GSA Foundation News
Foundation Trustees are in the news! [ view Trustees ]
- Patrick Leahy has been appointed Executive Director of AGI.
- Farouk El-Baz has been appointed to the National Academy of Engineering's "Grand Challenges for Engineering" committee.
Foundation Cornerstone Initiative
In order to provide an increased level of funding for the critical areas of concern to GSA members, the GSA Foundation is launching this major initiative.
[ more info ]
Northeastern Section launches a 5-year fund raising program to increase its Foundation Endowment Fund to $500,000.
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GSA 2007 Election
The GSA ballot for FY08 Officers and Councilors for the term of July 2007– June 2011 is now active and accessible from the GSA Homepage. Please exercise your right to vote and guide the future of the Society!
Voting will be open through 6 April 2007.
[ read candidate bios and cast your ballot ]
Especially For Students
Ores & Orogenesis Symposium, 24–30 September 2007, Tucson, AZ.
In seeking to attract students, organizers are planning activities geared to graduate students in economic geology and tectonics, including a mentoring event and student poster contest with cash prizes. Abstract deadline is 1 April 2007.
[ complete details | financial assistance ]
Professional Grant Proposal Writing Workshop Presented by The Grant Institute, St. John's University–Manhattan Campus, New York, NY, 16-18 April 2007, 8:00 AM–5:00 PM.
[ information ]
Changing Glaciers — Changing Landscapes
GSA Geoventure — Glacial Geology & Climate Change.
21-28 July 2007 (8 days)
Trip Leader: Bruce Molnia, USGS.
Experience the unique, dynamic, and rapidly changing glaciers of south-central Alaska!
[ itinerary | details | USGS Alaskan glacier photos by Molnia ]
Geoinformatics 2007 - Data To Knowledge
The conference, co-sponsored by the GSA Geoinformatics Division, convenes 17-18 May in San Diego, California. Abstarcts deadline: 3 April.
[ learn more ]
2007 SECTION MEETINGS
It’s not too late to join friends and colleagues …
Communicating the Value of Geoscience
Congressional Visits Day, 1-2 May 2007. If you are interested in participating, please contact Jack Hess, GSA Executive Director, by 1 April.
[ learn more ]
A SAMPLING OF GSA IN THE NEWS
Read 2006 coverage summaries for GSA publications and meetings.
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