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Asia Pacific Blog

At the recently-concluded AAPG International Convention and Exhibition in Denver, our Indonesian schools again scooped top awards.

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Explorer Foundation Update

The number of Grants-in-Aid applications for this year’s cycle of awards once again was tremendous. The Foundation is awarding $239,000 to 121 master’s and doctoral students studying various fields of geoscience – more than any year before in number of dollars granted.

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Explorer Article

AAPG members in the Caribbean now receive special recognition thanks to a bylaws amendment approved at the House of Delegates meeting held in Denver, Colo. on May 31 during the AAPG Annual Convention and Exhibition.  

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Explorer Policy Watch

AAPG Congressional Visit Days (CVD) are held annually in the spring in Washington, D.C. – and I was fortunate to participate this past March, adding the perspective of a graduate student to the event.

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Explorer Article

The semi-finals are completed. Twelve teams from around the world have their eyes set on Denver to participate in the finals of the 2015 AAPG/AAPG Foundation Imperial Barrel Award competition.

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Latin America Blog

Telpico Colombia LLC's donation, a perpetual subscription to AAPG Datapages, provides access to 145,000 publications for students, faculty and visitors to Colombia's largest educational institution.

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Latin America Blog

This year's competition featured a virtual round, with 17 universities participating via WebEx. Four teams advanced to the Semifinal round in Trinidad and Tobago, where students from Simón Bolívar University, of Caracas, Venezuela were named Latin America Region champions.

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Latin America Blog

The AAPG Latin america Region winners for the Imperial Barrel Award of 2015 are from Simon Bolivar University.

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Canada Blog

The AAPG DPA Playmaker Forum debuted in Canada on March 31 through collaboration among AAPG, the AAPG Division of Professional Affairs and the Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists (CSPG).

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Middle East Blog

AAPG's Imperial Barrel Award (IBA) Program is an annual prospective basin evaluation contest for geoscience students from universities around the globe. The participants analyze geological, geophysical, land, economic and production data in a real world scenario. The IBA regional and section competition winners qualify to compete against each other in the international finals during the Annual Convention & Exhibition (ACE), taking place in the USA, for a chance to win scholarship funds for their school.

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