Geoscience Alumnus Harper (’68) Receives Public Service Award

Posted on 3/25/2010 8:38:33 AM

Dr. John A. Harper, Geoscience alumnus ’68, received the prestigious George V. Cohee Public Service Award from the Eastern Section of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists.

This award is presented annually in recognition of geologists with distinguished service and achievement in public affairs. Dr. Harper has worked with the Pennsylvania Geological Survey for the past thirty years. His work has been integral in the understanding of oil and gas fields of Pennsylvania, including the Marcellus Shale.

The IUP Geoscience Department congratulates John on all of his achievements.