Coffee Hour and Coffee Hour To Go
Coffee Hour is a weekly lecture hosted by the Department of Geography celebrating interdisciplinary scholarship and collegiality. Topics range from innovations in GIScience, to food security, to land use and justice issues, among others.
All members of the Geography, Penn State, and Centre County community are invited to attend.
Days and Times
Fridays during the spring and fall semesters
- 3:30 p.m. Refreshments are offered in the E. Willard Miller seminar room, 319 Walker Building
- 4:00 p.m. The lecture begins in the John J. Cahir Auditorium, 112 Walker Building
Coffee Hour To Go
If you cannot attend the weekly coffee hour in person, the department offers Coffee Hour To Go as a webcast. Viewers can see the speaker live in one frame and the slides in another frame.
The link for each Coffee Hour To Go is included with each talk's specific event information.
Current Season of Coffee Hour To Go on Mediasite
Fall 2014 Coffee Hour Schedule
Subject to change. Speakers and topics will be added as they are confirmed.
October 17 Lightening Talks with Department of Geography Graduate StudentsOctober 24 Armen Kemanian "The Soil Carbon Balance, Nitrous Oxide Emissions, and
Biofuels"October 31 Mark Blumler "Agricultural
History in Geographical and Evolutionary Perspective"
November 7 Ingrid Nelson "Feminist political ecology and the (un)making of 'heroes': Encounters in Mozambique"