Baylor University
Department of Geosciences
College of Arts and Sciences

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Latest News the Department of Geosciences

Meet Baylor’s nationally recognized expert on historical climate change
[7/13/2017]
Paleobotany, paleomagnetism and paleoclimate aren’t words often used in everyday conversation. Even as academic disciplines go, they’re not among the most commonly cited. But as Dr. Daniel Peppe shows, these rare words and disciplines help us understand how climate change over time impacts plants and animal life on Earth. Peppe is an associate professor and […]
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$1 Million Gift Will Benefit Undergraduate and Graduate Students in Baylor’s Department of Geosciences
[5/11/2017]
WACO, Texas (May 11, 2017) – Baylor University today announced a gift in excess of $1 million to the department of geosciences that will dramatically enhance students’ educational experiences by increasing the department’s capacity to provide undergraduate and graduate students with opportunities to conduct research under the mentoring guidance of faculty members. Made by parents of a current Baylor student who wish to remain anonymous, the gift also will significantly enhance the department’s ability to attract outstanding students and to prepare them for successful careers.
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