Thank you for your continued support of the School of the Environment.

Your contribution to this unrestricted fund plays a pivotal role in empowering our department to excel in academic pursuits, foster innovation, and provide unparalleled opportunities for our students, faculty, and staff. With your support, we can continue to make a lasting impact on education, research, and the overall experience of everyone within our community.

Thank you once again for your belief in our mission and for being an essential part of our journey towards excellence. Below are just a few examples of the work our excellence fund accomplished last year.  We look forward to keeping you informed about the positive outcomes and achievements that your generosity helps us realize.

With sincere appreciation, GO COUGS!

Environmental Excellence Fund

  • Wilderness First Aid training for graduate students who often do research in remote areas.
  • Safety equipment like Garmin Inreach in the event field researchers need to contact help in areas where cell phoned do not work.
  • Outdoor equipment like tents for those students who cannot afford quality outdoor gear.
  • Support for conference attendance.

Geology and Earth Science Excellence Fund

  • Speaker series in which we bring in outside researchers to provide research talks to our faculty and graduate students.
  • Graduate and undergraduate student weekly coffee get together.
  • Support for conference attendance.