Help Engineering and Geology Students While Shopping on Amazon!

Did you know you can help provide scholarships, seminars, and research endeavors to geotechnical engineering professionals by shopping on Amazon?!! By shopping through Amazon Smile (Amazon’s charity), and selecting the Ray Taber Foundation (tax id: 46-3991969 or as your charity, a percentage of your purchases will go to the Foundation.  And from Oct. 29 to Nov. 2nd, Amazon will increase the percentage of the donation rate to 5% (ten times the usual amount!).

IAEG: Registration Reminder, Seeking Student Volunteers & Space for Exhibitors and Sponsors!

(1) Please register for the IAEG conference if you haven’t yet! Early registration discount ends August 1.

(2) The committee is also in need of additional student volunteers. Contact Heather Clark, AEG Meeting Manager at (303)-518-0618 or if you are interested! Student volunteers do not have to pay for registration.

(3) There is still space for exhibitors and opportunities for sponsors! Please ask your employer, favorite laboratory, equipment vendor, driller, etc. if they would like to sponsor. Opportunities start at just $250.

We are looking forward to a great conference in San Francisco!

Please register at the conference website:


AEG Young Professional and Educator Travel Grants & Student Chapter Grants

Good Afternoon Sacramento AEG,

Spreading the word about two AEG items relating to our students, educators, and young professionals. This is especially useful for educators and young professionals looking to attend the September 2018 Annual Meeting and students looking to receive grant money for their student chapters. Please see the information blurbs below and feel free to pass along the information! Read more