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APEGA Announces Election 2019 Candidates

November 30, 2018 | shares | tags:

The nomination period is over for APEGA Election 2019, and candidates for President and Council have been reviewed by the Nominating Committee. Their names appear here, but more information on…

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APEGA Casting Call: Are You a Vocal Voter?

November 30, 2018 | shares | tags:

Are you a natural on camera? Do you regularly vote in the APEGA election? Are you willing to talk about what motivates you to take part in this important part…

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Give the Gift of Science

November 30, 2018 | shares | tags:

Welcome to APEGA's official holiday gift guide, offering something wonderful for every little math and science genius on your list.Christmas is almost upon us, so you'd better get started. When…

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APEGA Remembers: APEGA connection honours Canadian veterans with her literary grace

November 8, 2018 | shares | tags:

Sadie Vogel (right) meets her Honour, the Honourable Lois E. Mitchell, CM, AOE, LLD, the Lieutenant Governor of Alberta, at the Pinning of the First Poppy Ceremony on October 20,…

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Environmental Technology Champion Receives Premier Summit Award

April 20, 2018 | shares | tags:

Leah Lawrence, P.Eng., right, shares a smile with outgoing President Jane Tink, P.Eng., as she's presented the 2018 Centennial Leadership Award. Every day, APEGA members apply their brainpower, knowledge, compassion, and…

Council Assigns Increase in Dues to Risk Management

December 7, 2017 | shares | tags:

On November 30, Council approved a 2018 dues increase to enable APEGA to improve the way it mitigates risk, as the organization progresses in its efforts to become a stronger…

Members Win Seats on Municipal Councils

November 17, 2017 | shares | tags:

APEGA encourages Professional Members to leverage their skills, ethics, and expertise in public office. Doing just that are eight Members who won seats in Alberta's municipal elections, October 16, and…

APEGA Member Dr. Fran Hein, P.Geol., Receives 2017 Canadian Professional Geoscientist Award

June 23, 2017 | shares | tags:

APEGA is pleased to announce that this year’s recipient of the Canadian Professional Geoscientist Award is Dr. Fran Hein, P.Geol., of Calgary. Senior Geology Advisor at the Alberta Energy Regulator,…

APEGA Past-President Named Alberta Order of Excellence Inductee

May 12, 2017 | shares | tags:

APEGA Past-President Dr. Steve E. Hrudey, P.Eng., FEC, FGC (Hon.), FCAE, FRSC, FSRA, IWAF is among eight Albertans who will receive the province’s highest civilian honour in 2017.He will become…

Learn from the Best in Your Industry

January 9, 2017 | shares | tags:

Become a mentee with APEGA’s Mentoring Program and receive insight and personalized guidance from an experienced Professional Member.Our online matching software lets you quickly find a mentor to take your…

Seeking Water Among Cable-Eating Camels and Curious Children

October 12, 2016 | shares | tags:

For Paul Bauman, P.Eng., P.Geoph., an intensive, two-week water exploration trip to Kakuma Refugee Camp — in the middle of Kenya’s Turkana desert — can be summed up in one…

APEGA Geoscientist Says No to James Cameron

October 12, 2016 | shares | tags:

Over the past two decades, Paul Bauman, P.Eng., P.Geoph., has volunteered on about 20 archeological projects around the world. He’s been featured in documentaries, including National Geographic’s Finding Atlantis, and…

A Big Thank You for 27 Years of APEGA Volunteer Service

October 11, 2016 | shares | tags:

The new Chair of APEGA’s Board of Examiners (BOE) has some mighty big shoes to fill, now that one of APEGA’s longest serving volunteers has retired from the position. Dr.…

Water Safety: A Failure to Learn From Past Lessons

October 11, 2016 | shares | tags:

When you use them all, a lot of post-nominal letters follow the name of APEGA President Steve E. Hrudey, P.Eng., FEC, FGC (Hon.), FCAE, FSRA, FSRC, IWAF, PhD, DSc (Eng).…

Longtime Commitment to Earth Science Earns Geologist Prestigious Medal

October 11, 2016 | shares | tags:

Brian Jones, P.Geol., heads south in October to spend some time in the beautiful Cayman Islands — but not for a holiday. He’ll be attending Geology Week, volunteering his time…