RMAG Foundation – Award for Excellence in Teaching Earth Sciences 2009

Title: RMAG Foundation – Award for Excellence in Teaching Earth Sciences 2009 Publication: The Outcrop, October 2009, p. 22 This is the ninth year that the Rocky Mountain Association of Geologists Foundation has honored a teacher that actively promotes excellence in teaching of earth science with its “Teacher of the Year Award.” The recipient receives a … More RMAG Foundation – Award for Excellence in Teaching Earth Sciences 2009

RMAG Foundation Honors Scholarship Winners

Title: RMAG Foundation Honors Scholarship Winners Author: Laura L. Wray, Foundation Trustee Publication: The Outcrop, July 2009, p. 24-25 The RMAG Foundation hosted 2009 scholarship winners and their guests at the Friday, May 15 RMAG luncheon. In addition to the established awards given this year, the Foundation wishes to recognize the generous gift of Jean and … More RMAG Foundation Honors Scholarship Winners

Science Fair Winners (2009)

Title: Science Fair Winners Publication: The Outcrop, June 2009, p. 20 The Colorado Science and Engineering Fair was held at the Lory Student Center of Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado, April 9-11, 2009. Each year, regional junior and senior high school winners from across Colorado participate in this event. The RMAG grants awards to … More Science Fair Winners (2009)

AAPG Imperial Barrel Award: The Results

Title: AAPG Imperial Barrel Award: The Results Author: Cat Campbell Publication: The Outcrop, June 2009, p. 17 The North Sea was this year’s field of evaluation for the Rocky Mountain Section AAPG Imperial Barrel Award competition. Teams from Colorado School of Mines and University of Colorado competed to convince the judges of the viability of the … More AAPG Imperial Barrel Award: The Results

Local Earth Science Teacher Receives National Award

Title: Local Earth Science Teacher Receives National Award Author: Norb Cygan Publication: The Outcrop, December 2001, p. 9 John McKinney, MPG 2001 Earth Science Teacher of the Year and the RMAG 2000 Teacher of the Year, has been awarded the $25,000 National Educator Award by the Milken Family Foundation. The prestigious award, announced Wednesday, October 10, … More Local Earth Science Teacher Receives National Award

First Norman H. Foster Memorial Scholarship Awarded

Title: First Norman H. Foster Memorial Scholarship Awarded Publication: The Outcrop, November 2001, p. 20 On September 21, 2001, at the regular RMAG Luncheon Meeting, the first Norman H. Foster Scholarship Award was presented. Norm Foster was one of RMAG’s most prestigious members. He was a leader in the Denver community, an outstanding and successful explorer, … More First Norman H. Foster Memorial Scholarship Awarded

Special Award 2001

Award Title: Special Award Awardee: A. Bruce Johnson Citation published in: The Outcrop, November 2001, p. 15 The Rocky Mountain Association of Geologists presents its 2001 Special Award to A. Bruce Johnson in recognition of his service on the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission. Bruce is a farmer, agricultural real estate broker, and owner of the Greeley firm … More Special Award 2001

Journalism Award 2001

Award Title: Journalism Award Awardee: Linda Flis Citation published in: The Outcrop, November 2001, p. 14 The Rocky Mountain Association of Geologists presents its 2001 Journalism Award to Linda Flis in recognition of her achievements in producing educational and historical videos in the field of geology and natural resources exploration. Linda received a Bachelor degree in Earth Science in … More Journalism Award 2001

Distinguished Public Service to Earth Sciences Award 2001

Award Title: Distinguished Public Service to Earth Sciences Award Awardee: Jack A. Murphy Citation published in: The Outcrop, November 2001, p. 13-14 The Rocky Mountain Association of Geologists presents the Distinguished Public Award to Jack A. Murphy in recognition of his commitment to earth science and public education. Throughout his career, Jack has worked tirelessly as a … More Distinguished Public Service to Earth Sciences Award 2001

Norman H. Foster Scholarship Fund Off to a Great Start!

Title: Norman H. Foster Scholarship Fund Off to a Great Start! Publication: The Outcrop, July 2001, p. 20-21 A memorial for RMAG member Norman H. Foster became a reality last year when the RMAG Foundation agreed to administer a scholarship fund in his name. Originally conceived and sponsored by the Geologic Study Group to which Norm … More Norman H. Foster Scholarship Fund Off to a Great Start!