Mr. Colin Padget was selected as the 2014 scholarship recipient for the 2014 Rory Kempster Memorial Earth Sciences Scholarship. Colin currently possesses an undergraduate degree in Business Administration from Memorial University of Newfoundland and is pursuing a Bachelor of Science (Earth Sciences) from the University of New Brunswick. His long term career goals are to pursue his designation as a professional geologist along with a master's degree in exploration geology. He would then like to work as a consulting geologist to further his experience.
Beyond his academic career he is currently a member of the Bailey Society executive (organization for undergraduates in geology at the University of New Brunswick), chair of the organizing committee for the 2014 Atlantic Universities Geoscience Conference, and volunteer for Big Brothers,Big Sisters.
We congratulate Mr. Padget and wish him further successes in the years to come.