November 2021 Bulletin

President’s Letter – November 2021

Friends and colleagues,

I hope everyone had a safe and spooky Halloween weekend. It’s perhaps moot to comment on how quickly the year has flown by as we embark off into the holiday season, but I wish everyone well—especially as the leaves begin to drop and the ducks [hopefully] begin to fly down.

I’ve spoken . . . → Read More: President’s Letter – November 2021

Application for SIPES Scholarship – 2021

Print and fill out the application. Remit your completed application to the address on the second page.

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Fall BBQ Party

Tickets available HERE

Please note that each ticket is protein specific, so please make sure that you’re happy with your choice.


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October 2021 Bulletin

President’s Letter – September 2021

Greetings on the new LGS season!

Before we tear off into the 2021-22 season, I wanted to give our customary yearend report for last season. I will not belabor the obvious, 2020-21 was a weird season. Yet, despite the obvious challenges, there was some good news!

The LGS board decided early last season that if . . . → Read More: President’s Letter – September 2021

September 2021 Bulletin

LGS Luncheon April 2021

Date: April 21st

Time: 11:30AM – 2:00PM

Location: The Petroleum Club of Lafayette


Redeposition of Microfossils related to Mega-Tsunami Events as analogs for deepwater deposition

The large amplitude of mega-tsunami waves creates a devastating erosional effect on the continental shelf and shorelines resulting in a large amount of fine-grained material swept . . . → Read More: LGS Luncheon April 2021

April 2021 Bulletin

President’s Letter – April 2021

To friends and colleagues,

Happy Easter! I hope everyone had a safe and enjoyable weekend. After all the detritus from the winter freeze, it’s been great to see the azalea’s in bloom around town. Hopefully the colorful exuberance seen outside is a good metaphor for the general optimism felt toward a return to pre-Covid activities.

. . . → Read More: President’s Letter – April 2021