Paul Weimer begins his one-year term as President-elect of the American Geosciences institute (AGI). He becomes President October 2021.

Oct. 22, 2020

Garrett Boudinot & Julio Sepúlveda published in Nature Geoscience

Oct. 9, 2020

Suzanne Anderson is this year's AGU G.K. Gilbert Award in Surface Processes

Sept. 30, 2020

The G.K. Gilbert Award in Surface Processes is given annually to one honoree in recognition of sustained and outstanding contributions to earth and planetary surface processes. The evaluation of the nominee is based on: a single significant advance or sustained significant contributions to the field of earth and planetary surface...

Bruce Jakosky, professor of geological sciences at the University of Colorado Boulder, has been tapped to be a new member of the National Space Council Users’ Advisory Group.

May 23, 2020

Becky Flowers works with a team of geologists to piece together Earth's missing memories

April 27, 2020

Press Release: CNN write-up featuring a picture of and quotes from Becky: Original Scientific Article with Becky as lead author and Rachel Havranek as a co-author:

Congratulations to our 2020 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Award recipients

April 16, 2020

Awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP): Andrea Halling Stephanie Plaza-Torres Spencer Zeigler Honorable Mention: Joel Johnson Taleen Mahseredjian See the complete list at

Early Earth may have been a "waterworld"

March 2, 2020

Ben Johnson has published a paper based on his post doc work here at CU. It has been highlighted here

Irina Overeem - Climate Change in the Alpine Means Shorter Seasons and Increased Risks

Nov. 27, 2019

Lina Perez-Angel selected as this year’s recipient of the Office of International Education’s Muneeb Kamal Int’l Student of the Year Award!

Nov. 5, 2019

This award is given to international students who: a) are global citizens and inspire global citizenship in others; b) have made exemplary contributions to enrich the campus culturally and further international understanding. Congratulations Lina!

Instructors improve the accessibility of geology by Lucas Joel

Nov. 4, 2019