Kaufman Entrance Greenhouse

The Department of Earth Sciences occupies the northern end of the Kaufman Building, a modern facility with state-of-the-art teaching and laboratory space. Students engaged in independent research in the Earth Sciences have their own office space and share labs with faculty. Students and faculty can avail themselves of a full range of equipment and materials for field and laboratory study appropriate to an undergraduate education in geology.

Research and Teaching Labs, Equipment & Collections

Equipment:Numerous specialized pieces of equipment are available in the department. Some of these are listed below. All equipment is available to students for coursework and research projects. It is assumed that students will obtain instruction on their use and care, and will help keep that equipment in good condition.

*Directions for equipment use and sample preparation*.