Prairie Research Institute Executive Director, William Shilts

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special recognition awarded by the ISGS, 2008


Morley Science Medal, Alumni Celebration of Excellence, Western Reserve Academy, Ohio, 2009

Special Recognition Award of the Illinois State Geological Survey, 2008       Award citation

Association professionnelle des géologues et des géophysiciens du Québec, Grand Prix du Mérite géoscientique, Honorary Member and Géologue émérite, 1997

National Science and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) operating grants, Carleton University, 1989–1996

Civil Service Outstanding Achievement, Group Award (monetary), STAMP program, 1985; Exploration Technology Program (EXTECH), 1992

National Research Council Postdoctoral Fellowship, 1969–1970

National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowship, Syracuse University, 1966–1967

Keynote Speaker

48th Annual Northeast Geological Society of America, New Hampshire, 2013

25th International Applied Geochemistry Symposium, Rovaniemi, Finland, 2011

Second Annual Symposium on Environmental Geology, Turku, Finland, 1999

Sigma Xi Annual Banquet, Illinois State University, 1997

Canadian Quaternary Association, Annual Banquet, Montreal, Québec, 1997

British Columbia Geological Survey Branch, Drift exploration short course, 1994

Drift Prospecting Colloquium, Université du Québec à Montréal, 1988

INQUA Special Session No. 8, Drift Prospecting, 1987

CIMM "Till Tomorrow" Conference, Kirkland Lake, 1984

Drift Exploration Section, International Geochemical Exploration Symposium (IGES)-SMGP, Helsinki, 1983

Polish Academy of Sciences, Torun, 1988

INSTAAR Annual Arctic Symposium, Boulder, Colorado, 1980

Royal Society Till Symposium, 1975


15th Polish Arctic Symposium, Guest and Invited Lecturer, 1988

Louis B. Weeks Distinguished Lecturer, University of Wisconsin, 1984

Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (CIMM) Distinguished Lecture Series. Quebec, 1981

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