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Mid Atlantic Division Team Takes 2018 World Geography Bowl Title

Mid Atlantic Division Team Takes 2018 World Geography Bowl Title. AAG President Derek Alderman (far left) presented the new championship award. The Mid Atlantic Team won first place in the 2018 World Geography Bowl, an annual quiz competition for teams of college-level geography students representing the AAG’s regional divisions. The 2018 event was a milestone,…
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See the Highlights from AAG 2017 Boston

Whether you want to reminisce or just see what you missed, check out our retrospective of the the special events and sessions from the AAG 2017 annual meeting in Boston. The annual meeting hosted more than 9,000 geographers ... Read about the Highlights Each year, AAG recognizes students, faculty, and professionals for their accomplishments and contributions ... Read about the Awards…
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Great Plains/Rocky Mountains Division Team Takes 2017 World Geography Bowl Title

AAG President Glen MacDonald (far right) presented prizes to winners, including the winning Great Plains/Rocky Mountains Division team above. (Photograph for AAG by Becky Pendergast) The Great Plains/Rocky Mountains Division team won first place in the 2017 World Geography Bowl (WGB), an annual quiz competition for teams of college-level geography students representing the AAG’s regional…
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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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A Quick Look Back at Chicago’s Annual Meeting

AAG has compiled a digital album highlighting its 2015 annual meeting in Chicago in case you missed this conference or if you just want to reminisce. Julie Winkler's past president's address is also now online and more videos will follow. The Association of American Geographers 2015 Annual Meeting in Chicago, Ill., hosted nearly 9,000 geographers ... Read about the Highlights…
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Pacific Coast Division Team Takes 2015 World Geography Bowl Title

AAG Pacific Coast Regional Division 2015 World Geography Bowl Champions The Pacific Coast team won first place in the 2015 World Geography Bowl, an annual quiz competition for teams of college-level geography students representing the AAG’s regional divisions. This was the 22nd year for AAG hosting during its annual meeting. On April 24, nine teams, each representing…
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East Lakes Division Team Takes 2014 World Geography Bowl Title

AAG East Lakes Regional Division 2014 World Geography Bowl Champions The East Lakes Team won first place in the 2014 World Geography Bowl, an annual quiz competition for teams of college-level geography students representing the AAG’s regional divisions. The event was its 21st year for hosting during its Annual Meeting. On April 11, seven teams,…
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Volunteers needed for World Geography Bowl

The World Geography Bowl is a quiz bowl tournament held annually at the AAG Annual Meeting, featuring teams of graduate and undergraduate geography students representing each of the AAG’s regional divisions. Contestants are selected by regional divisions via a competitive process, which in many divisions includes participation in a regional geography bowl held at the…
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