The Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences (EAS) is a diverse community dedicated to providing excellence in research, teaching, advising, and outreach. The faculty and professional staff of EAS possess distinguished expertise in the fields of earth science and atmospheric science. Our students experience high caliber advising and assistance from both our academic and administrative staff. Graduate and undergraduate students are provided many opportunities to engage in research with our professional staff and with each other. The people of EAS have connections with valuable resources both on and off campus. Our scientists collaborate with others on Cornell's campus as well as with scientists in all corners of the world. We have distinguished ties to many universities and institutions worldwide.