April 26, 2013 — Graduate student Justin LaForge (MS candidate) recently received the AAPG Foundation Weimer Family Grant for his research project titled, “Macro- and Microstructural Investigation of a Low-Angle Normal Fault System in Crystalline Rocks.”
The Weimer Family Named Grant is given annually to a deserving graduate student through the American Association of Petroleum Geologists Grants-in-Aid program. First preference is given to a geology student enrolled at the University of Wyoming. This grant is awarded through the AAPG Foundation Grants-in-Aid Program, and is endowed through generous contributions from the Weimer Family.
Justin is advised by Professor Barbara John.