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2015 Conference

Final Call for Papers

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Abstracts online

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2014 Conference DVD now available
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Doris Malkin Curtis Medal
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2014 Executive Council
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2015–2016 Ed Picou Fellowship Grant
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Dr. Shirley Dutton receives the Doris M. Curtis Medal at the 2014 GCAGS Convention

President J. Carl Fiduk presents the Doris M. Curtis Medal to Dr. Shirley Dutton. Read related story.

Shirley Dutton receives award

GCSSEPM volunteers at the Houston Museum of Natural Science for Earth Day Week

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2015 preliminary program

The preliminary program for the 2015 Bob F. Perkins Research Conference has been posted.

New contact info for Foundation

The office of the GCSSEPM Foundation has moved to southern California. The new phone number to contact the Foundation is 832-492-1763. Also, please note the following:

1. Our official email address is now gcssepm1@gcssepm.org. The old email address (gcssepm@comcast.net) will no longer work after August 31, 2014.

2. The organization's official mailing address, effective immediately, is:

2016 Peppermill Road
Houston, TX 77080-5541

All mail intended for the Executive Director should be addressed to:

611 Calle Paula
Solana Beach, CA 92075

Upcoming GCAGS Convention

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The 2014 GCAGS Convention will be held in Lafayette, Louisiana from October 5–7. The theme is "Survivor: The Gulf Coast." For more information, see www.gcags2014.com. GCSSEPM is a proud co-sponsor of the GCAGS Convention.

GCSSEPM Announces 2014 Distinguished Service Award, Doris M. Curtis Award, and Honorary Membership

We are proud to announce that David T. King, Jr. has received our 2014 Distinguished Service Award for significantly giving of his time to support the activities of the Section or Foundation.

Dr. Shirley P. Dutton has received our 2014 Doris M. Curtis Award for outstanding contributions to our understanding of the Gulf of Mexico Sedimentary Basin and other basins worldwide.

Dr. Brian Lock has earned Honorary Membership because of his long-term support of the activities of the Section and Foundation.

Please read the contributions of these honorees by following the links above!

2014 Research Conference CD is now Available for Purchase!

2014 CDThe 2014 Bob F. Perkins Research Conference DVD is available for purchase! This publication results from our 2014 technical conference, "Sedimentary Basins: Origin, Depositional Histories, and Petroleum Systems." Order your copy online.




Poster Competition Winners and Awards for the 2014 GCSSEPM Graduate Student Poster Contest Have Been Chosen!

See the winners of our inaugural graduate student poster contest!

2015 GCSSEPM Conference

Petroleum Systems in “Rift” Basins
OMNI Houston Westside, Houston, Texas

By popular demand, our annual conference will return to its usual early December schedule. Click here to learn more about the theme of the conference, submission deadlines, technical chairmen, and registration information.

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