Ain’t Got No Paleo!

Title: Ain’t Got No Paleo! Publication: The Outcrop, June 2006, p. 14 In order to broaden the education of geoscience and zoology students at Colorado State University, undergraduates have taken on the task of organizing a paleontology class for the Fall 2006 semester. This class will qualify as an upper division elective. The class will … More Ain’t Got No Paleo!

Boy Scouts on the Ridge: A Dinosaur Discovery Day

Title: Boy Scouts on the Ridge: A Dinosaur Discovery Day Sponsored by the Rocky Mountain Association of Geologists Date: May 6, 2006 (rain date May 13) Publication: The Outcrop, April 2006, p. 9 The Boy Scouts Geology Merit Badge has 13 requirements, and an average Dinosaur Discovery Day normally covers 5 of these. FoDR proposes to help … More Boy Scouts on the Ridge: A Dinosaur Discovery Day

Maps in Schools Effort Expanding: Can you help?

Title: Maps in Schools Effort Expanding: Can you help? Publication: The Outcrop, October 2007, p. 12 A grassroots effort is underway to plant the seeds of geologic curiosity by donating USGS Geologic Maps of Time and Terrain to schools across the country. As you may have read in the June AAPG Explorer, Owen Hopkins initiated the … More Maps in Schools Effort Expanding: Can you help?

RMAG Helps Dinosaur Ridge with Second Annual Boy Scout Day

Title: RMAG Helps Dinosaur Ridge with Second Annual Boy Scout Day Author: Clare Marshall Publication: The Outcrop, July 2007, p. 28-29 RMAG has sponsored “Dinosaur Discovery Days” at Dinosaur Ridge for many years. (A DDD is when the Ridge is closed to vehicular traffic, so visitors can wander around without worrying about getting hit by a … More RMAG Helps Dinosaur Ridge with Second Annual Boy Scout Day

CERI: Colorado Energy Research Institute – The First Three Years

Title: CERI: Colorado Energy Research Institute – The First Three Years Author: Dag Nummendal, Director Publication: The Outcrop, June 2007, p. 1, 6-7 The Colorado Energy Research Institute (CERI) was established by the Colorado Legislature (CRS-23-41-114) to develop energy-related research and educational programs for Colorado involving the public, government, industry and universities. After many years of … More CERI: Colorado Energy Research Institute – The First Three Years

Geologic Educational Resources are Now Available on the Internet

Title: Geologic Educational Resources are Now Available on the Internet Author: Elmo Brown Publication: The Outcrop, October 2009, p. 38 Now that the school year has begun, teachers, students and geologic professionals who have been asked to make presentations to classes or civic groups are looking for resource material. In the last year, the AAPG has … More Geologic Educational Resources are Now Available on the Internet

Campaign Launched to Endow Bruce Curtis Graduate Student Fellowship at CU

Title: Campaign Launched to Endow Bruce Curtis Graduate Student Fellowship at CU Publication: The Outcrop, December 2001, p. 18 This year a small group of Professor Bruce Curtis’s former students kicked off a campaign to endow the Bruce Curtis Graduate Student Fellowship in Geological Sciences at the University of Colorado. The committee has set a goal … More Campaign Launched to Endow Bruce Curtis Graduate Student Fellowship at CU

Can Coalbed Methane and Aquifer Development Co-Exist?

Title: Can Coalbed Methane and Aquifer Development Co-Exist? Authors: Laura L. Wray and Nicole V. Koenig, Colorado Geological Survey, and John P. Seidle, Sproule Associates, Inc. Publication: The Outcrop, December 2001, p. 1, 8 What geologist can resist the allure of an untested play? How about an untested coalbed methane (CBM) play, one that could be made … More Can Coalbed Methane and Aquifer Development Co-Exist?

Career Transition Workshop

Title: Career Transition Workshop Publication: The Outcrop, May/June 2001, p. 34 This workshop is presented by The American Association of Petroleum Geologists, The Division of Professional Affairs and The SIPES Foundation, in conjunction with the 2001 Annual Meeting. Sunday, June 3 rd at 8:30 a.m. — Marriott City Center The Workshop is FREE. A convention registration fee … More Career Transition Workshop