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Texas A&M University Geology and Geophysics Society

Public Profile

About This Organization

Abbreviation(s):
Texas A&M G&G Society, G&G Society, G&G
Purpose:
The Texas A&M University Geology and Geophysics Society seeks to promote interest and knowledge of geology and geophysics by connecting students, faculty, and industry. G&G balances social and professional interactions to provide students with occasion not only to unwind in the company of their peers, but also to discover new professional and academic opportunities in the geosciences thanks to our regular guest lecture schedule. Students will enjoy a regular mix of fun activities and formal presentations, along with free food and snacks, all in the comfort of our own second home: Halbouty!
Year Founded:
1994
Membership Dues:
$35 for 2 semesters or $25 for 1 semester (each membership includes a free member shirt)
Admits Members:
Membership is not required for attendance at any/all meetings, however dues for official membership are open Sept-Nov and Spring Semestre
Meeting Locations:
Halbouty 101 unless otherwise specified

Public Contact Information

Public Contact Name:
J.T. Bowling
Public Contact E-mail Address:
tamuggsociety@gmail.com
Public Contact Phone Number:
8329544636

Group Contact Information

Organization Web Site:
http://ggsociety.org
Organization E-mail Address:
tamuggsociety@gmail.com

Organization Associations

Academic Department:
College of Geosciences
Non-Academic Department:
None

Membership

Approximate membership of the organization:
31-50
Membership policies:
  • Our organization accepts undergraduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts graduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts faculty/staff as members
  • Our organization accepts community members as members
Weekly time committment required of organization members:
0-3 Hours
Membership intake process:
Open

Events

Community Service Projects:
Once per year
Fundraising Events:
Never
Speakers/Lectures:
Three or more times per semester
On-Campus Social Events:
Once per semester
Off-Campus Social Events:
Once per semester
Hosting Conferences:
Never
Sponsoring Special Events (Concerts, one-time events, etc.):
Never
New Member Orientation/Training:
Never
Events with Alcohol:
Never
In-State Travel:
Never
Domestic US Travel:
Never
International Travel:
Once per year