New NSF REU Experience for Undergraduates: Community GIS and Citizen Science in Belize

This summer at the University of Central Florida, we are pleased to host the first year of our National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Site “Preparing the Next Generation of Scholars through Community GIS and Citizen Science.” Our program offers fully funded summer research experiences for at least 8 undergraduate students in Belize…
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African Geographical Review

April 2016 Issue of the ‘African Geographical Review’ Now Available

The AAG is pleased to announce that Volume 35, Issue 1 of the African Geographical Review is now available. The African Geographical Review is the journal of by the Africa Specialty Group of the American Association of Geographers. The journal provides a medium for the publication of geographical material relating to Africa. Articles are welcomed…
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AAG Newsletter

AAG Newsletter: February 2016

February 2016 Welcome to the Newsletter of the American Association of Geographers (AAG). For more up-to-date news, stories, and announcements, read PRESIDENT'S COLUMN Bias and Consideration Bednarz By Sarah Witham Bednarz Now is the winter of our discontent. I have always liked that line, the first of King Richard III. I know it is not really about…
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The Professional Geographer

February 2016 Issue of ‘The Professional Geographer’ Now Available

The AAG is pleased to announce that Volume 68, Issue 1 (February 2016) of The Professional Geographer is now available. The focus of The Professional Geographer is on short articles in academic or applied geography, emphasizing empirical studies and methodologies. These features may range in content and approach from rigorously analytic to broadly philosophical or prescriptive.…
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Featured News

December 2015 Issue of ‘GeoHumanities’ Now Available

The AAG is pleased to announce that Volume 1, Issue 2 of GeoHumanities is now available. GeoHumanities is the newest journal of the American Association of Geographers. It features articles that span conceptual and methodological debates in geography and the humanities; critical reflections on analog and digital artistic productions; and new scholarly interactions occurring at…
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Charles Redd Center for Western Studies Offers Multiple Awards for 2016

The Charles Redd Center for Western Studies is pleased to announce multiple awards for 2016 that are available for scholars conducting research related to Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, or Wyoming. Please see the descriptions below. Follow the link to for further information and application instructions. Applications for 2016 are due by…
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Russian, Central Eurasian and East European SG Now Accepting Submissions for 2015-16 Student Awards

The Russian, Central Eurasian and East European Specialty Group (RCEEE SG) is pleased to announce two student award opportunities (Paper Award, and Field Research Travel Award) for the 2015-16 academic year. We offer a Student Paper Award ($150) and a Field Research Travel Award ($250). Student Paper Award We invite submissions from all students who…
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The American Institute of Indian Studies Now Accepting Applications for 2016 Fellowship Competition

The American Institute of Indian Studies announces its 2016 fellowship competition, and invites applications from scholars who wish to conduct their research in India. Junior fellowships are awarded to candidates to conduct research for their dissertations in India for up to eleven months. Senior fellowships are awarded to scholars who hold the degree for up…
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Annals of the AAG

January 2016 Issue of the ‘Annals of the AAG’ Now Available

The AAG is pleased to announce that Volume 106, Issue 1 (January 2016) of the Annals of the American Association of Geographers is now available. The Annals contains original, timely, and innovative articles that advance knowledge in all facets of the discipline. Articles are divided into four major areas: Environmental Sciences; Methods, Models, and Geographic…
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New Books in Geography — January 2016

The AAG Review of Books office has released the list of the books received during the month of January. Following are the references: January, 2016 Accomplishing Climate Governance by Harriet Bulkeley (Cambridge University Press 2015) Alchemy in the Rainforest: Politics, Ecology, and Resilience in a New Guinea Mining Area by Jerry K. Jacka (Duke University…
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AAG Now Accepting Internship Applications for Summer 2016

The AAG seeks interns 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 on visits to related organizations or events of interest during the…
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NEH Summer Seminar on “Mapping, Text, and Travel” Now Accepting Applications

The Newberry Library's Hermon Dunlap Smith Center for the History of Cartography is pleased to announce its 2016 NEH Summer Seminar, "Mapping, Text, and Travel." The five-week NEH Seminar, led by James Akerman and Jordana Dym, will examine the complex relationship between text, mapping, and travel from the emergence of the modern world to the…
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