Geoscience Outreach

Professor Jon Pelletier holds a diagram and talks to a group on Mt. Lemmon

What is geoscience and what do geoscientists do?

► Learn more about the field of geosciences.

UA geoscientists in the news

► Our faculty members, researchers and students are often interviewed by the media about their work. Read the stories or watch or listen to the broadcasts.

Professor Joellen Russell lectures to an audience in Centennial Hall


Attend a talk or watch a video

► Our faculty members, students, and researchers regularly speak in the community. See the schedules of upcoming talks.

► Watch UA geoscientists in videos and lectures.
► Our weekly colloquium series is open to the public.
See the schedule of talks.

An undergraduate student talks to a child at the Geosciences table of the Tucson Festival of Books


Find us in the community

UA Geosciences at the Tucson Festival of Books Science City

UA Geosciences at the Tucson Gem and Mineral Show, Junior Education

The GeoPathways program and student internships


A geosciences researcher crouches on a large US map rug in a classroom as a student looks on.


Are you a teacher?

Resources for K-12 Educators

Do you have a specific outreach request or question?

Specimen identification help
► Ask an Arizona geology question at the Arizona Geological Survey
► For other outreach requests, please complete this form

Read our newsletters

Geosciences print newsletters, e-news, and graduate student lab group updates

Other geoscience-related resources at the University of Arizona

Professor George Davis holds a diagram and pen and talks to a group of docents in front of a rock face.

Society of Earth Science Students (SESS Club)

Antevs Library

University of Arizona Mineral Museum

College of Science Community Connections

Flandrau Science Center and Planetarium 

Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research



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