Special Recognition for Mikey!

Mikey giving a speech of thanks, watched by Richard Bates, Charlotte Gordon, Sami Mikhail & Rob Wilson. The award. Michael ‘Mikey’ Van Mourik (School President 2016-17) “In the pre-Mikey days, all undergraduate students were required to pay... read more

2017 Prize Winners

2017 Prize Winners (left to right) Matt Kaminski (Irving Prize for best M-Level Student); Craig Walton (Irving Prize for Excellence in Field Work (Alps) – 1st Prize); Jasmine Hansen (Irvine Prize for Best Field-Based Research Project in Earth & Environmental... read more

Royal Society Meeting – Lost & Future Worlds

Dr Richard Bates is part of the latest Royal Society sponsored meeting focusing on the impact and record of climate change as viewed through the lens of paleo-landscape. Entitled Lost and Future Worlds, further information can be found on the Royal Society... read more

Ruth Robinson contributes to Outstanding Paper of the Year

Dr Ruth Robinson, Senior Lecturer in the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, was part of an international team of researchers whose work was awarded Outstanding Paper of the Year for the Journal of Sedimentary Research, the premier journal in the field of... read more

Sami Mikhail wins major prize

SEES Lecturer Sami Mikhail has been honoured by the Geological Society of London with the 2017 Murchison Fund. This award recognizes significant contributions to the field of hard rock and tectonic geoscience by an individual under the age of 40.  The motivation... read more

Give GeoBus a birthday present!

GeoBus – our Earth Sciences outreach and education vehicle – just passed some major milestones, celebrating its 5th birthday, and reaching over 50,000 pupils, an achievement recently recognised by local MP Stephen Gethins.  Teaching Earth Sciences in... read more