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Positively Impacting the World Through Responsible Energy Development

Jeanne-Mey Sun, Baker Hughes, discusses why she believes the oil and gas industry offers employees a great opportunity to make a positive difference in the world. This clip is from the 2019 ATCE Opening General Session.

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OnePetro is an online library of technical literature for the oil and gas exploration and production (E&P) industry. With contributions from 21 publishing partners and providing access to over 200,000 items, is the definitive resource on upstream oil and gas.  

PetroWiki is a free resource from SPE created to answer many basic petroleum engineering and operational questions. SPE members can update or add to PetroWiki content to share their expertise.

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Your section or chapter can encourage primary and secondary students to pursue careers in science, math, technology, and engineering by participating in classroom visits. Hands-on experiments engage students while simultaneously teaching them about energy.