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AAG Newsletter: June 2016

June 2016 Welcome to the Newsletter of the American Association of Geographers (AAG). For more up-to-date news, stories, and announcements, read PRESIDENT'S COLUMN Listening to Our Members: Part 2 By Sarah Witham Bednarz Bednarz This is my last column as AAG president and it is perhaps the most important because I seek your input on a very…
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AAG Newsletter: May 2016

May 2016 Welcome to the Newsletter of the American Association of Geographers (AAG). For more up-to-date news, stories, and announcements, read PRESIDENT'S COLUMN Listening to Our Members: Part 1 Bednarz By Sarah Witham Bednarz For me, one of the best sessions at our annual meeting reported the results of our first membership survey. A stellar crew, including past…
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AAG Newsletter: April 2016

April 2016 Welcome to the Newsletter of the American Association of Geographers (AAG). For more up-to-date news, stories, and announcements, read PRESIDENT'S COLUMN Excellence in a Geography Program Bednarz By Sarah Witham Bednarz One of the best parts of the annual meeting for me, as president, was the Awards Luncheon. It is a privilege to greet and honor…
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AAG Newsletter: March 2016

March 2016 Welcome to the Newsletter of the American Association of Geographers (AAG). For more up-to-date news, stories, and announcements, read PRESIDENT'S COLUMN What We Do Bednarz By Sarah Witham Bednarz As I prepare for the upcoming Council meeting in San Francisco at the end of this month, it occurs to me that none of my columns…
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AAG Newsletter: February 2016

February 2016 Welcome to the Newsletter of the American Association of Geographers (AAG). For more up-to-date news, stories, and announcements, read PRESIDENT'S COLUMN Bias and Consideration Bednarz By Sarah Witham Bednarz Now is the winter of our discontent. I have always liked that line, the first of King Richard III. I know it is not really about…
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AAG Newsletter: January 2016

January 2016 Welcome to the Newsletter of the American Association of Geographers (AAG). For more up-to-date news, stories, and announcements, read PRESIDENT'S COLUMN New Year, New Name, New Proposal Bednarz By Sarah Witham Bednarz I am writing this column on the first day of the new year. Effective January 1, 2016, the AAG will begin to operate…
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AAG Newsletter: December 2015

December 2015 Welcome to the Newsletter of the Association of American Geographers (AAG). For more up-to-date news, stories, and announcements, read PRESIDENT'S COLUMN A New Year’s Resolution Bednarz By Sarah Witham Bednarz The fall semester is coming to an end and the new year is approaching. It is the season for reflection and resolution setting. What went…
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AAG Newsletter: November 2015

November 2015 Welcome to the Newsletter of the Association of American Geographers (AAG). For more up-to-date news, stories, and announcements, read PRESIDENT'S COLUMN Undergraduate Education: Let’s Pay Attention Bednarz By Sarah Witham Bednarz I think the best part about being president of the AAG is attending the regional meetings. I have traveled to East Lakes at Kent…
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AAG Newsletter: October 2015

OCTOBER 2015 Welcome to the Newsletter of the Association of American Geographers (AAG). For more up-to-date news, stories, and announcements, read PRESIDENT'S COLUMN AAG at the Forefront of Geography Education Change Bednarz By Sarah Witham Bednarz I will keep this column relatively brief because I want you to read a companion piece by Michael Solem, Director of…
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AAG Newsletter: September 2015

SEPTEMBER 2015 Welcome to the Newsletter of the Association of American Geographers (AAG). For more up-to-date news, stories, and announcements, read PRESIDENT'S COLUMN Do The Right Thing Bednarz By Sarah Witham Bednarz It is that time of the year again. I hear the scurry of my colleagues sorting through old folders, re-organizing class notes. The copy machine…
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AAG Newsletter: August 2015

AUGUST 2015 Welcome to the Newsletter of the Association of American Geographers (AAG). For more up-to-date news, stories, and announcements, read PRESIDENT'S COLUMN Survival in a Time of Disruption in Higher Education By Sarah Witham Bednarz This is a challenging time to be engaged in scholarship in higher education. Shrinking state budgets and rising tuition raise concerns…
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AAG Newsletter: July 2015

JULY 2015 Welcome to the Newsletter of the Association of American Geographers (AAG). For more up-to-date news, stories, and announcements, read PRESIDENT'S COLUMN The Bully Pulpit By Sarah Witham Bednarz I begin my first column by thanking you for electing me president of the AAG, a decision I hope you do not regret. I am simultaneously very…
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