Welcome back to the SSRMC!

As the fall semester takes off, and the City of Williamsburg recovers from Hurricane Florence, we are excited to see you soon in the SSRMC. With a packed schedule ahead, there is ample opportunity to learn more about student research and get involved with our learning opportunities. Here’s a look …

Algeria, Ecuador, and OPEC

Algeria and Ecuador – OPEC Membership Motivation Following the Baghdad Conference in September 1960, the governments of Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and …

Gabon, Indonesia, and OPEC

Gabon and Indonesia – OPEC Membership Motivation In 2009, Indonesia left The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries.  Earlier this year (2016), …