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Joe Chestnut Interns at AAG for Winter Semester

Joe Chestnut, a senior at The George Washington University, is double majoring in international affairs with a concentration in international development and geography. His areas of interest include urban geography in under-developed countries, slums and environmental disasters. His future aspirations include working within disaster management and working towards a masters degree in geography. In his…
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U.S. Census Bureau Announces 2015 Statistical Workshop Series

The International Programs Center for Technical Assistance at the Census Bureau has just announced its 2015 statistical workshop series.   The following one- to two-week workshops will be held in Washington, and are ideal for governments, NGOs, and international aid agencies seeking to build capacity conducting surveys and censuses. Training covers the entire survey lifecycle, including mobile data collection (CSPro for Android/CSEntry), GIS, data…
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2013-2014 GCE MyCOE Youth TechCamps Program

2013-2014 GCE MyCOE Youth TechCamps Program Students Visit Sterkfontein Caves The AAG’s 2013-2014 Global Connections and Exchange My Community, Our Earth Youth TechCamps Program provided thirty competitively selected high school students from across the United States and 90 of their counterparts in Bolivia, Panama and South Africa with the opportunity to collaborate in cross-cultural teams…
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MyCOE / SERVIR Global Fellowship Program

MyCOE SERVIR Capstone Fellows with Dr. Rajiv Shah, USAID Administrator, Washington, April 2014 MyCOE / SERVIR Global Fellowship Program: 2012-2014 The MyCOE / SERVIR Global Fellowship Program is a partnership between the AAG’s MyCOE program and the NASA SERVIR program, a collaborative venture among the NASA Earth Science Division Applied Sciences Program, USAID, and worldwide…
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Jenny Lunn Joins AAG Staff as Senior Researcher

Lunn The AAG recently welcomed Jenny Lunn to the staff in Washington DC. Jenny has spent most of the last ten years working for the Royal Geographical Society with the Institute of British Geographers in London where she was involved in a variety of roles spanning the Society’s work in education, higher education and public…
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AAG Welcomes New IT Director Colleen Dougherty

The AAG is pleased to announce that Colleen Dougherty has joined the AAG staff as Information Technology Director at the association’s headquarters in Washington, Colleen has extensive experience working with nonprofit associations similar to the AAG, including American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and the Society of the Plastics Industry. She has strong expertise…
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Happy Trails to Departing AAG Staff

The AAG toasts and wishes well to former staff members Greg Osburn and Patricia Solis. Greg is moving on to the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers in Washington, , and Patricia has accepted a position with Texas Tech University. We wish them both well in their new jobs and thank them for their great contributions…
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AAG Seeks Interns for Spring, Summer, and Fall Semesters

The AAG seeks interns on a year-round basis for the spring, summer, and fall semesters. Interns participate in most AAG programs and projects such as education, outreach, research, website, publications, or the Annual Meeting. The AAG also arranges for interns to accompany different AAG staff on visits to related organizations or events of interest during…
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Ansel Lundberg Interns at AAG for Fall Semester

Ansel Lundberg is a fourth-year undergraduate student at the University of California, Santa Barbara working on a in geography and English. His interests include geographic information systems, urban and transportation geography, and environmental literary criticism and theory. After graduating, he is interested in living and working in an American city for a few years, and eventually…
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AAG Seeks Information Technology Director

The Association of American Geographers (AAG) has an immediate opening for the position of Information Technology Director, to be located at the AAG’s central office in Washington, DC. We seek an individual with strong computer hardware, software, and database skills, who can manage the AAG’s advanced IT systems and software. The IT Director will also participate…
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Brandon Katz Interns at AAG for Fall Semester

Brandon is a junior studying Science, Technology, and Society at Butler University in Indianapolis, Indiana. Intrigued by both the natural and social sciences, he chooses to focus his studies around the relationship between the two realms and is interested in how the use of technology might promote a more amicable correspondence between the them for…
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