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Study of Rare Diamonds Unlocks More of Earth's Secrets

CARLSBAD, Calif. – April 1, 2021 – Scientists at GIA continue to delve deep into earth's geologic history, using diamonds' distinctive characteristics to go – virtually – where no scientist has ever gone.

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Beyoncé and Jewelry Designer Lorraine Schwartz Create GIA Scholarship Opportunities for Black Professionals in Jewelry

CARLSBAD, Calif. – Friday, Feb. 26 2021 –Beyoncé is teaming up with longtime friend and world-renowned jewelry designer Lorraine Schwartz to award two members of the Black community a scholarship to GIA.

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GIA Counters Counterfeit Inscriptions

CARLSBAD, Calif. – Feb. 23, 2021 – Recently, GIA encountered a number of stones that were submitted for updated reports or verification services that did not match the GIA report submitted with them.

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GIA Offers Singular Postdoctoral Research Opportunity

CARLSBAD, Calif. – Feb. 10, 2021 – Early-career scientists have a unique opportunity to for a fellowship at the GIA.

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US$2 Million Available in 2021 GIA Scholarships

CARLSBAD, Calif. – Feb. 3, 2021 – Whether you are new to the gem and jewelry industry or a veteran looking to expand your knowledge, education from GIA will equip you with the tools to succeed.

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