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The winning team from the Asia Pacific region – the China School of Petroleum in Beijing – was flown to New Orleans to compete against the winners of the other regions.

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Explorer Foundation Update

The AAPG Foundation Board of Trustees recently approved funding of $12,000 to support EXPLORER correspondent Susan Eaton’s Elysium Epic Expedition to Antarctica.

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Explorer Article

Most young professionals in AAPG fall within the Associate category, although they likely qualify for Active membership as a practicing geoscientist. In fact, there are currently over 5,000 Associates who qualify to become full-fledged Active members!

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Explorer Article

At this year’s Imperial Barrel Awards, the annual prospect/exploration competition for universities held during AAPG annual conventions, Moscow State University won first prize.

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Explorer Article

Graduate students representing Moscow (Russia) State University claimed the top prize as winners of this year’s Imperial Barrel Awards program, beating out in the finals nine other teams from geology and geophysical departments from around the world.

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Explorer Regions and Sections

industry sponsorships of IBA support a program that this year expanded to include students from 88 universities worldwide.IBA’s educational and career development features come from the data analysis and prospect presentation exercise, in the form of feedback from industry judges and networking with potential future employers. 

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Explorer Article

Bracket busting? Ten geology departments from around the world are set for this year’s Imperial Barrel Awards competition in Denver. Let the games begin.

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Explorer Article

AAPG’s rapidly expanding Student Expo program is off to a fast start this year that aims to repeat last year’s successes.

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Explorer Regions and Sections

In 2009 university teams from all over the world will once again compete in local Section or Region IBA competitions for the opportunity to attend the June AAPG Annual Convention and Exhibition in Denver – all travel and lodging expenses paid – where they will participate in the global IBA finals competition.

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Explorer Regions and Sections

A team of five graduate students representing the School of Geology and Geophysics at University of Oklahoma rose to the top level and won first place in the second annual IBA competition – but the 2008 AAPG Imperial Barrel Award program produced winners on all levels.

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