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Leah Receives Award from Jane

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…

Meet The Canadian Academy of Engineering's Latest Inductees

October 11, 2016 | shares | tags:

Fellows of the Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE) are among Canada’s most distinguished and experienced engineers, providing strategic advice on matters of critical importance to Canada. In June, the academy…

APEGA Members Named to List of Alberta's Top Influencers

October 11, 2016 | shares | tags:

The latest list of Alberta’s 50 Most Influential People in 2016 — so named by Alberta Venture magazine — is called a round-up of “Albertans from every walk of life…

Two Universities, Two Honours

October 11, 2016 | shares | tags:

Dr. Norbert Morgenstern, CM, P.Eng., FCAE, says Zhejiang University deeply respects the University of Alberta Geotechnical Engineering Centre, which it demonstrated by naming him an Honorary Professor. Dr. Norbert Morgenstern, CM,…

APEGA Stories Reach Summit of Success

October 7, 2016 | shares | tags:

They’re inventors, they’re Innovators, they’re influencers — and they’re also recipients of APEGA’s 2016 Summit Awards. If you haven’t heard about them yet, here’s your chance to find out more…