group visits by schools, scouts, or adult groups.
Please consider a donation to the Joseph C. Clark Research Scholarship, Geoscience Foundation, the Paul Prince Memorial Scholarship, the Walt Granata Memorial Scholarship, and the Next Generation Field Geology Fund.
Funding for Scanning Electron Microscope Received from National Science Foundation
Deardorff, Branan, Lewis, and Mount Receive NSF Award to Fund Design Workshop for State System-Wide Geoscience Field Camp
Geoscience Students Named to Spring 2018 Dean’s List
Geoscience Celebrates 50th Anniversary
Geoscience Faculty and Students Participate in Dinosaur Excavation
Farnsworth Receives 2018 Evergreen Conservancy Award
Geoscience Students Conduct Field Studies in the Central Range of Taiwan