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2015 MS PHD'S-GEO REU Activities

Dear 2015 MS PHD'S-GEO REU Participants:

Congratulations and welcome to the 2015 Minorities Striving and Pursuing Higher Degrees of Success in GEO REU (MS PHD’S-GEO REU) Professional Development Program! We are looking forward to meeting all of you and having you join the MS PHD’S family!

The 2015 MS PHD'S-GEO REU will be held December 11-18, 2015 in conjunction with the American Geophysical Union (AGU) fall meeting in San Francisco, California.

On this website you will find all the forms, instructions, and resources to prepare for this exciting journey! Please read each item carefully and complete as directed. The program will cover the costs of your AGU registration, airfare, lodging and meals. Our staff will arrange your AGU registration, airfare and lodging. As facilitators of this personal, academic and professional development experience, we are committed to your growth and success. In return we will require you to work hard, extend compassion and care to your cohort, and enjoy yourself in the process.

To begin, we will need you to complete the items listed to the right. Should you have questions, please email

Please note that it is important you meet all deadlines! Please be conscientious and self-directed so that all items are completed correctly and within the deadlines. Please read instructions carefully. We thank you in advance for your cooperation and resourcefulness in completing these pre-conference activities!

All items with the exception of the Photo Release from should be emailed to by the stated deadline. Original photo release forms should be printed, signed, and faxed to 207-563-6069, Attn: Leslie Fuller, Institute for Broadening Participation. You may also print, sign, scan and email the photo release to Please be sure the form has a witness signature as well as your signature!

Per Diem payments will be mailed to the address you provide on the Information/Travel/AGU Registration Form. For more information, please check out the Program Expectations and Frequently Asked Questions


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Travel & Conference Information

» Meet the MS PHD'S-GEO REU Team

» Draft Agenda (Subject to Change!)

» AGU Fall Meeting Website

» San Francisco International Airport Transportation

» Hotel Information

» Visit San Francisco

» Aquarium of the Bay

» California Academy of Sciences

» FAQ's - Program Expectations and Frequently Asked Questions

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