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Upcoming Fundraiser: AEG Foundation Golf Tournament!

From the AEG Foundation Golf Tournament website
The Association of Environmental & Engineering Geologists (AEG) Foundation is hosting its first annual golf tournament fundraiser on Monday, September 11, during the AEG Annual Meeting in Colorado Springs, Colo. In support of AEG, the AEG Foundation provides over 10 scholarships to students, and a number of professional programs for geoscientists.

AGU: Five Reasons to Engage During Congress' August Recess #policy #districtdays

U.S. Capitol dome with American flag
As Congress enters into its August Recess, the American Geophysical Union (AGU) wants to see geoscientists use this opportunity visit during "District Days." Not sure if you're up to the challenge? AGU has you covered with Five Reasons that you can, and should, engage!

The Value of Geoscience Communication discussed in GSA's Blog #SciComm

GSA Science Communication Word Cloud. Image Credit: GSA
One of EARTH Magazine's Correspondents, among many other publications, Terri Cook discusses the value of Geoscience Communication, especially where journalists and scientists can help each other out, in the Geological Society of America's (GSA) "Speaking of Geoscience" blog.

AGI Welcomes First Member Society Scholar-in-Residence, Pranoti M. Asher, Ph.D.

The American Geosciences Institute is excited to welcome Pranoti M. Asher, Ph.D., from the American Geophysical Union (AGU) as its first Member Society Scholar-in-Residence. As the Scholar-in-Residence, Asher will continue her current work with AGU while sharing her talents with AGI staff and advancing programs that support geoscience students and the broader community.

AGU Fall 2017 Virtual Poster Showcase #geoscience #highered

Virtual Poster Showcase flyer

The American Geophysical Union (AGU) announced the registration and abstract submission period is open for the Fall 2017 Virtual Poster Showcase (VPS). Traditionally, some students are unable to participation in traditional conferences due to timing or financial constraints and missing out on valuable resume building experience. VPS was launched as a way to give all students the opportunity to present their research to the broader scientific community via a virtual platform. AGU is also seeking volunteers to help judge the competition. The deadline to participate is September 30, 2017. Read past Geotimes Posts on the Virtual Poster Showcase here

Find the #Mining in Society Merit Badge at the Boy Scout Jamboree this Summer

The Boy Scouts of America Mining in Society Merit Badge
For scouts attending this summer's Boy Scout Jamboree, check out the the Society for Mining and Metallurgy Inc. (SME) booth which will feature their Mining in Society Badge! The badge was launched at the 2014 SME Annual Conference and Expo in Salt Lake City, Utah and has been a success ever since.

ASLO & CASS Write Letters in Support of Science Funding #policy


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