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Important Information Regarding the Sunset Advisory Commission

August 15, 2018 - 8:32am

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Watch Videos from the HGS Flood Conference!

August 4, 2018 - 6:30pm

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Guest Night at the Wiess Energy Hall

June 26, 2018 - 4:59pm


HGS Teacher of Year Jody Gibson

April 23, 2018 - 11:07am

HGS Teacher of Year Jody Gibson

Recent Blog Posts

From the Editor- September 2018

September 6, 2018 - 11:18am

The Year AheadGreetings from this year’s Houston Geological Society Bulletin.  This will be our second year as primarily an electronic publication.  The first year was focused on keeping all the familiar features of the past hardcopies, in a form accessible from your computer....

From the President- September 2018

September 5, 2018 - 12:00am

What we did this summer…Welcome back to a new year of the HGS Bulletin after the summer break!  In case you’re wondering why I am saying this in September, you will remember from paying your dues that our fiscal year is from July 1 to the end of the next June and our Bulletin takes a...

From the President- June 2018

June 4, 2018 - 11:57am

The Ramble...I must apologize in advance for the President’s column this month. It is a bit of a ramble but I hope it will make sense to you by the end.It seems like only yesterday that I took the HGS rock hammer gavel from retiring President John Jordan and began my year as President....

From the Editor- June 2018

June 3, 2018 - 12:00am

Tell the Story SimplyI have come to realize over the past year that much of what we do as geoscientists is evaluate disparate data types and reconstruct a vision of the subsurface based on how we interpret what is recorded in the rock record. What we may spend less time doing is thinking...

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