Department of Geography

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A Message from the Chair

Welcome to the Department of Geography webpage. We offer a Bachelor of Science in Meteorology ; a Bachelor of Science in Geography with options in Physical Geography, Human Geography, Geospatial, and Planning; a Master of Arts in Geography and two Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Programs: Community Development and Environmental GIS.

The Department is very proud to promote critical thinking, engaged learning, research and creativity in a challenging, supportive learning environment. We prepare our students to be successful in the workplace or to pursue an advanced degree.

Take a look at our webpages and do not hesitate to contact me or any of the faculty members if you need additional information.

Dr. Samuel Thompson, Department Chair

Recent Accomplishments

and News Items

FEATURED NEWS:  Dr. Ranbir Kang secures over $300K in funding from the National Science Foundation to study the effect of using mosses to control stream bank erosion

Annual Gabler Lecture:

"Photography and the Revolutionary Mapping and Documenting of the Three-Dimensional Environment"

Dr. Mark Fonstand, University of Oregon

March 6th, 2015

3-4:00 pm  109 Morgan