Wilbur Zelinsky: December 21, 1921-May 4, 2013

It is with great sadness that we share the news of the passing of Wilbur Zelinsky, professor emeritus, long-time faculty member in Penn State Geography, and renowned scholar. Wilbur passed peacefully at home on Saturday, May 4, 2013, surrounded by his family after a short illness.

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Spring 2012 Geography newsletter now available

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February 1, 2012 - 1:32pm

The spring 2012 issue of the Geography Newsletter is now available to read online via issuu.  You can access the online version of the newsletter on this web site by going to the Newsletters page.

Coffee Hour with Joshua Inwood: Civil Rights Geographies: Property and Whiteness

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November 10, 2017 - 3:30pm
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Refreshments are offered in 319 Walker Building at 3:30 p.m. The lecture begins in 112 Walker Building at 4:00 p.m

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Critical Geography Keynote with Minelle Mahtani: Toxic geographies: absences in critical race thought and practice in social and cultural geography

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October 27, 2017 - 3:00pm
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Refreshments are offered in 319 Walker Building at 3:30 p.m. The lecture begins in 112 Walker Building at 4:00 p.m

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Angela Rogers  office: 814-865-2493 email: geography@psu.edu

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Coffee Hour with Roger Downs: Incidental Learning about Geography: Saint-Exupéry and The Little Prince

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March 17, 2017 - 3:30pm
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Refreshments are offered in 319 Walker Building at 3:30 p.m. The lecture begins in 112 Walker Building at 4:00 p.m.



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The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

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Coffee Hour: The Miller Lecture with Lynn Staeheli "Cosmopolitan Habits and the Making of Citizenship in Bosnia-Herzegovina"

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January 27, 2017 - 3:00pm
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Refreshments are offered in 319 Walker Building at 3:00 p.m. The lecture begins in 112 Walker Building at 4:00 p.m.



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Penn State encourages qualified persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact Angela Rogers in advance of your participation or visit.

Angela Rogers  office: 814-865-2493 email: geography@psu.edu

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