Network to Expand your Community!
Most professional organizations offer substantially discounted membership dues and meeting fees for students (some continue these discounted rates for several years post graduation). Membership is a great investment for your long-term career.
2013 American Geophysical Union (AGU) Joint Assembly Meeting exhibit hall
Discipline Focused Scientific Societies
Participating in local, national, and international networks, despite potential negative connotations, offers valuable connections with colleagues, peers, mentors, and friends. These networks expand your exposure to diverse research and grant opportunities, including those tailored for undergraduates.
- American Association of Petroleum Geologists
- American Institute of Professional Geologists
- American Geophysical Union
- American Geosciences Institute
- American Meteorological Society
- American Society of Limnology and Oceanography
- Association of Environmental & Engineering Geologists
- Geological Society of America
- Ecological Society of America