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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, 50634. THE COMPASS and 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
E. Elswick                 2010-2015
A. Johnson                 2015-2017

NATIONAL COUNCIL OF SIGMA GAMMA EPSILON

National President
Dr. Diane Burns		   	       			      
Department of Geology/Geography
Physical Science Bldg.
600 Lincoln Avenue
Eastern Illinois University
Charleston, IL 61920
Phone: (217) 581-2827
dmburns@eiu.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
Daniel Curtis
Department of Geology/Geography
Physical Science Bldg.
600 Lincoln Avenue
Eastern Illinois University
Charleston, IL 61920
Phone: 217-775-4556
drcurtis@eiu.edu

NATIONAL VICE PRESIDENTS

Northeastern Province
Dr. Alexander K. Stewart						
Department of Geology													
St, Lawrence University						
Canton, NY 13617					
Phone: 5315-229-5087						
astewart@stlaw.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 L. Ford
Professor Emeritus
Dept. of Earth & Environmental Sciences
Weber State University
Ogden, UT 84408-2507
rford@weber.edu
Central Province
Dr. Steve Bennett
Department of Geology
Western Illinois University
Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: (309) 298-1256
SW-Bennett1@wiu.edu

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