Welcome to Grand Junction!

Title: Welcome to Grand Junction! Author: Jay Scheevel, RMS AAPG 2012 General Chair Publication: The Outcrop, May 2012, p. 6-7 Great rocks, increased knowledge, and good friends: all good reasons to come to Grand Junction, Colorado this September 9 – 12 for the 2012 Rocky Mountain Section meeting of the AAPG. Located in the beautiful Grand Valley at … More Welcome to Grand Junction!

REE-Thinking the Future – 2011 CSM SEG Student Chapter Mini-Symposium on Rare Earth Element Geology

Title: REE-Thinking the Future – 2011 CSM SEG Student Chapter Mini-Symposium on Rare Earth Element Geology Author: Wesley S. Hall, President, CMS SEG Student Chapter Publication: The Outcrop, March 2012, p. 6-8 The seventeen elements that make up the lanthanides (atomic numbers 57-71), plus yttrium and scandium are considered rare earth elements (REEs), which are further divided into LREEs (La through … More REE-Thinking the Future – 2011 CSM SEG Student Chapter Mini-Symposium on Rare Earth Element Geology

RMS-AAPG Meets in Albuquerque

Title: RMS-AAPG Meets in Albuquerque Authors: Laura Wray and Donna Anderson Publication: The Outcrop, November 2000, p. 20 An intimate group of 230 geoscientists gathered in Albuquerque from September 17-20, 2000 for the annual Rocky Mountain Section meeting of AAPG. The technical program was diverse and well-received. Oral sessions featured the tectonics and petroleum potential of … More RMS-AAPG Meets in Albuquerque

Highlights of the 2000 AAPG Annual Convention, April 16-19, New Orleans

Title: Highlights of the 2000 AAPG Annual Convention, April 16-19, New Orleans Author: Terri Olson and Donna Anderson Publication: The Outcrop, June 2000, p. 12-13 What do you get when you combine 6900 people, a mile-long convention center, and the late-night attractions of Bourbon Street in New Orleans? A bunch of tired but happy geoscientists who recently … More Highlights of the 2000 AAPG Annual Convention, April 16-19, New Orleans

AAPG to Hold Prospect & Property Marketplace

Title: AAPG to Hold Prospect & Property Marketplace Publication: The Outcrop, April 2000, p. 9 The Prospect & Property Marketplace will be a cornerstone event for the 2000 AAPG Annual Convention, to be held April 16-19, in New Orleans. Prominently located near the entrance to the convention’s main exhibit hall, the Marketplace will attract the attention … More AAPG to Hold Prospect & Property Marketplace

Energy Epicenter Highlights

Title: Energy Epicenter Highlights Publication: The Outcrop, September 2008, p. 25 What was the highlight of the recent Energy Epicenter meeting for you? I thought the strong technical program was the highlight. A good upbeat electricity in the air, good exhibits (with lots of neat giveaways). –John Lorenz Most memorable thing for me: meeting and … More Energy Epicenter Highlights

Tobacco Root Geological Society 33rd Annual Field Conference

Title: Tobacco Root Geological Society 33rd Annual Field Conference Publication: The Outcrop, June 2008, p. 29 The Tobacco Root Geological Society, http://www.trgs.org, is a private, nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting the study of the geology of the northern Rocky Mountain Province. The TRGS’s 33rd annual field conference is being held in Red Lodge, Montana, July 31-August … More Tobacco Root Geological Society 33rd Annual Field Conference

The AAPG Rocky Mountain Section Meeting 2007: High in Snowbird

Title: The AAPG Rocky Mountain Section Meeting 2007: High in Snowbird Author: Terri Olson Publication: The Outcrop, December 2007, p. 6-7 Introduction Who would have predicted even five years ago that the hot topic at a section meeting in the Rocky Mountains would be shales? More than 640 people attended the Rocky Mountain Section meeting of … More The AAPG Rocky Mountain Section Meeting 2007: High in Snowbird

56th Annual RMS-AAPG Meeting, October 7-9, 2007

Title: 56th Annual RMS-AAPG Meeting, October 7-9, 2007 Author: Stephanie Carney, Publicity Chair, RMS-AAPG Convention Committee Publication: The Outcrop, September 2007, p. 1, 6 The 2007 RMS planning committee invites you to join us for the 56th Annual Meeting of the Rocky Mountain Section of the AAPG! This year’s “rendezvous” will be held at the beautiful … More 56th Annual RMS-AAPG Meeting, October 7-9, 2007

Highlights of the 2007 Annual AAPG Convention

Title: Highlights of the 2007 Annual AAPG Convention Authors: Terri Olson, Donna Anderson, and Laura Wray Publication: The Outcrop, June 2007, p. 32-33 Palm trees, sea breezes, fresh seafood-all were welcome attributes of the latest MPG annual meeting in Long Beach, CA, in April. Attendance exceeded 5300 people, including many students and newly hired young geologists. … More Highlights of the 2007 Annual AAPG Convention