Associate Professor of Geography Michael Mann is using GPS data to create a block-by-block map of the Washington, D.C., region, pinpointing social distancing behavior. Once completed, the model will be able to detect patterns by comparing real-time information to social distancing metrics.
Interested in more information about the Geography or Environmental Studies major? Considering declaring before class registration in a few weeks.
Applicants are invited to apply for the first annual Joseph Dymond Scholarship for undergraduate majors in Geography and Environmental Studies.
Geography major Vikram Albrecht talks about his most memorable moment during his time at GW.
Laura Smith, MA ’06, discusses how her childhood love of maps led to her current work planning New York City’s economic development and affordable housing construction.
From disaster relief to disease prevention, students are supporting aid efforts around the world — all with the click of a mouse.
Ivana Mowry-Mora, BS ’20, researches how immigration status affects access to mentorship and networking resources — and looks for ways to support more young immigrants.