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The annual Career Fair is the cornerstone of Austin ESW Consortium celebrations. The fair allows 350 students from the Austin area to attend the event that includes presentations and exhibits from Earth science experts. The 11th annual event was held on Friday, October 7, 2011. The 2011 Career Day program is posted here in PDF format.

Pictures of the 2011 event are posted here in PDF format. Additional pictures from past Austin ESW career fairs are posted here.

Thanks to our financial Contributors!

In 2011, the Lower Colorado River Authority Employees' United Charities (LRCA) donated funds for the Austin Public Libraries to purchase Earth science books for their collection. Thanks to LCRA Employees' United Charities for their generous donations.


The Austin ESW Consortium also thanks these organizations and companies for their generous donations that made the 2011 career fair possible:

Anvil Energy LLC Anvil Energy
Border to Border Exploration LLC Border to Border Exploration, LLC
City of Austin Water Protection Austin Water Protection
Texas Space Grant Consortium Texas Space Grant Consortium
The Subsurface Library The Subsurface Library
Excalibur E&P LLC  


Activities include a Career Fair for middle school students, a Book Drive for the Austin Public Libraries, and the Earth Science Summer Lecturer Series


NASA Astronaut Dominic Gorie Multimedia Presentation at
2004 ESW Career Fair


Click here for a complete list of Austin ESW
sponsors and contributors from 2000 to the present

  and the following organizations for their in-kind contributions:

UT Jackson School of Geosciences
The University of Texas at Austin
UT Commons Center
American Geological Institute




For more information about ESW, please e-mail
Sigrid Clift or telephone (512) 471-0320.