Ph.D. Student Molly O'Beirne at the Honor's College Convocation!

Molly O'Beirne was honored this month by the University's Honors College at Carnegie Music Hall as one of the 2018 graduate honoree for her academic achievement!


Green Funding Approval!

Our undergraduate student, Austin Jepsky an Environmental Science major, was approved for Green Funding to add to our sustainable garden on the side of SRCC.  It will be brought around to the front of our building.  The Pitt Sustainable Landscapes Garden, known as Marlie Gardens, was created in 2015 and is a student designed project intended as an example of how sustainable practices and use of native plants can benefit wildlife, aid in storm water management and improve the overall health of our urban environment.

A&S Student Spotlight Arielle Woods!

Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences Student Spotlight Arielle Woods!

Summer Internship Oppurtunity

The Pittsburgh Collaboratory for Water Research, Education, and Outreach in the Department of Geology and Environmental Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh is seeking two talented and motivated undergraduates for four-month paid summer internships (May-August 2018).

3rd Annual Alumni Gathering!

Our 3rd Annual AGU Alumni Gathering was a success!  Please take a moment to enjoy the photos from the event this year that took place at the Ugly Dog Saloon & BBQ in New Orleans.

In Remembrance of Department of Geology and Environmental Science Emeritus Faculty Dr. Walter Pilant

Dr. Walter Pilant's service will be held at the

Church of Ascension  on February 3, 2018 at 2pm

4729 Ellsworth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213


2017 Alumni Gathering!

Please join us at the 3rd Annual Alumni Gathering held at the AGU Conference in New Orleans!

Dr. Bill Harbert on PCNC Night Talk

Dr. Bill Harbert discussed the earthquake hazards in the Pacific Northwest and California regions.

Alumni Dr. Barbara Kutchko is SPE Distinguished Lecturer!

Please join us in congratulating our alumni Dr. Barbara Kutchko on becoming the 2018-2019 SPE Distinguished Lecturer!

Distinguished Alumni Dr. Frederick J. Sarg

 The Department of Geology and Environmental Science Distinguished Alumni Award was established to recognize and honor the outstanding achievements of our alumni.

The award highlights the diversity and quality of the contributions our alumni have made to the enrichment of our profession.