Lawrence Geology Alumni
FROM POLE TO POLE:
BY THE ACHIEVEMENTS OF ALBERT P. CRARY '31
Albert P. Crary
- First Announcement: PDF
(Winter 2009 newsletter)
- Second Announcment: HTML
(emailed on June 7, 2010)
- To ensure that you are on
mailing list for
SLUGAC announcements - please send email to Sarah
with your email address.
- If you are interested in
talk please let us ( Sarah
Please let us ( Sarah
know if you are interested in attending.
- Registration Form: ( Fill-in
We are looking
into the possibilites of child care during the sessions - if you are in
need of child care, please email Sarah
so we can try to plan accordingly.
are looking into going
digital with the proceedings this time around. Some of the guidelines
are different than in the past.
abstract for the proceedings.
Submit brief description of yourself
- Please attach a 1 page
abstract about your talk to the
email message (or paste it into the body of the message).
addition: Please give a brief
summary of your abstract for the printed program. This should be no
more than 300 characters.
- Subject of the email:
"SLUGAC 7 Abstract"
for the proceedings.
15, 2010 Current
10, 2010 (the sooner the
- Please send this whether
not you intend to submit a resume.
- Please send a brief
description of yourself for the printed materials.
This will be
to the students ahead of time (and alumni at the conference) to give
everyone an idea of what it is you do or have done. This may be most
useful to the students to let them know who is coming and be more
comfortable with whom they want to ask questions during the conference
- Suggested Format:
- Name 'XX, (majors;
Masters in X at University Y, PhD in X at University Y.
Currently hold position X at Company doing XXX. In
the past I have done work in XXXX and XXXX. Contact Info
- The idea is to let the
students know what type of geology or other things you have done since
leaving SLU but in a succinct a way as possible. Even if you
are not a traditional geologist, it is still important to send this in.
Those of us not doing geology are able to highlight the types
of things you can still do with a liberal arts degree in geology and
perhaps how the geology training makes you do that differently.
- WHO: Current Students and
Alumni who wish to have their resume in the proceedings
resumes let the current students see the various paths we have taken in
our education and careers to give them an idea of the variety of
options out there. Students will also have alumni contact
information to be able to ask questions. Student resumes will serve to
introduce you to the alumni as well as advertise yourselves to alumni
who may have job or internship possibilities in the future.
- Please attach a 1-2
page resume in text or
MS word format to the email message. Some reformatting may
- Subject of the email:
"SLUGAC 7 Resume"
Elberty, Jr. Medal
- William T. Elberty, Jr. Medal
Deadline: July 15, 2010
- Letters of Nomination
be sent to electronically or by US
Subject: SLUGAC7: WTE Medal Nomination
William T. Elberty, Jr. Medal
11540 Clematis Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15235
T. Elberty, Jr. Memorial Medal Auction
- If you have items to
donate to the auction, please let us
know and we will post information here ahead of time.
- Please bring what ever
have that you think your fellow
alums will pay for - geology related, SLU memorabilia, books, etc.
- Here is
the University's list of places to stay
- Do you want a roommate
the weekend to split hotel
Sarah to be put on a
of names and contact info.
You can then contact
people on the list and see about sharing a room.
helping younger alums
- Are you driving and
willing to help someone else get the
Canton? We do have some younger alumni who would like to attend, but
are limited on travel funds or possibilities. If you are interested in
picking someone up along the way or if you need a ride, or want to
carpool let Sarah McElfresh know and she will put alumni in touch with
each other and have a list linked from the SLUGAC 7 website.
- Need Financial
Incentive to attend?
- Receive $10 off your
registration fee for each SLUGAC you've
attended up to $30.
- Young Alumni
Registration Fee Support
- Are you interested in
donating to a fund to help young alumni
- We are setting up a
to help alumni who have
graduated within the past 3 years of the current SLUGAC to help with
registration fees. Please let Mark or Sarah know.
- If you are a young alum
need of registration fee support,
please talk to Mark or Sarah.
- Maps of Campus
- You'll want to park in J
LOT which is off of Park
Street. From the lot is a path up to Flint Hall
(#68 on the
campus map) - go straight into the building, go through 2 doors to get
to a set of stairs, go up the stairs to get to the main level (now in
Valentine Hall (#70
on campus map)) turn right and go to the
of the hall - You'll enter into Brown Hall (#63 on campus map) and
Bloomer Auditorium where the presentations will be is in the back
- Conference Chairs:
Erickson and Sarah McElfresh '98
- Papers Chairs:
Cunningham '98 and Sarah McElfresh '98
- Publicity Chair:
- Intent to
present a talk or attend: ASAP
- Abstract Submission
July 15, 2010
- W.T. Elberty Medal
July 15, 2010
Resume Submission deadline: August
- Alumni Brief
Description deadline: September 1,
Registration: September 1, 2010
- Current Student
Submission deadline: September 10,
- Conference Dates: October