Latin America Region IBA Competition Held in Bogotá 02 July, 2014

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) Imperial Barrel Award 03 June, 2014

Once Was Not Enough: UL Lafayette Makes IBA History 01 May, 2014

Aggie Geoscientists place second in Gulf Coast AAPG IBA Competition 22 April, 2014

UWC Earth Science students eliminate competitors to win the 2014 Imperial Barrel Award (IBA): Africa Region 10 April, 2014

UL geology team wins first in Imperial Barrel competition 07 April, 2014

UNO Imperial Barrel Award Team Honored at Regional Competition 27 March, 2014

UH Team Places Third in Field of 13 Universities in AAPG Gulf Coast Imperial Barrel Award Regional Competition 25 March, 2014

IFP School Students Win the Day in International Oil Case Study Competitions: Another Victory in The 2014 IBA Europe Competition 19 March, 2014

IFP School wins the IBA Europe 2014 12 March, 2014

Southampton Undergraduates at AAPG Imperial Barrel Award 10 March, 2014

Application Time Is Now For 2014 IBA Competition 01 November, 2013

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AAPG IBA 2014 during Annual Convention and Exhibition in Houston.

Winning IBA Teams:

University of Louisiana at Lafayette

2015 Gulf Coast First Place Winner and IBA 2015 Imperial Barrel Award 1st Place Winner

Daniel Sutton, Jolie Helm, Sam Ely, Nicholas Geyer, Jordy Babineaux

University of Oklahoma

2015 Mid-Continent Section First Place Winner and IBA 2015 Selley Cup 2nd Place Winner

Colorado School of Mines

2015 Rocky Mountain Section First Place Winner and IBA 2015 Stoneley Medal 3rd Place Winner

2015 Africa Region Honorable Mention University of Western Cape, South Africa
Africa Region - South Africa

2015 Asia Pacific Region Honorable Mention Australian School of Petroleum, University of Adelaide
Asia Pacific Region - Australia

2015 Canada Region Honorable Mention University of Alberta
Canada Region

2015 Europe Region Honorable Mention IFP School, France
Europe Region - France

2015 Latin America Region Honorable Mention Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
Latin America Region - Mexico

2015 Middle East Region Honorable Mention Sultan Qaboos University, Oman
Middle East Region - Oman

2015 Eastern Section Honorable Mention Penn State University
United States - Easterns Section - Pennsylvania

2015 Pacific Section Honorable Mention San Diego State University
United States - Pacific Section - California

2015 Southwest Section Honorable Mention Texas Christian University
United States - Southwest Section - Texas


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