Notable Geography News
- Professor Atkinson-Palombo Receives Environmental Leadership AwardPosted on April 10, 2019
- Geography Grads Win AAG AwardsPosted on April 9, 2019
- Geography faculty in the newsPosted on March 29, 2019
- Geography Professional Development Series announces two upcoming eventsPosted on March 27, 2019
- Prof. DasGupta wins Global Challenges Research Fund Workshop AwardPosted on March 7, 2019
Recent Graduate Student Publications
Wang, Hui, Scott Stephenson, and Shijin Qu. Modeling spatially non-stationary land use/cover change in the lower Connecticut River Basin by combining geographically weighted logistic regression and the CA-Markov model. International Journal of Geographical Information Science.
Oculi, Neil and Scott Stephenson. Conceptualizing climate vulnerability: understanding the negotiating strategies of Small Island Developing States. Environmental Science & Policy.
Zhang, Weixing, Weidong Li, Chuanrong Zhang, and William B. Ouimet. Detecting urban horizontal and vertical growths from medium resolution imagery and their relationships with major socioeconomic factors. International Journal of Remote Sensing.
Conner Dickes, class of 2018, is a Planner/GIS Analyst at Milone & MacBroom.
Caroline Mazo, class of 2018, is a .
Tara Schwenzfeier, class of 2018, is a GIS Analyst at ForeFlight, a Boeing company.
Nick Lacafta, class of 2016, is a Technical Records Coordinator at the University of Connecticut.
Stefanie Walker, MA class of 2015, is a Senior Catastrophe Risk Consultant at Travelers Insurance.
Amy DellaGuistina, class of 2014, is an Environment, Health, Safety & Sustainability Senior Associate at Amgen.
Lanham Miller, class of 2009, is a School Counselor for the Tolland Board of Education.
UConn Geography Alumni Award Recipients
2018: Richard Annitto, BA '85, Vice President, GIS and Survey Division, LiRo Group
2017: Ben Spaulding, PhD '10, Catastrophe Risk Manager, Homesite Group
2016: Patrice Carson, BA '82, Consulting Director of Community Development, Town of Bolton
2015: Tyler Kleykamp, BA '00, Chief Data Officer, Connecticut State Office of Policy and Management
Student Opportunities & Resources
Geography Curriculum Info
Major or Minor in Geographic Information Science
Courses being offered in the Fall 2019 semester which count towards the GISc major and minor include:
Wednesday, April 24th, 2019
12:15 PM - 01:15 PM
Storrs CampusWood Hall Basement Lounge
Friday, April 26th, 2019
12:20 PM - 01:15 PM
Storrs CampusAUST 420
Academic Job Interviews: What to Expect and Prep
Kay Kimball Gruder
Graduate Student & Postdoc Career Programs and Services
Wednesday, May 1st, 2019
12:15 PM - 02:00 PM
Storrs CampusWilbur Cross North Reading Room