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Limited Seats Remaining for the Largest Gemological Symposium

CARLSBAD, Calif. – Sept. 5, 2018 – Even though more than 700 people from 35 countries have already confirmed, there is still time to register for the sixth International Gemological Symposium on Oct. 7-9.

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Summer 2018 Gems & Gemology: Scintillating with Gemstone Colors

CARLSBAD, Calif. – Aug. 8, 2018 – In the Summer 2018 issue of Gems & Gemology (G&G), researchers review blue diamonds, black diamonds containing radioactive minerals, and more.

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GIA Offers $2 Million in Scholarships for 2019

CARLSBAD, Calif. – Aug. 6, 2018 – GIA has $2 million in scholarships available for established and aspiring gem and jewelry professionals.

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Researchers Discover the Unique Origin of Blue Diamonds

NEW YORK, NY – Aug. 1, 2018 – Blue diamonds may get their color from a surprising source: the element boron, according to new research featured on the cover of Nature.

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Industry Executives Gather for GIA’s Global Leadership Program at Harvard Business School

CARLSBAD, Calif. – July 27, 2018 – Industry Executives convened in late June for GIA’s Global Leadership Program at Harvard Business School (HBS).

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