Students in Bucknell's Department of Geology have many opportunities for conducting independent research with our faculty members. Did you know that...

  • Every student in our classes of 2011 and 2012 have conducted independent research;
  • Currently, we have 27 geology majors - of those, 10 did research during the 2011 academic year and 11 conducted research during the summer;
  • 100% of those conducting summer research applied for and received funding;
  • Altogether, 17 different Geology students (63%) did research during the past 12 months!