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News Releases from the KGS Concerning Events or Miscellaneous Topics

Feb. 25, 2014--Kansas Geological Survey Honors Outstanding Employee

Sept. 17, 2013--KGS Announces Release of 2013 Earth Science Week Toolkits

Sept. 3, 2013--Kansas Geological Survey Receives Grant to Preserve Drilling Records and Rock Samples

August 7, 2013--Cavernous Sinkhole in Western Kansas Likely Has Natural Cause

June 19, 2013--Kansas Geological Survey Honors Outstanding Students

Jan. 15, 2013--Kansas Geological Survey Scientist Honored by Geological Society

Nov. 26, 2012--Survey Scientist Named Geological Society of America Fellow

Oct. 31, 2012--Kansas Geological Survey Scientist Receives Achievement Award

Oct. 15, 2012--"SWITCH" Presentation

May 25, 2012--Kansas Geological Survey Honors Outstanding Students

March 5, 2012--KU Scientist Elected President of Professional Society

Jan. 12, 2012--Kansas Geological Survey Scientist Honored by Preeminent Scientific Society

Nov. 6, 2011--Information on Nov. 5-6, 2011, Oklahoma Earthquakes

Aug. 30, 2011--KGS Announces Release of 2011 Earth Science Week Toolkits

June 4, 2011--The Kansas Geological Survey Recognizes Outstanding Students

Oct. 13, 2010--Information on Oct. 13, 2010, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Earthquake

Oct. 7, 2010--KGS Announces Release of 2010 Earth Science Week Toolkits

July 22, 2010--Kansas Geological Survey Scientist To Receive Award for Publication

May 28, 2010--Kansas Geological Survey Recognizes Outstanding Students

Feb. 8, 2010--Rex Buchanan named interim director of Kansas Geological Survey

June 12, 2009--Kansas Geological Survey Recognizes Outstanding Students

Dec. 19, 2008--Kansas Geological Survey Geophysicist Receives Award

Nov. 25, 2008--Storing Carbon Dioxide Underground in Kansas Focus of Meeting

Oct. 9, 2008--Survey Deputy Director Named Geological Society of America Fellow

Sept. 29, 2008--KGS Announces Release of 2008 Earth Science Week Toolkits

June 25, 2008--Kansas Geological Survey Recognizes Outstanding Students

April 25, 2008--Survey Scientists Receive Grant to Develop Interactive Educational Tool

Feb. 11, 2008--KU Research Achievement Award to Rick Miller of Kansas Geological Survey

Jan. 8, 2008--Survey Scientist Named President Elect of Geological Society

Sept. 17, 2007--KGS Announces Release of 2007 Earth Science Week Toolkits

May 24, 2007--Kansas Geological Survey Recognizes Outstanding Students

March 1, 2007--Geological Society to Meet in Lawrence

Nov. 27, 2006--Mandel to Head Scientific Society

Oct. 16, 2006--Survey Scientist Named Geological Society of America Fellow

Sept. 11, 2006--KGS Announces Release of 2006 Earth Science Week Toolkits

July 5, 2006--Researchers to Discuss Carbon Dioxide Sequestration at Lawrence Meeting

