Why GSA Membership Is Important to Me

Real Reasons from Real Members

Let us know your reasons!

Chris Gellasch
Christopher A. Gellasch

GSA member since 1991

"The GSA short courses and field trips allow me to engage in lifelong learning and remain current in my field."

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Nazrul Khandaker
Nazrul Khandaker

GSA Member since 1985
GSA International Secretary

"Membership with GSA opens up a plethora of geoscience-related opportunities…"

Lewis Land
Lewis Land

GSA member since 1992

"The things I value most about my GSA membership are the opportunities it provides for professional interaction with other geoscientists and students…"

Jonathan G. Price
Jonathan G. Price

Member Since 1974; GSA Fellow since 1989; GSA President 2015-16

"I have appreciated my membership in GSA primarily because of the science—"

Maisie Richards
Mariah “Maisie” Richards

GSA member since 2010

"GSA, in the forms of inspiring programs, grants and awards, and beautiful rocks, has been there to help guide me along my winding path."

Tiffany Rivera
Tiffany Rivera

GSA member since 2006

"GSA is more than just a membership. It is a community of learners and scientists…"

Steven Semken
Steven Semken

GSA Member since 1988; GSA Fellow since 2014

"… because of the Society's long-standing support of effective practice and rigorous research in geoscience education."

Catherine Smith
Catherine Smith

GSA Member since 2013

"… be an active member. You never know when you are going to meet someone who can help you."

Susan Stover
Susan Stover

GSA Member Since 2010; GSA Fellow Since 2015

"GSA membership has enriched my life professionally and intellectually."

David Szymanski
David Szymanski

GSA Member since 1997; GSA Fellow since 2017

"Without a hint of hyperbole, becoming a member of GSA changed my life."

Kelsi Ustipak
Kelsi Ustipak

GSA member since 2011

"Membership with GSA has been an invaluable part of my growth as a geoscientist."