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1. Are you a GSA member?
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Response
Count
Yes, I am a Professional member
40.6%89
Yes, I am a Student member
38.4%84
No
21.0%46

2. In which Section do you live?
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Percent
Response
Count
North-Central
63.3%138
South-Central
26.6%58
Other
5.5%12
Don't know
4.6%10

3. How often do you attend GSA section meetings?
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Response
Count
Always
6.4%14
Frequently
29.2%64
Occasionaly
30.6%67
This was my first time
33.8%74

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4. Why did you choose to attend a GSA section meeting for the first time this year?
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5. How often do you attend the GSA annual meeting?
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Percent
Response
Count
Always
11.9%25
Frequently
21.0%44
Occasionally
34.3%72
Never
32.9%69

6. Which of the following section meeting promotions do you remember seeing or hearing? (Check all that apply)
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Percent
Response
Count
E-mail from the section
68.5%146
Advertising in GSA Today
53.1%113
Notice in GSA Connection
20.2%43
Information on the GSA Website
54.9%117
Direct mail (US postal service)
24.4%52
Information from a GSA Campus Rep
9.4%20
Invitation from a colleague
40.8%87
Other, Please Specify
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8.5%18

7. Please rate your satisfaction with the meeting overall.
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Percent
Response
Count
Very satisfied
72.1%155
Somewhat satisfied
25.6%55
Somewhat dissatisfied
1.4%3
Very dissatisfied
0.9%2
Don't know 0.0%0

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8. Were you excited by/interested in the advertised technical sessions?
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Percent
Response
Count
Yes, definitely
46.6%96
Yes, somewhat
45.1%93
Not very much
5.3%11
No, not at all 0.0%0
Don't know
2.9%6

9. Did you find that the sessions stimulated your thinking?
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Percent
Response
Count
Yes, definitely
57.1%117
Yes, somewhat
36.6%75
Not very much
2.9%6
No, not at all
1.0%2
Don't know
2.4%5

10. Were you aware of the Monday afternoon Geology and Public Policy sponsored Forum on the Tri-state mining district?
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Percent
Response
Count
Yes. Saw it listed on the Web site.
13.2%27
Yes. Saw it listed in the program book.
32.4%66
Yes. Heard about it through word of mouth.
14.2%29
No. Never heard or saw a listing for this event. Would have attended if I knew about this.
13.2%27
No. Never heard or saw a listing for this event. Would not have attended anyway.
27.0%55

11. Did the sessions serve to better familiarize you with the geology and activity of geologists within your section?
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Percent
Response
Count
Yes, definitely
59.8%122
Yes, somewhat
33.3%68
Not very much
3.4%7
No, not at all
0.5%1
Don't know
2.9%6

12. How often do you attend field trips?
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Percent
Response
Count
Always
2.5%5
Frequently
9.6%19
Occasionally
43.9%87
Never
43.9%87

13. Do you attend field trips outside of your area of expertise?
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Percent
Response
Count
Always
1.1%2
Frequently
7.5%14
Occasionally
46.2%86
Never
45.2%84

14. Do you prefer pre- or post-meeting field trips?
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Percent
Response
Count
Pre-meeting
20.9%39
Post-meeting
12.8%24
Both
26.2%49
Neither
5.9%11
Don't know
34.2%64

15. What field trip length do you prefer?
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Percent
Response
Count
One day
41.7%78
Overnight
12.8%24
Both
18.2%34
Neither
2.1%4
Don't know
25.1%47

16. Was the number of field trips offered satisfactory?
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Percent
Response
Count
Yes
48.1%91
No, more were needed
2.1%4
No, too many 0.0%0
Don't know
16.9%32
Not applicable
32.8%62

17. If you attended a field trip, how would you rate the experience overall?
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Percent
Response
Count
Excellent
22.6%33
Good
6.8%10
Fair 0.0%0
Poor 0.0%0
Don't know 0.0%0
N/A
70.5%103

