05/23/2006 Archived Entry: "Hower Receives GSA Award"
CAER researcher, Dr. Jim Hower, is the Geological Society of America’s 2006 Recipient of Gilbert H. Cady Award. This award is presented to individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the field of coal geology. As defined by the Division, "coal geology refers to the field of knowledge concerning the origin, occurrence, relationships and geologic characteristics of the many varieties of coal and associate rocks, including economic implications.” He will be presented with the award at the GSA’s annual meeting in Philadelphia in October. GSA division awards recipients will also be recognized at the conference’s Presidential Address and Award Ceremony.
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