The Department of Geosciences is saddened by the death of fellow geologist, friend, and Director of the Arizona Geological Survey, Lee Allison. We extend our sympathies to his family.

Cheers to Success!

Photo of George Gehrels, Jay Quade, and Jonathan Overpeck

In financially tough times for Arizona universities, the Department of Geosciences continues to thrive and succeed! We are educating more students, doing more impactful research, and winning more awards.

We invite you to join us in celebrating our successes and building camaraderie among our faculty, alumni, and friends.

Let's raise a glass to George, Jay and Peck!