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 at 4:00 p.m. in the John J. Cahir Auditorium, 112 Walker Building
Spring 2013 Coffee Hour Schedule
Speakers and talk details will be added as they are confirmed.
January 11 Cynthia A. Brewer and Anthony C.
"Mapping Around the World: A Cartographic Study Abroad Experience"
January 18 Alan Taylor
January 25 Barbara Gray, Penn State Center for Research in Conflict and Negotiation
February 1 Sara Fitzsimmons, American Chestnut Foundation
"Restoring the American Chestnut ..."
February 8 John Kelmelis
February 15 Jennifer Stewart and Ed Smiley ITS Security Operations and Services
February 22 Margaret Winchester
March 1 (No Coffee Hour, Spring Break)
March 8 (No Coffee Hour, Spring Break)
March 15 Thomas Sikor
March 22 The Miller Lecture with Frank Davis
March 29 (No Coffee Hour)
April 5 Lucky Yapa
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.