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HGS Short Course on Seismic Attributes Educates Geologists about Petroleum Geophysics

March 12, 2018 - 2:51pm

HGS Short Course on Seismic Attributes Educates Geologists about Pe...

Student Scholarship Night Dazzles!

February 21, 2018 - 4:17pm

The Houston Geological Society held an exciting Scholarship NIght February 12th 2018 hosted by Pa...

HGS Officer Candidates for Upcoming Election

February 16, 2018 - 4:54pm

HGS President John Adamick officially announced the slate of candid...

Nomination for HGS Teacher of the Year Award is open

January 18, 2018 - 9:50am

The HGS Teacher of the Year has been established to honor individua...

Become a Volunteer for the HGS!

January 12, 2018 - 11:08am

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Recent Blog Posts

From the President- March 2018

March 1, 2018 - 10:39am

Conference Call…This month’s column focuses on the quality technical conferences provided to the industry each year by the HGS. If you have been a geoscientist for any length of time in our industry you have undoubtedly been inundated with opportunities to participate in many conferences...

From the Editor- March 2018

March 1, 2018 - 10:28am

Super Basins…The Oily Places....By Brian Horn...Recently IHS Market developed the idea of a Super Basin as a basin that has produced over 5 billion barrels of oil equivalent (BBOE) and has an additional 5 BBOE in remaining reserves. We all are familiar with many of these places: Gulf of...

From the Vice-President- February 2018

February 13, 2018 - 12:17pm

….Moving Forward by V.P. Bob WienerI will briefly touch on three areas that are “Moving Forward”:  the HGS Dinner and Lunch meetings taking place through spring 2018, volunteerism and our Society, and the oil industry in general.The January HGS General Dinner presentation by David...

From the President- February 2018

February 1, 2018 - 12:00am

Let’s Get Social (Media)…The topic of my column as you may have guessed from the title is social media. I’m going to try and tell you everything you need to know about social media within the HGS. This is not as easy as it sounds since I am somewhat of a neophyte in this area. But, social...

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