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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

Nomination for HGS Teacher of the Year Award

January 28, 2019 - 10:56am

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

HGS YouTube Channel has over 1000 subscribers

January 16, 2019 - 3:48pm

We recently found out that the HGS YouTube channel has 1000 subscribers,  crossing an important m...

New Committee Chairs Create a Buzz!

January 16, 2019 - 2:34pm

HGS leadership welcomes new committee chairs who stepped up in 2018 and continue through this com...

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From the Editor- April 2019

April 2, 2019 - 9:05am

Information EverywhereWe just finished a busy month, filled with several HGS and other programs.  March began with the initial HGS Subsurface Intelligence and Analytics Applied Geoscience Conference.  The growing awareness of machine applications which can provide fresh ways to...

From the President- April 2019

April 2, 2019 - 9:01am

Doing more, faster, with fewer people, and the job outlook for careers in geology It seems that not a day goes by that there isn’t a report of some new machine assuming tasks formerly performed by people. General news often reports new automation on manufacturing assembly lines or...

From the Editor- March 2019

March 7, 2019 - 4:06pm

Find Your Passion, Find Your Niche  The above words were spoken by Bobby Ryan at the recent HGS Scholarship Night, during his presentation and discussion with Cindy Yeilding. I encourage you to listen to it if you were not there, on the HGS YouTube channel (https://www.youtube.com/...

From the President- March 2019

March 7, 2019 - 12:43pm

Alternative Universes  I attended the DUG Haynesville Conference in Shreveport last week on February 20.  It was an upbeat conference highlighting the second act of the Haynesville plays starting after the recent downturn. The play has come back with better production than...

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