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AAG Newsletter: October 2021

October 2021 Welcome to the Newsletter of the American Association of Geographers (AAG). For more up-to-date news, stories, and announcements, read   Would you like to recieve this newsletter in your email inbox? Sign up for a free AAG account now and select AAG Newsletter under your communication preferences.  PRESIDENT'S COLUMN AAG Regions Connect & Geographies of…
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In Memoriam: Anthony O. Gabriel

Anthony O. Gabriel, professor of geography at Central Washington University, died Tuesday, September 14, 2021, after a valiant 14-month battle with cancer. He was 56. He was called home to God at his home surrounded by his loving family. Anthony was born to Oswald Gabriel and Ursula Duhr in Vancouver, , Canada in October 1964. …
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In Memoriam: Bobby M. Wilson

Dr. Bobby M. Wilson, Emeritus Professor of Geography at the University of Alabama, who was a widely recognized leader in anti-racist scholarship, passed away on August 25th, 2021. Dr. Wilson grew up on a farm in Warrenton, North Carolina where his responsibilities on the farm shaped his character and strength. It was also in Warrenton…
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AAG Newsletter: September 2021

September 2021 Welcome to the Newsletter of the American Association of Geographers (AAG). For more up-to-date news, stories, and announcements, read PRESIDENT'S COLUMN Geographers and Redistricting By Emily Yeh   Fair redistricting is indispensable to a healthy democratic republic. But what exactly is fair? This turns out to be a rather difficult question; it is much easier…
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AAG Newsletter: August 2021

August 2021 Welcome to the Newsletter of the American Association of Geographers (AAG). For more up-to-date news, stories, and announcements, read PRESIDENT'S COLUMN Physical Geography and the AAG By Emily Yeh eography imagines itself as the hub, with porous boundaries but shared concerns, whether about the relationship between humans and the earth’s surface, about space-time, about scale,…
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AAG Newsletter: July 2021

July 2021 Welcome to the Newsletter of the American Association of Geographers (AAG). For more up-to-date news, stories, and announcements, read PRESIDENT'S COLUMN Moving Forward on Climate Change and Professional Ethics By Emily Yeh A few weeks ago, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announced that atmospheric CO2 concentrations, at 419 ppm, have now reached 150%…
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AAG Newsletter: June 2021

June 2021 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 Teaching, Time Management, Mentoring, and Service By Amy Lobben With summer almost here, I’m about to head into my last year as an academic. I’m “retiring” June 2022, although in truth I’ll work…
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In memoriam: Roger Kasperson

Former Clark Graduate School of Geography faculty member Roger Kasperson, passed away on Saturday, April 10. A major scholar in the fields of risk and environmental sustainability, Professor Kasperson had a nearly lifelong relationship with Clark and the GSG: he earned his in Geography from Clark in 1959, and returned to Clark as a faculty…
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