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Texas Legislature Bills-Wise Report

February 13, 2019 - 3:33pm

The Wise Report  by  Henry M. Wise, P.G.February 2 and 9, 2019

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From the President- January 2020

January 1, 2020 - 12:00am

Exploring Other Worlds… Again..From President Jon Blickwede... I’ve been thinking about the geological component of space exploration this past year, for a few reasons. First, because 2019 marked the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. Second, one of my other recent activities...

From the Editor- January 2020

January 1, 2020 - 12:00am

Be Truly Open-Minded Happy New Year! Fellow HGS members- From Bulletin Editor Fang Lin.... I hope you all have had a great holiday season and are fully recharged for 2020.At the end of November, I went on vacation in China. First, I want to thank the HGS Editor-Elect Ceri...

Scholarship Committee Invites NASA Astronaut Feb 10

December 13, 2019 - 12:00am

The HGS Scholarship Night committee is pleased to announce that we are very fortunate indeed for HGS to be able to welcome Dr. Jessica Watkins, astronaut and geoscientist, to be our speaker for the HGS Scholarship night planned for Feb 10, 2020! The event will be held the Norris Center,...

From the President - December 2019

December 2, 2019 - 1:01pm

The Cactolith Discovered Happy holidays fellow HGS members!  Hope you have a wonderful time with family & friends during this season.For my column this month, I thought I’d update a story which I recounted in the October 2015 issue of the HGS Bulletin, when I served as...

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