Our faculty, staff and students work in a number of fundamental and applied areas important to earth, energy and environment that include mineral and energy resources, underground construction and tunneling, geological hazards, and geochemistry, as well as surface and ground water resources.
An Outstanding Education
We take education seriously, and have excellent teaching facilities, world class laboratory facilities, and access to some of the best field sites in the world.
Geology is important to many areas important to humanity, from hazards to water resources to changing climate. We are training outstanding students to be stewards of our earth’s natural resources.
- Lockheed Martin, Mines announce winner of inaugural Over the Dusty Moon Challenge
- Keara Barron: "You have a lot of hard work ahead of you, but you'll form a lot of authentic friendships and gain confidence in yourself along the way."
- Mines launches new research center with Peruvian partner university
- Mines researchers aim to bring more science into decision-making through AGU Local Science Partners