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Can anything be done about negative perceptions of the oil and gas industry? The Oklahoma Energy Resources Board is trying to prove the answer is 'yes.'

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Explorer President’s Column

My commute to the office from my house in Houston takes 30-45 minutes to travel five miles during rush hour traffic. As I sat in 'gridlock' recently, I recalled a very interesting conversation with Bob (not his real name) whom I met on the North Slope of Alaska at Kupark Field (adjacent to Prudhoe Bay).

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Students studying in geosciences-related disciplines still have time to sign up for the 2003 AAPG/SEG Spring Student Expo, which will be held at the Sarkeys Energy Center on the University of Oklahoma main campus in Norman, Okla., on March 14-15.

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Explorer Emphasis Article

A recent geologic study may shed light on the New Madrid, a mid-western U.S. seismic zone that is much discussed but little understood.

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Explorer Geophysical Corner

This month's column is titled '3-D Seismic Sweeps Through Time.'

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Explorer Article

Quiz time: Why does the Middle East have all the oil? (Careful, this might be a trick question.)

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Explorer Article

Think Spring ... Student Expo that is. Make your plans today.

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Explorer Article

Shaking all over? One geologist who has been studying Missouri's New Madrid seismic zone believes the origin of the earthquakes there lies beneath the Gulf of Mexico.

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Explorer Article

What can geologists do when their professional interests and politics intersect?

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Explorer Article

Everyone in downtown Hutchinson, a city of 40,000 in central Kansas, heard or felt the explosion Wednesday morning, Jan. 17, 2001. Natural gas burst from the ground under Woody's Appliance Store and the adjacent Décor Shop, blowing out windows in nearby buildings. Within minutes, the two businesses were ablaze.

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Chief Scientist, Energy and Minerals - University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Principal Research Scientist, Geology - Illinois State Geological Survey in the Prairie Research Institute at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign ISGS is seeking to hire a Chief Scientist, Energy and Minerals (Principal Research Scientist, Geology) to provide leadership, clear scientific vision, and direction to the sub-disciplines and staff members engaged with the ISGS's energy and minerals programs.

Director, Bureau of Economic Geology and State Geologist of Texas

The Jackson School of Geosciences (JSG) at the University of Texas at Austin (UT) seeks a new Director for the Bureau of Economic Geology (Bureau), the oldest (1909) and second largest (~250 FTE) organized research unit at UT (https://www.beg.utexas.edu/ ). The role of the Director is multifaceted, serving as the chief executive of this dynamic geoscience research unit, which is also the State Geological Survey of Texas. The Director is the State Geologist of Texas.

Jamie Ann Woolsey Jamie Ann Woolsey President (2020-2023) PQ GeoConsulting (479) 650-5067
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Nathan Alan Randolph Nathan Alan Randolph Vice President (2019-2023) Pablo Energy II, LLC (806) 350-3493
John A. Brett, III John A. Brett, III Secretary (2019-2023) Brett Exploration, LLC (405) 620-3000
Tara Lynn Benda Tara Lynn Benda Treasurer (2019-2023) Equus Energy Partners (918) 513-1854

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