May 25, 2006--Kansas Geological Survey Recognizes Outstanding Students

April 10, 2006--GIS Conference to Meet in Kansas City

Feb. 23, 2006--KU taps William Harrison to direct Kansas Geological Survey

Oct. 12, 2005--Franseen Named Head of KGS Stratigraphic Research Section

May 31, 2005--Survey Students Recognized

June 3, 2004--Survey Presents Student Awards

April 5, 2004--Geographic Information Specialists to Meet in Kansas City

Sept. 19, 2003--Earth Science Week Field Trip on Oct. 11

Sept. 18, 2003--Natural Gas Summit Set for October 2

July 1, 2003--International Biology Group to Meet in Lawrence

June 2, 2003--Survey Students Recognized

March 26, 2003--Geology Field Trip Set for May 3

Nov. 18, 2002--Survey Advisory Council to Meet in Hutch

Oct. 22, 2002--Energy Council to Meet on October 21

Oct. 3, 2002--KGS Section Wins International Geophysics Award

Aug. 30, 2002--Geology Field Trip Set for October 12

May 23, 2002--Survey Advisory Council to Meet in Lawrence

May 22, 2002--Survey Recognizes Outstanding Students

March 26, 2002--Survey Geologists Honored at National Meeting

March 15, 2002--Survey Field Trip Set for April 20

Feb. 19, 2002--Statewide Water Conference to be Held in Lawrence

Nov. 8, 2001--Reef Expert to Speak on Coastal Issues

Sept. 25, 2001--Survey Field Trip Set for October 13

Sept. 5, 2001--Seismic Software Donated to KU

Aug. 29, 2001--Two KGS Geologists to Receive National Public Service Awards

June 1, 2001--Survey Geologist Receives Mineralogical Society Award

May 31, 2001--Survey Recognizes Outstanding Students

May 31, 2001--Survey Geologist Recognized by Iowa State University

March 29, 2001--Kansas Survey Develops Web Site About Hutchinson Natural Gas

March 15, 2001--Paul Ehrlich to Speak in Lawrence

Feb. 7, 2001--Survey Scientists Complete Data Collection in Hutchinson, Begin Processing Results

Aug. 29, 2000--Survey Field Trip Set for Oct. 7

June 30, 2000--Wind Conference Blows into Kansas

May 15, 2000--Survey Advisory Council to Meet in Wichita

May 15, 2000--Survey Students Honored

Feb. 4, 2000--Information on Feb. 4, Rooks County, Kansas, Earthquake

Nov. 10, 1999--Survey Advisory Council to Meet in Lawrence

Oct. 4, 1999--Earth Science Week Recognized

Aug. 9, 1999--Survey Stand on Kansas Science Education Standards

Aug. 5, 1999--Geological Survey Researcher Receives International Award

July 14, 1999--Student Awards Presented by Geological Survey

May 20, 1999--Allison Named New Director of Geological Survey

March 17, 1999--Broadcaster Bill Kurtis to Speak at KU

Jan. 22, 1999--Gerhard Awarded Honorary Membership

Nov. 17, 1998--Survey Geologist Awarded Teaching Prize

Nov. 2, 1998--KU's Martin to Lecture on Birds and Dinos

Oct. 16, 1998--Geology Dept., Geological Survey Advisory Groups to Meet

Oct. 9, 1998--First Annual Earth Science Week Set for October

Oct. 7, 1998--Midwest Groundwater Subject of Upcoming Meeting

Aug. 24, 1998--Research on 1993 Flood Wins Award

Aug. 19, 1998--German Scientist to Lecture

July 6, 1998--KGS Director, State Geologist to Step Down

June 12, 1998--Energy Officials to Visit KU Campus

May 8, 1998--Geological Survey Students Recognized

May 6, 1998--Survey Advisory Council Meets at Emporia

Apr. 15, 1998--Seismic Software Donated to KU

May 23, 1997--Kansas Survey to Host Map Conference

May 7, 1997--Geological Survey Students Recognized

April 29, 1997--Kansas Geological Survey Advisory Council to Meet in Hays

Sept. 6, 1996--Short Course About the Net

June 21, 1996--Survey Students Recognized

April 26, 1996--Geologists Gather to Model Underground Geology

Dec. 1, 1995--Short Course will let Geologists Surf the Net

Oct. 13, 1995--Survey Completes Field Conference

Jul. 19, 1995--Short Course Will Let Geologists Surf the Net

May 4, 1995--Survey Advisory Council To Meet May 18 and 19, 1995

May 4, 1995--KGS Student Awards

Oct. 11, 1994--Survey Geologist Honored As Promising Young Paleontologist