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Current Issue 1ST Quarter 2011

Past Events

Dan Tearpock, Ethics/Professionalism, October 26, Dhahran Geological Society, Saudi Arabia

October 26, 2010, Ethics/Professionalism to the Dhahran Geological Society, Saudi Arabia, Dan Tearpock, DPA President, where approximately 120 people attended.

Past events

Bob Shoup speaks in KazakhstanBob Shoup presents “Black Belt Ethics”

Bob Shoup, Ethics Lecture, October, Kazakhstan

Bob Shoup, past DPA President and current Asia Pacific DPA Councilor, is getting the DPA message of “Ethics and “Professionalism” out in his region. Bob has developed a great talk called “Black Belt Ethics”. In October he gave the talk to a group of young professional members of SPE in Kazakhstan. He also gave the same talk in December in Bangkok, Thailand to a combined group including SEAPEX, Thailand SEG and the SPE Young Professionals. Thank you Bob for spreading the word about the DPA in the Asia Pacific Region.

November Mid-Year Meeting, Houston, Texas

Mid-Year meeting

DPA November Mid-Year meeting in Houston. Dan Tearpock, President, giving opening remarks for this mid-year, day-long meeting.

Mid-year meeting 2010

Paul Pausé, Secretary, reviewing minutes from the last meeting.

Mid-year meeting 2011

Councilors, officers, committee chairs working to define where the DPA is with regard to 2010-11 goals and what needs to be done during the remainder of this fiscal year.

Upcoming Events

Ethics Talks – Two luncheon talks on ethics equal 1 PDH credit for ethics.

These talks provide to all geoscientists, not just DPA members, an opportunity to reflect on an important part of our everyday career “Ethics and Professionalism”.

Jan 26
January 26, 2011, Houston Geological Society, Houston
Feb 20
February 20, 2011, Mississippi Geological Society, Jackson

Feb 9
Town Hall Meeting
Wednesday February 9, 2011, Shreveport, LA

DPA President Dan Tearpock will discuss the role of DPA and the benefits to becoming a Certified member of the Division of Professional Affairs.

April 10
April 10-13, 2011, Houston, TX

DPA program for Houston

May 8
2011 Pacific Section Meeting
May 9-11, Anchorage, AK

DPA program for Anchorage is:

June 5
2011 Southwest Section Meeting
June 5-7, Ruidoso, NM

Watch the events calendar for DPA events

June 25
2011 Rocky Mountain Section Meeting
June 25-29, Cheyenne, WY

Oct 25
23-26 October, Milan Italy

October 25, 2011, DPA Events