Association News

Meet the AAG Journals Editors – Stephen Hanna

Dr. Stephen Hanna recently joined the AAG Journals’ editorial team as the Cartography Editor for the AAG suite of journals: the Annals of the Association of American Geographers, the Professional Geographer, and GeoHumanities. Hanna is a full professor of geography and former chair of the Department of Geography at University of Mary Washington. His cartographic…
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Resources

Free Webinar on Wildfire Management Strategies, May 16 (CEUs available)

The American Geosciences Institute's Critical Issues Program is pleased to offer a free webinar in partnership with the American Association of Geographers, “Adapting Wildfire Management to 21st Century Conditions,” on May 16th at 1:00 PM EDT. Critical Issues Webinar: "Adapting Wildfire Management to 21st Century Conditions" The combination of frequent droughts, changing climate conditions, and…
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Volume 53 (2018)

AAG Newsletter: April 2018

April 2018 Welcome to the Newsletter of the American Association of Geographers (AAG). For more up-to-date news, stories, and announcements, read PRESIDENT'S COLUMN Making AAG Meetings More Public By Derek Alderman We are just days away from the start of the AAG annual meeting. I look forward to seeing many of you in New Orleans. For most…
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AAG Grants & Awards Conferred

2018 AAG Book Awards Announced

The AAG is pleased to announce the recipients of the three 2018 AAG Book Awards: the John Brinckerhoff Jackson Prize, the AAG Globe Book Award for Public Understanding of Geography, and the AAG Meridian Book Award for Outstanding Scholarly Work in Geography. The AAG Book Awards mark distinguished and outstanding works published by geography authors during the…
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AAG Newsletter

AAG Newsletter: March 2018

March 2018 Welcome to the Newsletter of the American Association of Geographers (AAG). For more up-to-date news, stories, and announcements, read PRESIDENT'S COLUMN Non-Killing Geographies By Derek Alderman and James Tyner Throughout my tenure as AAG President, I have forwarded efforts to make Geography REAL, that is, responsive, engaged, advocating, and life-improving. As we work to further…
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Annual Meeting

Undergraduate Student Activities & Resources at the 2018 Annual Meeting in New Orleans

From 2016 to 2017, undergraduate membership in the AAG grew by 54% and over 400 undergraduates attended the 2017 AAG Annual Meeting. This year over 500 undergrads have already registered to attend the upcoming meeting in New Orleans! At the Annual Meeting, students are encouraged to network with their peers and colleagues, expand their involvement…
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