Geology Student Research

Our students are doing fantastic work! From researching fluvial plucking to interpreting seismic in Arctic Alaska, W&L Geology students are learning and applying geoscience theories, methods, and skills to research questions relevant today.

All senior theses titles
Senior theses titles and abstracts 2013-present (click on the student's name to get to the abstract -- good stuff!)

Research programs and department funding opportunities for our students

Keck Geology Consortium Projects
Summer Research Scholars
R. Preston Hawkins IV Geology Award
Samuel J. Kozak-Odell S. McGuire-Edgar W. Spencer-Frederick L. Schwab Award
Edgar W. Spencer '53 Geology Field Research Fund