The Graduate Program in Earth & Space Science (ESS) is a multidisciplinary research program associated with the Department of Earth & Space Science & Engineering (ESSE) and the Centre for Research in Earth and Space Science (CRESS). The graduate program provides postgraduate instruction and research experience for graduate students working towards either MSc or PhD degrees. Research is carried out under the supervision of ESS faculty members, who are drawn from a number of science departments within York University or Adjunct Faculty Members appointed to the Graduate Program.

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photo of Athina PeidouLassonde PhD grad, Athina Peidou, earns Governor General's Gold Medal
July 7, 2020
Lassonde School of Engineering PhD student, Athina Peidou…
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composite photo of two female studentsLassonde students finalists in NASA SpaceApps global hackathon for developing COVID-19 solution
September 13, 2020
Out of the 40 teams, the Lassonde team went on to become one of eight honourable mention winners…
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artist's rendering of a satellite in spaceYork University-led research provides new insights on origin, evolution of asteroid Bennu
October 13, 2020
Research provides new insights into the formation of near-Earth asteroid Bennu…
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image of a surveyor's theodoliteGeomatics Graduate Students Win Top Spots at the 2021 AOLS Poster Competition
March 5, 2021
Congratulations to four Lassonde Geomatics graduate students…
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