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THE COMPASS OF SIGMA GAMMA EPSILON

An Honorary Scientific Society Magazine
Devoted to the Earth Sciences

THE COMPASS (ISSN 0894-802X) is published by Sigma Gamma Epsilon, Dept. of Earth Science, Univ. of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA 50614. THE COMPASS is owned by members of the Chapters and the officers of the National Council of Sigma Gamma Epsilon. Printed in the United States of America.

Notice to contributors: Chapter news and articles should be submitted to the National Editor. Consult the Instructions to Authors information on the SGE Website at http://www.sigmagammaepsilon.com.

DIRECTORY OF SIGMA GAMMA EPSILON

Founded March 30, 1915 at the University of Kansas

HONORARY MEMBERS

Charles David White         (1924)	  	                
Alexander Deussen           (1924)	 	                
Frederick Byron Plummer     (1929)                                      
Dilworth S. Hager           (1931)	  	                 
Edward Salisbury Dana       (1935)	  	                 
F. Afton Wade               (1938)	                   	
Hugh Densmore Miser         (1949)		
John L. Rich                (1953)
George Evert Condra         (1954)
Hiroshi Niino               (1957)	 
J Harlen Bretz              (1978)
F. D. Holland, Jr.          (1978)
Charles J. Mankin           (1984)	
Gerald M. Friedman          (1986)
Kenneth E. Caster           (1986)
Austin A. Sartin            (1990)
Daniel F. Merriam           (1995)
Don C. Steinker             (1995)
James C. Walters            (2007)

PAST PRESIDENTS

W. H. Twenhofel            1915-1922	                    	                 
H. B. Meller	           1922-1924	                    	                  
C. E. Decker               1924-1932	                                     
E. F. Schramm              1932-1938	                    	                 
E. P. Henderson            1938-1940	                   	                  
R. L. Kidd	           1940-1942	                                     
W. A. Staub	           1942-1949	                   	                  
C. B. Carpenter            1949-1953
F. M. Bullard	           1953-1958
R. B. Esarey	           1958-1960	
E. A. Frederickson         1960-1965
H. C. Skinner	           1965-1970
F. D. Holland, Jr.         1970-1975
H. C. Skinner 	           1975-1978
G. R. McCormick            1978-1982
G. M. Friedman             1982-1986
A. A. Sartin	           1986-1990
D. F. Merriam	           1990-1995	
J. C. Walters 	           1995-2000
D. W. Neal 	           2000-2005
R. L. Ford 	           2005-2010

NATIONAL COUNCIL OF SIGMA GAMMA EPSILON

National President
Erika Elswick		   	       			      
Dept. of Geological Sciences	   	       			      
Indiana University		  	      			      
1001 E. Tenth Street		      		      
Bloomington, IN 47405	   	       			      
Phone: 812-855-2493	   	      			      
eelswick@indiana.edu	 						     
National Secretary-Treasurer
Dr. James C. Walters
Dept. of Earth Science 
Univ. of Northern Iowa
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0335
Phone: 319-273-2707
james.walters@uni.edu
National Editor
Dr. Larry Davis
Biology Department
Peter Engel Science Ctr., Rm 201
College of St. Benedict & St. John’s Univ.
Collegville, MN 56321
Phone: 320-363-3328
ldavis@csbsju.edu

NATIONAL VICE PRESIDENTS

Northeastern Province
Dr. Mark R. Noll						
Dept. of The Earth Sciences						
327 Lennon Hall							
SUNY College at Brockport						
Brockport, NY 14420						
Phone: 585-395-5717						
mnoll@brockport.edu
Southeastern Province
Dr. Michael A. Gibson						
Dept. of Agriculture, Geosciences & Natural Resources						
University of Tennessee at Martin					
Martin, TN 38238							
Phone: 731-881-7435						
mgibson@utm.edu						
Western Province
Dr. Richard Langford
Dept. of Geological Sciences
University of Texas at El Paso
El Paso, TX 79968
Phone: 915-747-5968
langford@utep.edu
Central Province
Dr. John P. Hogan
Dept. of Geological Sciences & Engineering
125 McNutt Hall
Missouri University of Science & Technology
Rolla, MO 65409-0140
Phone: 573-341-4616
jhogan@mst.edu

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