Important News:

13 May 2016

Online registration for the Whitehorse GAC®-MAC will close Sunday night at midnight (Pacific Time)(May 15th)!  After that date, you will have to register on-site at higher rates.  Save yourself/your employer money and register now at:  If you submitted an abstract you would have received a password to register.  If you misplaced it, please contact Eleanor Penney at

Thanks to all who have paid your 2016 GAC® membership fees to date.  For those who have not paid, renew now at and get the “member” rate on your registration fees.

See you in Whitehorse!

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May 3, 2016

The Geological Association of Canada is pleased to announce the winners of our Student Photography Competition, supported by the Jérôme H. Remick III Endowment Trust Fund. Images can be viewed on the Student Photography Competition page.

Landscape Category:

1st - Alain Boudreau (University of British Columbia)

2nd – Melissa Anderson (University of Ottawa)

Joint 3rd – Johan Gilchrist (University of British Columbia)

Joint 3rd – David Dockman (University of Alberta)

Geological Photograph Category:

1st - Sarah Pemberton (Brock University)

2nd – Melissa Anderson (University of Ottawa)

3rd – Jeffrey Salvador (University of Calgary)


Congratulations to all our winners, and thanks to our judges who had to make the difficult decision of picking winners from the large number of entries to this year’s competition. We hope to make this competition an annual event, so pick up your cameras this summer and get snapping!

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