Earth and Environmental Science at Acadia offers programs leading to B.Sc. degrees in Environmental Science, Geology and Environmental Geoscience, and M.Sc. degrees in Geology, Environmental Science and Applied Geomatics.

Departmental News

Jesse Demaries-Smith, Cameron Greaves, and Keaton Markham will represent Acadia at SIFT and S-IMEW in May 2023. SIFT (Student Industry Field Trip) and S-IMEW (Student-Industry Mineral Exploration Workshop) are both two-week-long field trips providing valuable industry exposure and experience.

On January 12th, Dr. Steven Edwards, Faculty Lead in Geospatial Data Analytics at the Centre of Geographic Sciences at Lawrencetown, NS, and adjunct professor at Acadia gave an entertaining and informational presentation to a large audience that packed Huggins 336 to standing room only.

To celebrate the end of Fall Semester, the EES student groups put together a wonderful potluck at the U-Club December 6. Students and professors were able to enjoy wonderful conversation and a delicious meal containing delicacies such as goulash, oven-roasted ham, authentic Mexican tacos, and even a volcano-and-dinosaur-themed birthday cake!