Geography Colloquium Schedule
Unless otherwise noted, the colloquium series presentations are held in the American Geographical Society Library of the Golda Meir Library 2:30 to 4:00 pm.
Friday, September 5, 2014
Department of Geography Meet and Greet
Friday, September 12, 2014
Harold and Florence Mayer Lecture
Daniel Sui, Ohio State University, Department of Geography
"Rethinking geographic research and education in the age of open science"
Friday, September 19, 2014
Leah Horowitiz, Visiting Professor, Department of Geography, University of Wisconsin (Associate Professor, Hawaii Pacific University)
"Grassroots environmental governance in the Anthropocene: Community engagements with industry, from the South Pacific to Northern Wisconsin."
Friday, September 26, 2014
AGSL Academic Adventurers Series
William Huxhold, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Urban Planning
"GIS Comes to Kazakhstan"
Friday, October 3, 2014
Robert Schneider, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Urban Planning
"Geographic Foundations of Sustainable Transportation: How Understanding Spatial Relationships can help Improve Walking and Bicycling"
Friday, October 10, 2014
Katie Williams, Dissertation Research Presentation
Friday, October 17, 2014
Nigel Rothfels, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Director of Undergraduate Research
and Dick Blau, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Peck School of the Arts (Film)
Friday, October 24, 2014
C21 Lecture Series (note - start time at 3:30pm and Curtin Hall location)
Wendy Brown, Political Science, UC-Berkeley
"Undoing the Demos: Neoliberalism and Political Life"
Curtin Hall 175
Friday, October 31, 2014
Yui Hashimoto, Dissertation Proposal Presentation
Friday, November 7, 2014
Renee Walker, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, School of Public Health
"Disparities in Neighborhood Access to Food and the Implications for Health Outcomes"
Friday, November 14, 2014
AGSL Academic Adventurers Lecture Series (note - start time at 3:00pm)
Jean Creighton, Director, Manfred Olson Planetarium, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
"Adventure in the Stratosphere"
Friday, November 21, 2014
Graduate Student Workshop
Friday, November 28, 2014
No colloquium – Thanksgiving Recess
Friday, December 5, 2014
West Lakes Lecture
Sarah Moore, University of Wisconsin, Department of Geography
"The Hazardous Waste Trade in North America: Addressing methodological and conceptual shortcomings in current explanation"
Friday, December 12, 2014
Geography 600 Undergraduate Research Symposium