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Students and Faculty Attend AAG Annual Meeting in Washington

Numerous faculty and students from the Department attended the annual meeting of the American Association of Geographers (AAG) in Washington, […]

UNCG to Offer Two New Sustainability Programs

Beginning in the fall of 2019, UNCG will offer two new sustainability degrees at the graduate level.  Students in the […]

UNCG Alumnus Appointed Assistant Professor at the University of Southern Mississippi

Congratulations to UNCG alumnus Dr. Thomas Patterson (PhD 2017) who has been hired as an assistant professor of geography at […]

Dr. Keith Debbage publishes book chapter on the Geography of Tourism Entrepreneurship

Dr. Debbage has just published a book chapter titled “Geographies of Tourism Entrepreneurship and Innovation: An Evolving Research Agenda” by […]

GES Students to Receive Student Excellence Awards

Congrats to Shannon Lloyd (senior Geography major) and Ashley Rose (senior Environmental & Sustainability Studies + Biology major) for being […]

Roger Bardsley has written another blog post for APA-NC

Roger Bardsley (PhD candidate) has recently written a blog post on “The City of Edinburgh, Scotland” for the American Planning […]

Dr. Will Li a featured speaker at AMY — Mid-year Appalachian Energy Summit

Dr. Wenliang “Will” Li spoke to a full house on February 28 at the Mid-year App Energy Summit. This annual […]

Tyler Mitchell publishes on longleaf pine climate sensitivity

Congratulations to M.A. student Tyler Mitchell for his article “Comparison of climate-growth responses of montane and piedmont longleaf pine (Pinus […]

Dr. Rick Bunch and the “Index of Southerness”

In collaboration with the Halsey Institute at the College of Charleston, Dr. Rick Bunch mapped the landscape of the South. […]

Firoozeh Karimi published in Computer, Environment, and Urban Systems

Firoozeh Karimi–a PhD candidate recently published a paper in Computer, Environment, and Urban Systems, which developed an urban growth modeling […]