2024 Annual Meeting
Houghton, MI, May 16 & 17, 2024


Abstract guidelines



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To submit abstracts for the ILSG meeting follow this link, or contact Ted Bornhorst (tjb@mtu.edu).

Abstracts for the meeting should be submitted using the following guidelines, which can also be downloaded as a Word file here:

Submission Deadline: April 1, 2024. All abstracts will be reviewed for content.

Specifications include:

A. Limit of two pages (8½" x 11") including illustrations and references
B. Use left, top, and right margins of 1" and bottom margin of 1.3"
C. Times New Roman with sizes as described below.
D. Follow ILSG Format (see recent Proceeding Volumes online as guideline).

TITLE: Times New Roman 12 point font BOLD following the “ILSG title” style

SURNAME in caps, First name (use the “ILSG author” style), SECOND AUTHOR, first name, THIRD AUTHOR, first name
Address Times New Roman Italics 11 point font (use the “ILSG affiliation” style), e.g.

Geochemistry and petrology of Midcontinent Rift-related intrusive rocks of the Sibley Peninsula, Ontario
CARL, Christian1, HOLLINGS, Peter 1, and SMYK, Mark 2
1Department of Geology, Lakehead University, 955 Oliver Road, Thunder Bay, ON P7B 5E1 Canada
2Ontario Geological Survey, Ministry of Northern Development, Mines and Forestry, Suite B002, 435 James St. South, Thunder Bay, ON P7E 6S7 Canada

Times New Roman 12 point font
Use the “ILSG Main text” style. Figures should be inserted in the text in the appropriate place.

Figure 1: Figure captions should be Times New Roman 11 point and placed under the figure. Use the “ILSG Figure caption” style

The abstract volume will be printed in black and white, but the PDF of the volume will be in color, so you should insure that your color figures reasonably reproduce in black and white. Text should be single-spaced.

REFERENCES: Times New Roman 11 point font using the “ILSG References” style, e.g.

Hollings, P., Hart, T., Richardson, A., and MacDonald, C., 2007. Geochemistry of the Midproterozoic intrusive rocks of the Nipigon Embayment, Northwestern Ontario. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, 44: 1087-1110.

N.B. Maximum of two pages of text, figures, and references



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