Geography Department students Eleanor Davis and Kendra Speak and student organization, HMS GW, highlighted in GW Today article Students Digitally Map the Devastation after Nepal Earthquake.
Prof. Nuala Cowan interviewed for National Geographic article How 'Crisis Mapping' Is Shaping Disaster Relief in Nepal.
Announcing the Inaugural Dorn C. McGrath, Jr. Lecture in Urban Planning. Join us in welcoming Dr. Amy Glasmeier from the Dept. of Urban Studies and Planning, MIT for her talk "Energy Policy = Urban Policy: Are We Prepared?". Friday, April 17th, 2015 @ 6:00pm. Funger Hall, Room 108, 2201 G St, NW.
SPEAKER SERIES: The Department of Geography presents Dr. William Wyckoff, Professor of Geography at Montana State University: “Producing Public Geographies: The Creation of How to Read the American West: A Field Guide”. Friday, March 20, 2015, 4:00 PM, Rm 219, Old Main (1922 F St., NW).
Research Professor Timothy Heleniak publishes chapter on "Arctic Populations and Migration" in Arctic Human Development Report: Regional Processes and Global Linkages.
Spatial Analysis Lab (SAL) semester calendar.
Geography senior Christopher Hart has Op. Ed. piece on Google published by two online news sources. See Chris's article on The Edmond Sun or The Davis Enterprise.
Announcing the Dorn C. McGrath, Jr. Lecture Fund. For more information, please see page 7 of the 2014 Newsletter. Click here to donate.
Fall 2014 Departmental Newsletter now available.
GWU Geography mapathon noted in Trajectory magazine article called Defeating Disaster.
The GWU team wins the Geography Bowl trophy for the 5th year in a row at the Middle Atlantic Division Annual Meeting. Congratulations to all the team members!
GW Geography Graduate student, Gloriana Sojo, won first prize in the poster-paper category at the Race, Ethnicity and Place Conference held in Fort Worth, Texas, October 22-24, 2014. Congratulations!
GW Geography Alum, Jill Willson, authors report at Brookings titled “Investing in English Skills: The Limited English Proficient Workforce in US Metropolitan Areas.”
GW Geography Alum, Colleen Pulsford, presents her work with USAID GeoCenter on their Anti-Human Trafficking Efforts at ESRI conference.