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CALENDAR OF UPCOMING DEADLINES & EVENTS

Go to GSA's Geoscience Calendar to learn more about the upcoming meetings of GSA Associated Societies and other geoscience organizations.

 

March

  • 13: GSA Elections begin.
  • 16–17: GSA's South-Central Section meets in Dallas, Texas, USA.
  • 20: Expressions of interest for the Field Forum, "Structure and Neotectonic Evolution of Northern Owens Valley and the Volcanic Tableland, California," are due via e-mail to David Ferrill, .
  • 22–24: GSA's Northeastern Section meets in Portland, Maine, USA.
  • 31: Nominations for the John C. Frye Environmental Geology Award are due. Learn more online, or contact GSA Grants, Awards, and Recognition, , +1-303-357-1028.

April

  • 02: Nominations for the Quaternary Geology and Geomorphology Division's Don J. Easterbrook Distinguished Scientist Award are due to Marith Reheis, , USGS, MS980, Federal Center, P.O. Box 25046, Denver, CO 80225-0046, USA; +1-303-277-1843.
  • 02: Nominations for the Quaternary Geology and Geomorphology Division's Farouk El-Baz Award for Desert Research are due to Paul R. Bierman, , Univ. of Vermont, Dept. of Geology, Delehanty Hall, Burlington, VT 05405-0001, USA; +1-802-656-4411.
  • 02–03: GSA's North-Central Section meets in Rockford, Illinois, USA.
  • 06: Early registration deadline for the Cordilleran and Rocky Mountain Section Meetings.
  • 12: GSA Elections Ballots DUEBallots must be postmarked or submitted electronically by this date.
  • 20: Applications due for the Penrose Conference, "Low δ18O rhyolites and crustal melting: Growth and redistribution of the continental crust," in Twin Falls, Idaho, and Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA, on 9–13 Sept. 2009.

May

  • 01: Applications due for the Penrose Conference, "Tectonic Development of the Amerasian Basin," on 4–9 October 2009 at the Banff Centre, Alberta, Canada.
  • 01: Applications for the History of Geology Student Award are due. Learn more online or contact Jane P. Davidson, .
  • 04: Deposit due for the GSA GeoVentures trip for everyone, Geology of the Middle Fork of the Salmon River, Idaho, running 29 Aug.–4 Sept. 2009.
  • 07–09: GSA's Cordilleran Section meets in Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada.
  • 11–13: GSA's Rocky Mountain Section meets in Orem, Utah, USA.
  • 11–15: Penrose Conference, "Plumes and Their Role in Whole Mantle Convection and Recycling," convenes in Pico, the Azores.

June

  • 23: Space request deadline for the 2009 GSA Annual Meeting & Exposition in Portland, Oregon, USA.
  • 26–06 July: GeoVentures teacher trip, Galápagos Islands—A Place Born of Fire, convenes in the Galápagos Archipelago.

July


August

  • 10: Application deadline for GSA's Limnogeology Division's Kerry Kelts Research Awards. Up to three awards of US$400 each for use in research related to limnogeology, limnology, and paleolimnology are available. To apply, send a summary of the proposed research, its significance, and how the award will be used in PDF format (five-pages max.) along with your name and a short CV (two-pages max.) to the chair of the Limnogeology Division, Michael Rosen, .
  • 11: Last day to submit abstracts for the 2009 GSA Annual Meeting & Exposition in Portland, Oregon, USA.
  • 29–4 Sept.: Everyone is invited to explore the Geology of the Middle Fork of the Salmon River, Idaho. This GSA GeoVenture is a fully outfitted expedition down this class IV portion of the Salmon River. A deposit is due by 4┬áMay, and the balance is due by 2┬áJune.

September

  • 09–13: Penrose Conference, "Low δ18O rhyolites and crustal melting: Growth and redistribution of the continental crust," convenes in Twin Falls, Idaho, with a field trip to Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA.
  • 13–19: Field Forum, "Structure and Neotectonic Evolution of Northern Owens Valley and the Volcanic Tableland, California," convenes in Bishop, California, USA.
  • 14: Last date for early registration and housing requests at the 2009 GSA Annual Meeting & Exposition in Portland, Oregon, USA.
  • 21: Registration cancellation deadline for the 2009 GSA Annual Meeting & Exposition.

October