GeoHumanities

Online art exhibition to accompany ‘GeoHumanities’ journal

The AAG’s newest journal, GeoHumanities, launched in 2015, is not only an exciting new forum for interdisciplinary scholarship at the intersection of geography and the humanities. It also provides the space for publishing more creative work which crosses over between the academy and practice. The “Practices and Curations” section of each issue features a range…
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Call for Manuscripts for The Pennsylvania Geographer

The editors of The Pennsylvania Geographer, a peer reviewed, semi-annual journal of the Pennsylvania Geographical Society, are soliciting manuscripts for the fall/winter 2016 edition. The deadline for submission is November 15, 2016, and the general topic is Applied Geography. In addition, any other geographical topic will be considered for publication. Please send manuscripts and/or inquiries…
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AAG Seeks Interns for Fall Semester

The AAG is currently seeking interns for the fall semester, although the organization offers opportunities on a year-round basis for the spring, summer and fall semesters. Interns participate in most AAG programs and projects such as education, outreach, research, website, publications, or the Annual Meeting. The AAG also arranges for interns to accompany different AAG staff…
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Census Bureau Plans to Hire 40 Geographers: Students Encouraged to Apply

The Census Bureau is looking to hire 40 geographers for positions in the Office of the Associate Director for Decennial Census. Details about the positions are available at  and the link provided below. In summary, the positions are listed as two-year term positions that can be extended to four years. The positions range from GS-9 to GS-12.  A GS-9…
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AAG Seeks Social Media and Website Content Manager

The American Association of Geographers (AAG) is looking for a social media and website content manager to oversee its engagement across its communities, such as the AAG’s Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube channels, several listservs, 70 online groups and multiple websites. The social media and website content manager will monitor AAG media channels, post information,…
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AAG Seeks Interns for Fall Semester

The AAG is currently seeking interns for the fall semester, although the organization offers opportunities on a year-round basis for the spring, summer and fall semesters. Interns participate in most AAG programs and projects such as education, outreach, research, website, publications, or the Annual Meeting. The AAG also arranges for interns to accompany different AAG staff…
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Nominate an Exceptional Geography Masters Program

The American Association of Geographers announces a newly created award recognizing excellence in Geography programs at colleges and universities. The annual award and cash prize honors Geography departments and programs within blended departments that have significantly enhanced the prominence and reputation of Geography as a discipline and demonstrated the characteristics of a strong and engaged…
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AAG Seeks Observers To Attend United Nations Climate Change Conference

The American Association of Geographers has been granted Observer Organization status to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). With this formal designation, the AAG is permitted to submit to the UNFCCC Secretariat its nominations for representatives to attend the United Nations Climate Change Conference that will take place from November 7-18, 2016 in Marrakesh, Morocco…
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Maggie Busek Interns at AAG for Summer Semester

AAG intern Maggie Busek studied abroad in Spain for a semester in 2015. In this photo, she she's pictured in Guadalest. Maggie Busek is a junior at George Washington University pursuing a major in international affairs concentrating in contemporary cultures and societies, as well as minors in Spanish and cross-cultural communication. Maggie's interests include anthropology,…
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CJ Burka Interns at AAG for Summer Semester

CJ Burka is a rising senior at Hofstra University triple majoring in Geography, Political Science and Global Studies. She is a second year fellow at the Michael D’Innocenzo Center for Civic Engagement and an office aid in the Department of Global Studies and Geography. She is also the president of Get Global, an organization promoting…
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