The YES Network, with the support of the American Geological Institute (AGI), the Geological Society of London (GSL), and the Geological Society of America (GSA) is conducting a study to determine the key decision points in the career pathways for early-career geoscientists (from university through 10 years post-graduation).
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Tuesday, August 24, 2010 - 00:00
The Earth Science Week 2010 Toolkit offers students, educators, and the public a wealth of educational materials focusing on the theme of Earth Science Week 2010 (October 10-16): "Exploring Energy." The latest edition of this educational resource is now available through the American Geological Institute (AGI).
Tuesday, August 17, 2010 - 00:00
The Karst Waters Institute has joined the American Geological Institute as the Federation's 47th Member Society.
Monday, August 16, 2010 - 00:00
The American Geological Institute (AGI) will be co-chairing a session with the YES Network at the 2010 American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting (13-17 December 2010) on creating professional development resources for early-career geoscientists.
Monday, August 9, 2010 - 00:00
EARTH Magazine is now available as a free app on the Android mobile platform (requires Android 1.6 or later).
Tuesday, July 13, 2010 - 00:00
The American Geological Institute (AGI) is pleased to announce that it has re-launched its geoscience profession newsletter, GeoSpectrum.
Thursday, June 10, 2010 - 00:00
The American Geological institute (AGI) is sponsoring three national contests in conjunction with Earth Science Week 2010, celebrating the theme of "Exploring Energy," October 10-16.
Wednesday, June 2, 2010 - 00:00
The American Geological Institute (AGI) is pleased to announce Dr. Elwyn Griffiths as the 2010 recipient of the William B. Heroy Jr. Award for Distinguished Service to AGI.
Wednesday, May 26, 2010 - 00:00
Author Steven M. Testa will hold a book signing for "One Man's Planet: Earth in Today's Political Culture," at the 2010 joint annual meetings of the Geological Society of America Cordilleran Section and the American Association of Petroleum Geologists Pacific Section with Western Region SPE held in Anaheim, California.
Monday, May 24, 2010 - 00:00
The American Geological Institute's (AGI) newest publication, "One Man's Planet: Earth in Today's Political Culture" by Stephen M. Testa is now available for the Kindle.
Monday, March 15, 2010 - 00:00
Jason Pittman, lead science resource teacher at Hollin Meadows Science and Math Focus School in Alexandria, VA, has been named the 2010 recipient of the Edward C. Roy Jr. Award for Excellence in K-8 Earth Science Teaching.
Thursday, March 4, 2010 - 23:00
The American Geological Institute (AGI) Workforce Program is hosting a free webinar co-sponsored by the Australian Institute of Geoscientists (AIG) March 2, 2010 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm EST.
Monday, February 22, 2010 - 23:00
Today's winter storm expected to impact the Mid-Atlantic is being described as "historic." But really, how do we know? Is just the total amount of snow important, or is it how it affects people? EARTH Magazine Online takes a special look at NOAA's efforts to categorize snowstorms - similar to the rankings of other natural disasters - and to measure their effects on society.
Thursday, February 4, 2010 - 23:00
The American Geological Institute (AGI) has released a new video entitled ?This is AGI? available on the AGI website.
Wednesday, February 3, 2010 - 15:05
The American Geological Institute is pleased to announce the winners of the 2009 Earth Science Week (ESW) competitions and the International Year of Planet Earth-ESW photo competition.
Tuesday, January 26, 2010 - 23:00
The American Geological Institute is pleased to announce the upcoming release of a new publication, One Man's Planet: Earth in Today's Political Culture by Stephen M. Testa.
Monday, January 11, 2010 - 23:00
The American Geological Institute Workforce Program is holding a free webinar on January 26th from 1:30 ? 2:30 pm EST linking AP courses and earth science literacy with college and university department sustainability as part of the GeoConnection Webinar Series.
Sunday, January 10, 2010 - 23:00
The American Geological Institute (AGI) is pleased to announce the theme of Earth Science Week 2010: "Exploring Energy."
Thursday, January 7, 2010 - 23:00
Does someone you know teach earth science to students between kindergarten and eighth grade? Do they excel in their teaching through leadership and innovation, bringing new ideas and approaches to teaching about our planet? If so, they may be eligible for the Edward C. Roy Award for Excellence in K-8 Earth Science Teaching. Given annually, this award recognizes one classroom teacher nationwide for his or her leadership and innovation in earth science education.
Monday, January 4, 2010 - 23:00