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The Best Resource for Every Stage of you E&P Career

When you join SPE, you join a society of dedicated professionals just like you, working to address the technical challenges of the global oil and gas industry. SPE membership gives you the opportunity to make local and global connections, and build a network of influential technical leaders from every discipline.

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WVU SPE Student Chapter Overview:

  • WVU's SPE student chapter provides enriching opportunities that allow students in a petroleum related major to learn more about industry, network with industry professionals, and attain valuable skills through workshops and conference attendance.
  • Student membership is FREE, Chevron corporate sponsorship, for students interested in the petroleum industry.
  • The WVU SPE Student Chapter meets at least once a month to discuss upcoming events (Guess Speakers, Rig/Shop Tours, Conferences, Volunteering Opportunities and more)





Society of Petroleum Engineers Student Chapter Receives Global Acclaim

The West Virginia University Society of Petroleum Engineers student chapter has been awarded the 2019 Student Chapter of Excellence Award by the Society of Petroleum Engineers for succeeding in fulfilling SPE’s mission by serving local members in industry engagement, operations in planning, community involvement, professional development and innovation. 
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Team From WVU Wins International Drilling Competition

In its first-ever attempt, a team of five students from West Virginia University captured top honors in Drillbotics, an international drilling competition designed to test teams’ ability to create a miniature robotic drilling rig inside a laboratory environment.

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