Accessible GeoCorps Positions Available for Summer 2015


GeoCorps Positions Now Available for Summer 2015! Are you interested in doing geoscience in some of America’s most beautiful public lands? The Geological Society of America (GSA) has posted 125+ new GeoCorps America positions for summer 2015 on the GeoCorps website! Applications can be submitted … Continued

Geological Society signs Declaration on Diversity, Equality and Inclusion


By Sarah Day, Geological Society of London Writer  (@geowriter) The Geological Society has today made a commitment to improving diversity within the geosciences by signing the Science Council’s Declaration on Diversity, Equality and Inclusion. The Declaration on Diversity, Equality and Inclusion brings … Continued

Course Opens International Field Research to College Students with Disabilities


A UC researcher leads the trip that ends with participation in the Geological Society of America’s Annual Meeting. By: Dawn Fuller Phone: (513) 556-1823 A group of 15 graduate and undergraduate college students from the U.S. and Canada are packing for … Continued

June 2014 IAGD Newsletter


Dear Members and Friends of the IAGD: Welcome to the most recent news from the IAGD Community. Topics of the current issue: Greetings from the IAGD Director Nominations Sought for the IAGD Executive Committee AGI Fall Leadership Forum Events and … Continued

Geoscience Graduates in High Demand: Increasing Need for Advanced Access and Inclusion in Geoscience Training?


According to the latest Status of the Geoscience Workforce Report from the American Geoscience Institute, released May 2014, jobs requiring training in the geosciences continue to be lucrative and in-demand. Even with increased enrollment and graduation from geoscience programs, the … Continued

National Science Foundation Releases 2013 Report on Women, Minorities, and Persons with Disabilities in Science and Engineering


Women, Minorities, and Persons with Disabilities in Science and Engineering provides statistical information about the participation of women, minorities, and persons with disabilities in science and engineering education and employment. The formal report, now in the form of a digest, … Continued