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Dorthe Dahl-Jensen and Hans Oerlemans

Dorthe Dahl-Jensen Hans Oerlemans 2022 Balzan Prize for Glaciation and Ice-Sheet Dynamics IGS members Dorthe Dahl-Jensen and Hans Oerlemans have been awarded the 2022 Balzan Prize for Glaciation and Ice-Sheet Dynamics for their joint and complementary fundamental and...

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2022 Awards by the International Glaciological Society

2022 Awards by the International Glaciological Society

Nominations for the International Glaciological Society (IGS) Awards for 2022 are due 15 Nov 2022. The awards include: • The Seligman Crystal (awarded to a single person or a collaborative group/team that has made exceptional scientific contributions to glaciology,...

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Davos Symposium program is now online

Davos Symposium program is now online

The Symposium program for the International Symposium on ‘SNOW’ is now online. The meeting is held in Davos, Switzerland, 25–30 September 2022. Please note there are some tabs at the top of the page which have not been activated yet. They will be soon. As is usual for...

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2nd Circular for IGS/SLF Davos Symposium now online

2nd Circular for IGS/SLF Davos Symposium now online

The Second Circular for the International Symposium on ‘SNOW’ is now online. It has information on social events, excursions, accommodation and more. The meeting is held in Davos, Switzerland, 25–30 September 2022. As is usual for IGS symposia there will be an...

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Second circular for the IGS Juneau symposium now online

Second circular for the IGS Juneau symposium now online

The second circular for the International Symposium on Maritime Glaciers symposium to be held in Juneau, Alaska, USA during 19–24 June 2022  is now online. Visit the Juneau website for more information on how to submit your abstract, register your interest to attend...

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Tavi Murray CBE

Tavi Murray CBE

The IGS is extremely proud to share with you the news that our very own Tavi Murray has been awarded a CBE in the New Year’s Honours list for services to Glaciology and Climate Change Research. Tavi joined the IGS in 1988 and has been a member ever since. She has been...

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New Chair for the IGS Publications Committee.

New Chair for the IGS Publications Committee.

As you will be aware of, the former Chair of the committee, Gwenn Flowers, was elected President of the IGS at our last AGM. After some soul searching and discussions the President approached Bryn Hubbard and asked if he would be talking on the job pending Council’s...

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AGM approves new amendments to the IGS Constitution

AGM approves new amendments to the IGS Constitution

AGM approves new amendments to the IGS Constitution during the November AGM in Oslo The penultimate step in getting the proposed amendments to the Constitution approved is for the IGS AGM to approve them. That has now taken place. The final step is to send out letters...

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AGM approves new amendments to the IGS Constitution

First Annual General Meeting (AGM) in 27 months

First Annual General Meeting (AGM) in 27 months was held During the IGS Nordic Branch meeting at the beginning of November. New Council elected. New Council Members President Gwenn Flowers (Canada) (2021-2024) Vice President Andrey Glazovsky (Russia) (2021-2024) Petra...

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