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

Paul Weimer will be the 2020 Sidney Powers Medalist from AAPG. Congratulations Paul!

Oct. 8, 2019

Marcy and Bruce Benson named 2020 Citizens of the West

Sept. 24, 2019

Save the Date! - April 17, 2020

Aug. 26, 2019

Please join us Friday, April 17th, 2020 to celebrate and honor our emeritus professors We need your help! Please submit any photos that you may have of our emeritus professors at the following website. Click Here to submit pictures of our emeritus professors.