NEXT MEETING: February 22nd, 2007
National AAPG - SEG Student Expo
March 15th - 17th University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK
April 1st - 4th Long Beach, CA
AAPG Student Membership
AAPG student dues sponsorship made possible by CHEVRON (Great way to become AAPG student member for free!!)
Download the form from the link above, print it, fill it, sign it, send it.
AAPG offers a crew of visiting geologists and distinguished lecturers that can visit USC to speak on several topics. Khandaker Zahid is the head of this project to bring a lecturer to USC for a special AAPG seminar ASAP.
Don't make your spring break plans just yet! A trip to Utah is in your future.
Rosanna McCroan is heading up the search for volunteer opportunities with the Red Cross and more.
- Adopt - A - Highway with the Geology Club and the USC Geophysical
- Planning a school blood drive
- Volunteer Opportunities for Katrina
Kayak or Water Rafting Trip
A Surf Kayak trip has been a topic of discussion for two semesters now. Those interested in planning surf kayaking or white water rafting can express their interest in the next meeting.
Conferences This School Year
AAPG eastern Section
September 16 - 18, Lexington, KY
London AAPG International Property and Prospect Exhibition
Royal Lancaster Hotel | London, UK
Contact: Peggy Pryor | Phone: 1-888-945-2274 ext. 618 or 1-918-560-2618
AAPG Mid-Continent Section Annual Meeting
September 9-11, 2007 • Wichita, Kansas
Join the AAPG student chapter to learn about a quick and easy way to get cash
for next semester! The Austin Weeks Grant is a grant up to $500 for one
undergraduate of the student chapter. Join us at the next meeting to find
Many ideas for fundraising have surfaced this year:
Sell grain size cards - These are small charts of actual grains depicting grain size for use in field work. Anyone in the sediment class will use a grain size chart many times, it is our goal to make these charts and sell them to students. This idea is in the works but anyone interested in this should come to our next meeting.
Member Rebates - AAPG gives student chapters a rebate for each member of the student chapter that is on the membership role. Who would have thought that you could raise money just by joining!
Faculty Advisor: David Barbeau
To join AAPG as a student for free fill out this form and return it to AAPG membership department in Tulsa, OK. Membership is free to students (made possible by CHEVRON sponsorship)
University of South Carolina
Department of Geological Sciences
American Association of Petroleum Geologists
Geological Society of America
American Geophysical Union
Society of Exploration Geophysicists
Univ. of South Carolina Geology Club
Executive Committee for 2006-2007:
|Vice President:||Ipsita Gupta|
|Faculty Advisor:||Dr. Dave Barbeau|
|Other Faculty Advisors:||
Dr. Chris Kendall
Dr. Jim Knapp
Contact us: Phone 803.777.3353,
803.777.2412 Fax: 803.777.6610 Email:
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