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Enhance the professional growth and advancement of women in the geosciences
What's New? (updated September 2013)
START RENEWING OCT 1st FOR 2014 MEMBERSHIP! Read AWG 2013 President Anna Cruse's Renewal Letter. Download AWG 2013 Renewal/Membership Form or click here to pay on-line (using a credit/debit card). If you need assistance or have any questions, please contact the AWG office.
AWGF THANK YOU!
We recently learned that ConocoPhillips is making a dontation to AWG Foundation to help support our general fund. They have also agreed to pay for AWG Memberships for any employee of the COP Technology branch of ConocoPhillips. Thank you for all your support!
AWG DRAFT STRATEGIC PLAN!
AWG ACTIVITIES AT GSA - DENVER OCTOBER 2013
AWG Board of Directors' Meeting: October 25th -26th at the Crown Plaza hotel Downtown Denver.
AWG Networking Breakfast & Awards Ceremony
Monday, October 28, 2013
6:30 AM-8:30 AM
Denver Colorado Convention Center, Four Seasons Ballroom
Professionals: $29; Students: $15
(Note: student tickets are at a reduced rate thanks to funding through the AWG Foundation)
AWG Exhibit Booth: Booth 884
in the exhibition hall (Sun. Oct. 27th – Wed. Oct. 30th.) Please contact the AWG office (firstname.lastname@example.org ) if you are willing to help staff the booth!
T143. Geoscience Across Cultures and Communities: Benefits and Challenges of DiversitySession sponsored by the Association for Women Geoscientists (among other sponsoring organizations)
GSA Geology and Society Division; GSA Geoscience Education Division; GSA Diversity in the Geosciences Committee; National Association of Geoscience Teachers; Association for Women Geoscientists (AWG); National Association of Black Geoscientists (NABG); International Advisory for Geoscience Diversity (IAGD)
Marilyn J. Suiter, Richard C. Berg; The session is on people and practices that have contributed to our increasing understanding of the importance of the role of diversity in the geoscience profession.
Session No. 147; Monday, 28 October 2013: 9:00 AM-6:30 PM; Colorado Convention Center Hall D
THE ASSOCIATION FOR WOMEN GEOSCIENTISTS: SUPPORTING WOMEN AND INCREASING DIVERSITY WITH THE GEOSCIENCES
SCHEFFER, Aimee, Geology, ConocoPhillips, 600 N. Dairy Ashford PR 3060, Houston, TX 77079, email@example.com, HILLS, Denise J., Geol Survey of Alabama, P.O. Box 869999, Tuscaloosa, AL 35486-6999, JURDY, Donna M., Department of Earth and Planetary Science, Northwestern University, 1850 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL 60208-2150, and CRUSE, Anna, Samson Energy Resources, Tulsa, OK 74103 (147-5;389)
Session No. 286; Tuesday, 29 October 2013: 1:00 PM-5:00 PM; Colorado Convention Center Room 302
AWG has expanded its career services!
In addition to Job Web, which remains mostly academic, we now have Job Target. Through Job Target, AWG members can locate job postings pertinent to whatever sector of the geosciences in which they are interested.
Post your resume for free!
View job postings for free!
You can also access Job Target from the AWG homepage by clicking on the icons on the right hand side, or by clicking "Looking for a Job" on the main banner at the top of the homepage.
MentorNet Opens its Doors to Students from All Campuses
Visit AWG's peer mentoring page to learn more about this opportunity.
AWG 35th Anniversary Convention - AWG: A Lifetime of Leadership
Friday - Saturday, March 16 - 17, 2012
The event was a great success. For more details check out the convention website.
Check out the Convention Webpage for more details and final program.
Opportunities with AGI’s Government Affairs Program (GAP)
Visit the AWG Public Affairs web page for the latest information on AGI's GAP program.
Read the lastest issue of AWG E-news
Dear AWG Members, AWG website software has been changed. The login is your email and the password is Geowomen+first initial+last initial (Geowomenaa). The new software will guide you through the necessary steps. Please note that you must login to pay dues, search the directory, or make changes to your record. For best results use your Internet Explorer browser to view this website. Thank you, AWG Headquarters.
AWG Outstanding Educator Award
Is There a Women Geoscientist Professor Who Made a Difference in Your Life?
Please take the time to honor her by nominating her for the AWG Outstanding Educator Award.
Download the "Where are the Women Geoscience Professors?" workshop report from the NSF/AWG sponsored workshop