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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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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...

From the Editor - December 2019

December 2, 2019 - 12:49pm

Making Geologic Work Fun Fellow HGS members:It's hard to believe that we are approaching the end of another year. Time flies and appears to fly faster particularly when we have lots of things to do. The past month was eventful. Many events occurred which were either sponsored or co-...

From the President- November 2019

November 4, 2019 - 8:36am

Petroleum Exploration-- Then & NowDuring mid-October, I attended the Data Science & Analytics event that was organized by HGS NeoGeos and co-sponsored by the Society of Petroleum Engineers. Though much of what was discussed by the panelists was Greek to me (e.g. “microservices in...

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