News and Announcements

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — The American Geosciences Institute (AGI) welcomes Keri A. Nutter as its new President Elect. Nutter, who was introduced in her new role along with President Jonathan Price and other members of the AGI 2022-23 Board of Directors earlier this month, is a continuing member of Board.

Friday, October 28, 2022 - 15:09

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — Because teachers play such a vital role in inspiring and preparing the next generation of geoscience leaders, the American Geosciences Institute (AGI) invites science educators to enter its upcoming competition for the 2023 Edward C. Roy Jr. Award for Excellence in K-8 Earth Science Teaching.

Friday, October 14, 2022 - 10:39

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — The American Geosciences Institute (AGI) is pleased to recognize Dr.

Sunday, October 9, 2022 - 18:23

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — The American Geosciences Institute (AGI) is pleased to recognize Dr. Lucile M. Jones, Founder and Chief Scientist of the Dr.

Sunday, October 9, 2022 - 18:21

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — The American Geosciences Institute (AGI) is saddened to share the news that colleague and friend Dr. William A. "Bill" Thomas passed away on October 1, 2022. Dr. Thomas had been serving as a Visiting Scientist at the Geological Survey of Alabama since 2010, and he was the James S.

Friday, October 7, 2022 - 13:58

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — The American Geosciences Institute (AGI) welcomes new members to the AGI Board of Directors and congratulates Dr. Jonathan G. Price as he takes office as AGI President. New and outgoing members of the Board of Directors are being recognized during the Friends of AGI Reception on October 10 at the GSA Connects 2022 conference.

AGI welcomes the following members to their roles on the Board of Directors:

Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 13:20

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — Colorado Senator John Hickenlooper will be among the featured speakers at "The American Geosciences Institute at 75: Implementing a Vision of Sustainability as a Unifying Geoscience Framework," a Special Session of the Geological Society of America's GSA Connects 2022 National Conference, 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m. MDT, Monday, October 10, 2002, in the Mile High Ballroom 2C, Colorado Convention Center, Denver, Colorado.

The session's kick-off speakers will include:

Wednesday, October 5, 2022 - 10:39

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — In collaboration with Earth Science Week program partners, the American Geosciences Institute (AGI) is pleased to invite students, educators, geoscience professionals, and others to participate in the "Earth Science for a Sustainable World" Webinar Series during Earth Science Week (October 9-15, 2022) and/or view recordings after the event.

Tuesday, October 4, 2022 - 15:46

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — The American Geosciences Institute (AGI) congratulates Ph.D. student Selena Martinez as the 2022 recipient of the AGI Scholarship for Advancing Diversity in the Geoscience Profession. This competitive scholarship provides $5,000 to support an underrepresented minority student for their transition into a geoscience graduate program.

Tuesday, September 20, 2022 - 09:11

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — Place your order for the 2022 Earth Science Week Toolkit today. The toolkit contains everything you need to prepare for Earth Science Week (October 9-15, 2022), which celebrates the theme "Earth Science for a Sustainable World." This year's toolkit includes:

Wednesday, September 7, 2022 - 15:22