News and Announcements

The American Geological Institute (AGI) Workforce Program has released the second chapter, entitled Trends in Geoscience Education at Four Year Institutions, of the Status of the Geoscience Workforce report. Chapters 1 and 2 of this report are now available through the AGI website at
Tuesday, February 17, 2009 - 23:00
The American Geological Institute (AGI) Workforce Program has completed the report Status of the Geoscience Workforce 2009. The first chapter, "Trends in Geoscience Education from K-12 through Community College" of this comprehensive benchmark report is now available through AGI's website at
Thursday, February 12, 2009 - 23:00
The American Geological Institute (AGI) now carries the book, Association of American State Geologists Centennial History: 1908-2008 by James C. Cobb as part of its extensive catalog.
Tuesday, February 10, 2009 - 23:00
The American Geological Institute (AGI) has just released the latest edition of the GeoRef Thesaurus (ISBN 978-0-922152-82-7).
Tuesday, January 27, 2009 - 23:00
The Young Earth Scientists for Society (YES) network, an association of earth scientists under the age of 35 years representing geological societies from around the world, in collaboration with the International Year of Planet Earth (IYPE), is organizing a world congress for young earth scientists, policy makers, advisors and decision makers.
Thursday, January 22, 2009 - 23:00
AGI Geoscience Workforce analyst, Leila Gonzales will presenting a Betty Vetter Research Seminar on October 22, 2008.
Tuesday, October 21, 2008 - 00:00
The American Geological Institute (AGI), in conjunction with its Member Societies, is announcing the release of "Critical Needs for the Twenty First Century: The Role of the Geosciences."
Friday, October 10, 2008 - 00:00
Scientists from the American Geological Institute (AGI) and the U.S. Geological Survey will lead students at Langston Hughes Middle School in Reston, Va., in a hands-on exploration of earth science on No Child Left Inside (NCLI) Day on Oct. 14, 2008.
Tuesday, October 7, 2008 - 00:00
Historians have spent decades analyzing the military actions of the Civil War. Now geologists are having their say.
Friday, October 3, 2008 - 00:00
Larry D. Woodfork has been named the recipient of the 2008 Medal in honor of Ian Campbell. Woodfork will be presented this prestigious award at the Geological Society of America (GSA) Presidential Address Ceremony in Houston, Texas on October 4, 2008.
Wednesday, October 1, 2008 - 00:00