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AAG Newsletter: September 2018

September 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 A New Academic Year By Sheryl Luzzadder-Beach This Labor Day weekend marks the return to University instruction for many geography faculty and students, and as an educator, I welcome you all back to our…
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AAG Newsletter: August 2018

August 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 Postcards from the Mediterranean: Groundwater, Glaciers, and Geopark By Sheryl Luzzadder-Beach One of the enduring themes for AAG Annual Meetings is Geography, Science, and Human Rights. We will continue to incorporate this nexus of…
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AAG Newsletter: July 2018

July 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 Toddlers and Tears on the Texas Border By Sheryl Luzzadder-Beach This column begins with special thanks and recognition of our outgoing President Dr. Derek Alderman, and outgoing Past President Dr. Glen MacDonald. Please join…
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AAG Newsletter: June 2018

June 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 As the Student Goes, So Goes Geography By Derek Alderman This marks my last presidential column. Serving as President of the Association over the past year has been a true pleasure and honor. I…
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AAG Newsletter: May 2018

May 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 The Difference That an Award Can Make (For All of Us) By Derek Alderman One of the greatest pleasures of serving as President of the AAG is attending and participating in the Association’s awards…
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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 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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AAG Newsletter: February 2018

February 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 Time for a Radical Geographic Literacy in Trump America By Derek Alderman I am sure many of you know of the strong allegations that Mr. Donald Trump—frustrated with a bipartisan immigration proposal—argued that America…
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AAG Newsletter: January 2018

January 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 Creating Safe Spaces at AAG Meetings for All By Derek Alderman with Lorraine Dowler Hollywood, The Hill, and the nation’s newsrooms have been exposed as spaces of sexual harassment, misconduct, and even assault. Yet, sexual harassment…
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Volume 52 (2017)

AAG Newsletter: December 2017

December 2017 Welcome to the Newsletter of the American Association of Geographers (AAG). For more up-to-date news, stories, and announcements, read PRESIDENT'S COLUMN Broadening and Caring for the Footprint of Published Scholarship By Derek Alderman Given the labor and emotion poured into publishing one’s ideas, it is perhaps natural for many of us to see the final…
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Volume 52 (2017)

AAG Newsletter: November 2017

November 2017 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 Every Week About Geography Awareness and Advocacy By Derek Alderman This column comes to you just a couple weeks before Geography Awareness Week’s 30th birthday. Founded by presidential proclamation in 1987, Geography Awareness…
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Volume 52 (2017)

AAG Newsletter: October 2017

October 2017 Welcome to the Newsletter of the American Association of Geographers (AAG). For more up-to-date news, stories, and announcements, read PRESIDENT'S COLUMN On Finding One’s Voice (and the Voices of Others) By Derek Alderman I am pleased to announce that the American Association of Geographers (AAG) is launching the Geography Speakers Bureau. The Bureau is part…
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