Penn State Geography has a very active community of faculty, students, staff, and alumni. Events of importance to this community are listed below. To submit an event for inclusion on this list, please e-mail it to geography@psu.edu. Include time, date, location, and a brief description of the event.
Location: Downstairs at Dillons, 955 Boylston St Boston, MA 02115
Time: April 7, 2017 - 7:30pm
  AAG ReceptionJoin us at the Penn State Department of Geography Alumni and Friends Reception during the AAG Annual Meeting in Boston Friday, April 7, 20177:30 to 9:30 p.m.Downstairs at Dillons955 Boylston Street Boston, MA 02115-3106RSVP...
Location: Refreshments are offered in 319 Walker Building at 3:30 p.m. The lecture begins in 112 Walker Building at 4:00 p.m.
Time: March 24, 2017 - 3:30pm
Working in an urban garden. Image by USDA.As part of her visit to Penn State, Antoinette WinklerPrins is also conducting a workshop on applying for Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement (DDRI) awards from the National Science Foundation. This...
Location: 319 Walker Building, Penn State, University Park Campus
Time: March 23, 2017 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm
About the WorkshopThe Penn State chapter of Supporting Women in Geography (SWIG) is sponsoring a workshop on applying for Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement (DDRI) awards from the National Science Foundation. This workshop can be specifically...
Location: Refreshments are offered in 319 Walker Building at 3:30 p.m. The lecture begins in 112 Walker Building at 4:00 p.m.
Time: March 17, 2017 - 3:30pm
The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-ExupéryRelated news: Penn State’s Roger Downs to receive AAG 2017 Presidential Achievement AwardAbout the talkThere are formal and informal pathways for developing geographic knowledge and skills. Each pathway is...
Location: Refreshments are offered in 319 Walker Building at 3:30 p.m. The lecture begins in 112 Walker Building at 4:00 p.m.
Time: February 24, 2017 - 3:30pm
The image shows the combined Euclidean and Wastershed distance model for hiker in a flat and dry environment. Dark shares represent higher probability density.This week's Coffee Hour lecture is co-sponsored by the Penn State Institute for CyberScience....
Location: Refreshments are offered in 319 Walker Building at 3:30 p.m. The lecture begins in 112 Walker Building at 4:00 p.m.
Time: February 17, 2017 - 3:30pm
Arrival Time grid generated using Flood2D-GPU for Hydropolis, a hypothetical dam breach case study.  This week's Coffee Hour lecture is co-sponsored by the Penn State Institute for CyberScience.About the talkOn average 196 million people in more...
Location: Refreshments are offered in 319 Walker Building at 3:30 p.m. The lecture begins in 112 Walker Building at 4:00 p.m.
Time: February 10, 2017 - 3:30pm
SponsorsThis week's Coffee Hour lecture is co-sponsored by the Penn State Institute for CyberScience.About the talkThe Institute for CyberScience is one of Penn State's five pan-university, interdisciplinary institutes. ICS was formed in 2012 and is...
Location: Refreshments are offered in 319 Walker Building at 3:30 p.m. The lecture begins in 112 Walker Building at 4:00 p.m.
Time: February 3, 2017 - 3:30pm
  “Aerial view of Pueblo Bonito” Photo by John Wiley.Today's Coffee Hour is co-sponsored by the Big Data Social Science IGERT, and is part of the Geospatial Data Science Workshop https://sites.psu.edu/gds2017/About the talkIn this coffee hour,...
Location: Refreshments are offered in 319 Walker Building at 3:00 p.m. The lecture begins in 112 Walker Building at 4:00 p.m.
Time: January 27, 2017 - 3:00pm
About the Miller LectureThe department's Miller Lecture Series is designed to bring eminent geographers to Penn State and is a gift to the Department of Geography from the late E. Willard and Ruby S. Miller. E. W. Miller was a Professor of Geography,...
Location: Refreshments are offered in 319 Walker Building at 3:30 p.m. The lecture begins in 112 Walker Building at 4:00 p.m.
Time: January 20, 2017 - 3:30pm
Steet Sign for Milwaukee's Martin Luther King Drive. Photo by Anthony Dean.Today's Coffee Hour is co-sponsored by The Rock Ethics Institute and the Department of African American Studies.About the talkOver the past twenty years or so, I have researched...
Location: various locations
Time:
January 9, 2017 (All day) to April 28, 2017 (All day)
Registration is now open for the following graduate-level seminars in geographySpring 2017 GEOG 510 Graduate Seminar in Climatology: Human Impacts on Climate • Instructor: Andrew Carleton• Download flyer• Class number: 27271 • Meeting time:...
Location: Refreshments are offered in 319 Walker Building at 3:30 p.m. The lecture begins in 112 Walker Building at 4:00 p.m.
Time: December 2, 2016 - 3:30pm
An example of Dynamic Network Analysis. Image from http://www.carleytech.com/SponsorsThis week's Coffee Hour lecture is co-sponsored by the Penn State Institute for CyberScience.About the talkOur ability to understand and predict socio-cultural activity...
Location: Refreshments are offered in 319 Walker Building at 3:30 p.m. The lecture begins in 112 Walker Building at 4:00 p.m.
Time: November 11, 2016 - 3:30pm
Radar and Optical Data Classification Map, Wad Medani, SudanSponsorsThis week's Coffee Hour lecture is co-sponsored by the Penn State Institute for CyberScience.About the talk Remote sensing is a greatly expanding source of spatial information from the...
Location: Refreshments are offered in 319 Walker Building at 3:30 p.m. The lecture begins in 112 Walker Building at 4:00 p.m.
Time: November 4, 2016 - 3:30pm
SVG Industries manufacturing facility in Haridar.About the talk This is a story about lives of young women who had come to work as factory workers in a small industrial town in southern Indian state of Tamilnadu. Traveling up and down to the factory...
Location: Refreshments are offered in 319 Walker Building at 3:30 p.m. The lecture begins in 112 Walker Building at 4:00 p.m.
Time: October 28, 2016 - 3:30pm
SponsorsThis week's Coffee Hour lecture is co-sponsored by the Rock Ethics Institute.About the talk The Communist Party of Kampuchea (CPK; also known as the ‘Khmer Rouge’) constitutes one of the most violent and inhumane apparatus of state terror in...