Special Events

Presidential Address & Awards Ceremony

Saturday, 30 Oct., 7-9 p.m., Colorado Convention Center, Four Seasons Ballroom 4

GSA President Joaquin Ruiz speaks on:
"From the Core of the Earth to the Top of the Mountains:  A Renaissance in Earth Sciences"

The Presidential Address and Awards Reception follows the ceremony, 9:00 pm to 10:00 pm, CCC, Four Seasons Foyer. No ticket needed for entry.
[ view 2010 Medal & Award Winners ]


GSA Gold Medals

2010 GSA Gold Medal Lectures

Sunday, 31 Oct., 10 a.m.–noon, Colorado Convention Center, Room 605

About the GSA Gold Medal Lectures

“I’m glad that the series was viewed as a success and I will make attendance a regular feature at my future GSAs.”
—T. Mark Harrison, 2009 Day Medalist

Continue the celebration!
The GSA Presidential Address and Awards Ceremony on Saturday is just the beginning …

Please join us on Sunday for the GSA Gold Medal Lectures, a special event hosted by GSA to honor the 2010 Penrose, Day, and Donath medalists. The honorees are scheduled to give half-hour lectures reflecting on their scientific careers. GSA President Joaquin Ruiz will chair this event. No ticket needed for entry.

GSA Lunchtime Lectures

Sun.–Wed., 12:15–1:15 p.m., Colorado Convention Center, Room 103/105

The second year of GSA’s new Lunchtime Lecture series promises to be as good as the first! Please pencil these lunchtime events into your schedule and check coming issues of GSA Today for topic highlights.

Annual Geoscience Educators’ Social Reception

Saturday, 30 Oct., 5–7 p.m.
Colorado Convention Center, Lobby B

[ click here for details ]

Ticketed Functions

  1. Paleontological Society Reception Buffet
    Sat., 30 Oct., 5–8 p.m. CCC, Four Seasons Ballroom 1
    Professionals: $35; students: $10.
  2. National Association of Geoscience Teachers (NAGT) and GSA Geoscience Education Division Awards Luncheon
    Sun., 31 Oct., 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. Hyatt CCC, Capitol Ballroom 5-6-7
  3. AWG Breakfast
    Mon., 1 Nov., 6:30–8:30 a.m. CCC, Four Seasons Ballroom 1
    Professionals: $30; students: $15.
  4. Engineering Geology Division Luncheon & Awards Ceremony
    Mon., 1 Nov., noon–3:30 p.m. Hyatt CCC, Mineral Hall F-G
  5. History of Geology Division Luncheon & Business Meeting
    Mon., 1 Nov., noon–2 p.m. Hyatt CCC, Mineral Hall E
  6. Geoscience Information Society (GSIS) Luncheon
    Mon. 1 Nov. 12:30–2:00 p.m.  $42. Hyatt CCC, Capital Ballroom 2.
  7. Hydrogeology Division Luncheon, Awards, and Business Meeting
    Tues., 2 Nov., 11:30 a.m.–3 p.m., CCC, Four Seasons Ballroom 1
  8. MSA Awards Luncheon
    Tues., 2 Nov., 12:30–3 p.m. Hyatt CCC, Capitol Ballroom 4
  9. Joint Reception of MGPV with MSA/GS
    Tues., 2 Nov., 5:45–7:45 p.m. CCC, Four Seasons Ballroom 1
    Professionals: $10; students: $5.


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