Environmental Earth Sciences
Indie concert: Arms & Sleepers, American Royalty and Gianni Paci
Arms & Sleepers is an electronic duo from Boston. American Royalty is a psych-pop trio from Brooklyn. Guitarist Gianni Paci is a recent graduate of New York University and is influenced by Buddy Holly and The Beatles. Performer Magazine recently featured him on its cover. $5 at the door; parking for those without a campus parking sticker is $1 -- see oswego.edu/administration/parking. 312-4581.
Location: Lounge, Hewitt Union
Friday, April 25, 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Theatre performance: "Young Frankenstein"
$15 ($7 for SUNY Oswego students), including parking in front of Culkin Hall and in lot E-18 east of Culkin. 312-2141. www.oswego.edu/arts
Location: Waterman Theatre, Tyler Hall
Friday, April 25, 7:30 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Baseball vs. Plattsburgh
Location: Oswego, NY- Laker Baseball Field
Friday, April 25, 3 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Men's Golf Spring Tournament
Location: Oswego, NY - Oswego Country Club
Saturday, April 26, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
GOLD Third Thursdays
Visit http://www.facebook.com/events/453070221388940 for the latest locations or suggest your own!
Location: Various Cities
Thursday, May 15, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Reunion Weekend 2014
More information: alumni.oswego.edu/reunion
Location: SUNY Oswego, New York 104, Oswego, NY, United States
Thursday, June 5, noon - noon
The Department of Earth Sciences is very excited to now offer an Environmental Earth Sciences B.S. This is an interdisciplinary degree that is designed to give students the solid Geoscience background that industry professionals are looking for, but allows flexibility within the program for students to customize their experience. This degree program draws course content from geology, meteorology, chemistry, physics, and biological sciences to prepare students for success in a wide range of exciting and relevant careers and graduate study. Click here for the requirements for this degree program.
Some of the most important issues facing our society today including climate change, sustainability of natural resources and our understanding of the anthropogenic effect on our dynamic planet require an Earth Science perspective. This degree is designed to provide the background for enthusiastic students to successfully pursue careers investigating the causes and finding solutions for these important issues.
The U.S. Bureau of Labor and statistics projects that jobs in the field of Environmental Earth Science are projected to increase by 19% between 2010-2020, which is much higher than other occupations. According to the National Association of Colleges and Employers, beginning salary offers in May 2010 for graduates with bachelor's degrees in an environmental science averaged $61,700 a year.
Dr. Diana Boyer
Environmental Earth Sciences Program Director