18. If you attended a field trip, did you feel that the cost was:
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Percent
Response
Count
High
2.6%3
Low
1.7%2
Just right for the services provided
33.0%38
Don't know
62.6%72

19. Did cost prohibit you from attending a field trip you would have liked to go on?
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Percent
Response
Count
Yes
25.7%46
No
57.0%102
Don't know
17.3%31

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20. Please rate your satisfation with the following aspects of the meeting:
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Average
Rating
Count
Meeting rooms84.7% (171)11.4% (23)0.5% (1)1.5% (3)2.0% (4)1.17202
Common areas69.8% (141)24.8% (50)2.0% (4)1.0% (2)2.5% (5)1.32202
Poster hall71.3% (144)20.8% (42)2.0% (4)1.0% (2)5.0% (10)1.29202
Food and beverage services37.1% (75)36.6% (74)17.3% (35)4.5% (9)4.5% (9)1.89202
Registration process82.7% (167)13.4% (27)2.0% (4)1.5% (3)0.5% (1)1.22202
Abstract submittal process65.7% (132)10.4% (21)0.5% (1)2.0% (4)21.4% (43)1.22201
Abstracts with Program book53.7% (108)13.4% (27)3.0% (6)2.5% (5)27.4% (55)1.37201
Friendliness and service of GSA staff86.6% (175)8.9% (18)0.5% (1)1.5% (3)2.5% (5)1.15202

21. Were the audio/visual presentation formats that were available to you convenient for your purposes?
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Percent
Response
Count
Yes
64.9%122
No
1.1%2
Not applicable
34.0%64

22. Did the uploading of your presentation go smoothly?
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Percent
Response
Count
Yes
50.5%94
No
2.2%4
Not applicable
47.3%88

23. Do you have comments or suggestions on how to improve the speaker-ready process?
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24. What computer platform do you normally use?
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Percent
Response
Count
PC
82.5%146
Mac
16.4%29
Other, Please Specify
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1.1%2

25. Do you feel that the meeting registration cost was:
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
High
15.5%31
Low
3.0%6
Just right for the services provided
75.5%151
Don't know
6.0%12

26. Did cost prevent anyone you know from attending?
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Percent
Response
Count
Yes
20.5%41
No
61.0%122
Don't know
18.5%37

27. Do you think that the availability of student travel grants is widely known?
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Percent
Response
Count
Yes
40.6%80
No
30.5%60
Don't know
28.9%57

28. Students Only: If you received a travel grant, was the amount enough to make the application process worthwhile?
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Response
Count
Yes
35.8%34
No
3.2%3
Not applicable
61.1%58

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29. Please rate the importance of the following considerations in selecting a section meeting venue:
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 Very importantSomewhat importantSomewhat unimportantVery unimportantDon't knowRating
Average
Rating
Count
Location on or near campus12.2% (24)32.7% (64)36.2% (71)14.3% (28)4.6% (9)2.55196
Nearby a variety of restaurants52.8% (104)38.6% (76)4.1% (8)3.6% (7)1.0% (2)1.58197
Access to downtown21.4% (42)41.8% (82)25.5% (50)9.2% (18)2.0% (4)2.23196
Access to the airport/public transportation37.2% (73)42.3% (83)17.9% (35)1.0% (2)1.5% (3)1.82196

30. Professionals Only: Did you use the student presence at the meeting for purposes of recruitment (for jobs or graduate school)?
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Response
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Yes
23.8%29
No
34.4%42
Not applicable
41.8%51

31. Do you have suggestions as to what could be done to encourage interaction between students and professionals at the meeting?
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32. The 2010 NC/SC Joint Section Meeting used an innovative format for the technical sessions, starting at 1 p.m. on Sunday and ending at noon on Tuesday. What do you think of this new format? (check one)
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Response
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I like the new format.
74.2%135
I would prefer a traditional two-day format on Monday and Tuesday.
13.2%24
I would prefer a traditional two-day format on Thursday and Friday.
12.6%23

33. Do you have other comments that would help future section meeting planners?
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