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1. Are you a GSA member?
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Percent
Response
Count
Yes, I am a Professional member
42.4%28
Yes, I am a Student member
30.3%20
No
27.3%18

2. In which Section do you live?
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Percent
Response
Count
Northeastern 0.0%0
North-Central
6.0%4
Southeastern
14.9%10
South-Central
74.6%50
Rocky Mountain 0.0%0
Cordilleran 0.0%0
International
1.5%1
Don't know
3.0%2

3. How often do you attend GSA section meetings?
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Percent
Response
Count
Always
7.5%5
Frequently
19.4%13
Occasionally
25.4%17
This was my first time
47.8%32

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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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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
Always
10.8%7
Frequently
15.4%10
Occasionally
33.8%22
Never
40.0%26

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
56.1%37
Advertising in GSA Today
45.5%30
Notice in GSA Connection
15.2%10
Information on the GSA Website
60.6%40
Direct mail (US postal service)
7.6%5
Information from a GSA Campus Rep
7.6%5
Invitation from a colleague
43.9%29
Other, Please Specify
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6.1%4

7. Please rate your satisfaction with the meeting overall.
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Percent
Response
Count
Very satisfied
65.7%44
Somewhat satisfied
32.8%22
Somewhat dissatisfied
1.5%1
Very dissatisfied 0.0%0
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
56.9%37
Yes, somewhat
35.4%23
Not very much
6.2%4
No, not at all 0.0%0
Don't know
1.5%1

9. Did you find that the sessions stimulated your thinking?
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Percent
Response
Count
Yes, definitely
61.5%40
Yes, somewhat
33.8%22
Not very much
1.5%1
No, not at all
1.5%1
Don't know
1.5%1

10. 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
67.7%44
Yes, somewhat
29.2%19
Not very much 0.0%0
No, not at all
1.5%1
Don't know
1.5%1

11. How often do you attend field trips?
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
Always
4.8%3
Frequently
11.3%7
Occasionally
37.1%23
Never
46.8%29

12. Do you attend field trips outside of your area of expertise?
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Percent
Response
Count
Always
3.4%2
Frequently
10.2%6
Occasionally
37.3%22
Never
49.2%29

13. Do you prefer pre- or post-meeting field trips?
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
Pre-meeting
17.2%10
Post-meeting
3.4%2
Both
37.9%22
Neither
6.9%4
Don't know
34.5%20

14. What field trip length do you prefer?
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
One day
40.0%24
Overnight
6.7%4
Both
16.7%10
Neither
1.7%1
Don't know
35.0%21

15. Was the number of field trips offered satisfactory?
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
Yes
32.8%20
No, more were needed
19.7%12
No, too many 0.0%0
Don't know
14.8%9
Not applicable
32.8%20

16.

If you attended a field trip, how would you rate the experience overall?

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Percent
Response
Count
Excellent
10.9%6
Good
1.8%1
Fair 0.0%0
Poor 0.0%0
Don't know
1.8%1
N/A
85.5%47

17. If you attended a field trip, did you feel that the cost was:
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
High
2.2%1
Low 0.0%0
Just right for the services provided
13.3%6
Don't know
84.4%38

18. Did cost prohibit you from attending a field trip you would have liked to go on?
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
Yes
28.1%16
No
52.6%30
Don't know
19.3%11

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19. Please rate your satisfation with the following aspects of the meeting:
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 Very satisfiedSomewhat satisfiedSomewhat dissatisfiedVery dissatisfiedDon't know / N/ARating
Average
Rating
Count
Meeting rooms69.2% (45)24.6% (16)1.5% (1)4.6% (3)0.0% (0)1.4265
Common areas52.3% (34)41.5% (27)3.1% (2)3.1% (2)0.0% (0)1.5765
Poster hall24.6% (16)49.2% (32)21.5% (14)4.6% (3)0.0% (0)2.0665
Food and beverage services52.3% (34)30.8% (20)7.7% (5)6.2% (4)3.1% (2)1.6765
Registration process80.0% (52)12.3% (8)1.5% (1)4.6% (3)1.5% (1)1.3065
Abstract submittal process50.8% (33)9.2% (6)3.1% (2)3.1% (2)33.8% (22)1.3765
Abstracts with Program book50.8% (33)16.9% (11)1.5% (1)6.2% (4)24.6% (16)1.5165
Friendliness and service of GSA staff86.2% (56)6.2% (4)0.0% (0)6.2% (4)1.5% (1)1.2565

20. Were the audio/visual presentation formats that were available to you convenient for your purposes?
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Percent
Response
Count
Yes
53.2%33
No 0.0%0
Not applicable
46.8%29

21. Did the uploading of your presentation go smoothly?
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
Yes
37.1%23
No 0.0%0
Not applicable
62.9%39

22. Do you have comments or suggestions on how to improve the speaker-ready process?
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23. What computer platform do you normally use?
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
PC
86.4%51
Mac
13.6%8
Other, Please Specify 0.0%0

24.

Do you use a Smartphone regularly?

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Percent
Response
Count
Yes
50.8%32
No
49.2%31

25.

If you use a Smartphone, have you used it to access meeting information, either at this Section meeting or at another meeting you attended?

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Percent
Response
Count
Yes
29.0%18
No
25.8%16
I don't use a Smartphone
45.2%28

26. Do you feel that the meeting registration cost was:
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
High
20.6%13
Low
4.8%3
Just right for the services provided
68.3%43
Don't know
6.3%4

27. Did cost prevent anyone you know from attending?
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
Yes
23.8%15
No
52.4%33
Don't know
23.8%15

28. Do you think that the availability of student travel grants is widely known?
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Percent
Response
Count
Yes
30.6%19
No
43.5%27
Don't know
25.8%16

29. Students Only: If you received a travel grant, was the amount enough to make the application process worthwhile?
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 Response
Percent
Response
Count
Yes
20.0%7
No 0.0%0
Not applicable
80.0%28

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30. 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 campus17.7% (11)40.3% (25)32.3% (20)9.7% (6)0.0% (0)2.3462
Nearby a variety of restaurants33.9% (21)46.8% (29)14.5% (9)4.8% (3)0.0% (0)1.9062
Access to downtown22.6% (14)46.8% (29)27.4% (17)3.2% (2)0.0% (0)2.1162
Access to the airport/public transportation47.5% (29)37.7% (23)11.5% (7)3.3% (2)0.0% (0)1.7061

31. Professionals Only: Did you use the student presence at the meeting for purposes of recruitment (for jobs or graduate school)?
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Percent
Response
Count
Yes
23.3%10
No
37.2%16
Not applicable
39.5%17

32. Do you have suggestions as to what could be done to encourage interaction between students and professionals at the meeting?
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33. Do you have other comments that would help future section meeting planners?
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