School of Geography, Environment and Earth Sciences

School of Geography, Environment and Earth Sciences

Our teaching and research programmes are anchored in a passion for planet Earth and expressed in an extraordinary range of courses ranging from deep earth geophysics to feminist geography. We welcome students from around the globe who come to study with our internationally recognised staff, and research at field sites in New Zealand and worldwide.
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Events

Dec9NZCCRI Seminar Series
Date: 9 December 2014
Time: 12.00 pm
NZCCRI Seminar SeriesSpeaker: Prof Martin Manning New Questions about Methane and its Global Warming Potential… Read more

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News

28 November 2014 Thin Ice heading for United States television screens
The success of a SGEES Antarctic Research Centre fundraising campaign means the screening of Thin Ice—the Inside Story of Climate Science on United States television next year could coincide with a peak in international interest in dealing with the issue of global warming.  Read more
20 November 2014 Fellowship brings leading researcher to Victoria
One of New Zealand’s leading young researchers has received a Rutherford Foundation Trust Award to… Read more
20 November 2014 Conference on meterological and climate forecasting
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Sam Webber completed a Bachelor of Science with majors in Geology and Physical Geography

Sam Webber chose to study Geology because it was the closest thing to being an explorer he could be. His studies have taken him to glaciers in the Southern Alps and volcanoes in South America. Watch Sam’s story.