LSU Alumnus Named to NOAA’s Marine Protected Areas Federal Advisory Committee

The Department of Geography and Anthropology at Louisiana State University reports that one of their graduates, Ryan Orgera (Geography , 2012), was named to NOAA's Marine Protected Areas Federal Advisory Committee. Orgera has the distinct honor of serving as the lone social scientist on the committee. Read More
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Western Michigan U’s W.E. Upjohn Center Receives IMIA Map Awards

Western Michigan University's Upjohn Center for the Study of Geographical Change  recently received two national awards from the International Map Industry Association (IMIA): Best Digital Map Product - Gold Award: Authoritative US Topo & GeoChange Maps Overall Americas All-Category Winner: Authoritative US Topo & GeoChange Maps The awards were presented at the IMIA (Americas) Map Conference on September 10, 2013, held in Cambridge,…
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Department of Geography and Planning at University of Toledo Celebrating 50 Years

Although geography classes had been taught at UT in the College of Arts and Sciences since its formation in 1909 — and in later years in various programs by part-time instructors, including within a combined geology and geography department — in September 1963 a stand-alone Department of Geography was established in the College of Arts…
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