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The New 2015-16 AAG Guide is Now Available

Looking for information about geography programs in your area of interest? The AAG Guide to Geography Programs in the Americas is your best source. The Guide is a complete and invaluable reference for faculty, prospective students, government agencies, and private firms. It includes detailed information on undergraduate and graduate geography programs in the United States, Canada, and Latin…
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AAG Proposes New AP GIS&T Course

The AAG has issued a proposal for a new Advanced Placement course in Geographic Information Science and Technology (AP GIS&T). All high schools, colleges, and universities are encouraged to review and support the proposal by visiting  AP GIS&T is designed to introduce high school students to the fundamentals of geographic information science and applications of…
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AAG Now Accepting Entries for the 2015-2016 edition of the Guide

The American Association of Geographers is accepting entries from geography programs to be included in the 2015-2016 edition of the Guide to Geography Programs in the Americas. The deadline for submitting a listing has been extended to Friday, May 20, 2016. The 2015-2016 edition of the Guide will be available exclusively online. The Guide serves as a complete and invaluable reference for faculty, prospective students,…
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Annual Meeting

Southeast Division Team Takes 2016 World Geography Bowl Title

AAG President Sarah Bednarz (far right) presented prizes to winners, including the winning Southeast Division team above. (Photograph for AAG by Becky Pendergast) The Southeast Division team won first place in the 2016 World Geography Bowl (WGB), an annual quiz competition for teams of college-level geography students representing the AAG’s regional divisions. First runner-up was…
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NSF Funds Research Coordination Network for Geography Education

The National Science Foundation, through its Geography and Spatial Sciences program, has awarded the AAG and Texas State University a five-year, $400,000 grant to develop a research coordination network (RCN) for transformative research in geography education. The RCN will be a project of the National Center for Research in Geography Education (NCRGE) under the direction…
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2016 Annual Specialty and Affinity Group Awards

The AAG has around 65 Specialty and Affinity Groups which bring together AAG members around interests in particular topics, regions or professional communities. Many of these groups bestow awards for outstanding achievement and service, prizes for papers and posters, and give grants for research and travel to students, faculty and professionals in their respective fields.…
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