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I considered very seriously what to display on the wall of my new office at the University. The AGA certificate represents something I am very proud of, though it took a while to appreciate fully what it would come to mean to me. Initially, I honestly did not want to apply for yet another thing, nor did I want to be casual about requesting anyone to write references for me. Though they were the colleagues who knew the most about my interests and capabilities, asking Bill Bassett, John Koivula and Dick Hughes for references was daunting, hopeful though I was that I would pass their muster...that I'd achieved a point where I could even ask those three men to begin with was not on my radar! They each took it very seriously which made me think, what do they know about AGA and the role of serious professional organizations that I didn't realize? (Bill drilled me about why I wanted to join and scrutinized the AGA materials thoroughly before writing). When the certificate came with its accompanying literature, I realized yes, this is important and not to be taken lightly: I am agreeing to it; I am pledging to contribute. I am very proud to be part of AGA and to work for its goals (for it and for myself as a member). I may not always make it to conferences for financial reasons, but I'll always be there in spirit. Please don't hesitate to call on me to contribute in any manner that I am able. 

–Elise Skalwold

Step 1: Please complete this Application form (Please read the AGA Constitution, Bylaws & Code of Ethics before signing your application.) Once completed, please save it to your computer and email to AGA. Details are on the form.

Step 2: Please request three professional references (except Student applicants) be sent to AGA. Professional references must be signed by an individual Details are on the form. This form you can email to those persons you choose. We cannot complete your application until all three references have been received.

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