The geography department is committed to helping students understand and engage the world around them from a spatial perspective through teaching, research and service. Geography is a problem-solving discipline whose programs and resources provide students with both technical skills and a liberal arts perspective to prepare them for life-long careers.
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Digital Geography Lab
The Digital Geography Lab is one of the best geography-based computer labs in the country. This unique facility is dedicated to supporting undergraduate and graduate geo-spatial computing education and research. North Campus, Meier Hall 325.
- March 28Earth Week Petition to be Presented Asking University to Divest from Fossil Fuels
- March 23Dr. Noel Healy Awarded Prestigious 2015 Marion and Jasper Whiting Foundation Fellowship to Germany/France.
- 15AprDr. Naomi Oreskes, “Merchants of Doubt: How a Handful of Scientists Obscured the Truth on Issues from Tobacco Smoke to Global Warming”
- 16AprDr. Raymond Bradley, “The Fierce Urgency of Now”
Degrees & Programs
- BA/BS Geography
- BS Cartography and Geographic Information Systems
- BS Geography - Environmental Sustainability
- BS Geography - Travel and Tourism