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Leadership Transition for GIA India

CARLSBAD, Calif. – March 12, 2020 – Nirupa Bhatt announced her transition from her full-time position as managing director of GIA India Laboratory Pvt. Ltd. (“GIA India”), effective June 15.

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New Mineral Named in Honor of GIA Governor Dr. Barbara Dutrow

CARLSBAD, Calif. – Feb. 26, 2020 – Dutrowite, a newly discovered mineral species of the tourmaline group, is the namesake of GIA Governor Barbara L. Dutrow, Ph.D.

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GIA Graduate Recognized With Gianmaria Buccellati Foundation Award

CARLSBAD, Calif. – Feb. 20, 2020 – GIA students put their skills and talent to the test for the third annual Gianmaria Buccellati Foundation Award for Excellence in Jewelry Design.

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The 2020 Antonio C. Bonanno Award Honors GIA’s Robert Weldon

CARLSBAD, Calif. – Feb. 11, 2020 – Robert Weldon, director of the Richard T. Liddicoat Gemological Library at GIA, received the 2020 Antonio C. Bonanno Award for Excellence in Gemology.

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GIA Offers $2 Million in Scholarships for 2020

CARLSBAD, Calif. – Feb. 4, 2020 – A scholarship from GIA can help with the cost of the Institute’s industry-leading and globally-recognized diploma and certificate programs.

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