Notable Geography News
- Adam Gallaher: Are Connecticut consumers ready for electric vehicles?Posted on January 18, 2022
- UConn Alum Shapes U.S. Climate PolicyPosted on January 12, 2022
- Adam Gallaher: Tree Trimming Pays Dividends for Eversource CustomersPosted on December 16, 2021
- Diane Benbella successfully defends dissertationPosted on November 15, 2021
- Recent Geography Graduate student accomplishmentsPosted on November 12, 2021
- Professor Atkinson-Palombo receives outstanding service awardPosted on October 22, 2021
InCHIP Lecture: Antwi Akom, Ph.D., San Francisco State University
Graduate Student AAG Presentation
Geography Colloquium - Mark Abraham
Geography Colloquium - Dr. Christopher Williams
Geog Professional Development series - Developing a Social Media Presence
Geography Colloquium - Dr. James Knighton
Geography End of Year Awards Ceremony
Geography Curriculum Info
Major or Minor in Geographic Information Science
Courses being offered in the Spring 2022 semester which count towards the GISc major and minor include:
Recent Graduate Student Publications
BenBella, Diane & Ghosh, D. 2021. Combining Geospatial Analysis with HIV Care Continuum to Identify Differential HIV/AIDS Treatment Indicators in Uganda. The Professional Geographer.
Barocci, Antonio. 2020. Political arrests of women under fascism: gender and the special tribunal in Italy 1926–1928. GeoJournal.
Adams, Aaron., Li, W., Zhang, C., & Chen, X. 2020. The disguised pandemic: the importance of data normalization in COVID-19 web mapping. Public Health.
Terbeck, Fabian. 2020. Defining Suburbs: An Evaluation and Comparison of Four Methods. The Professional Geographer.
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.
UConn Geography Alumni Award Recipients
2021: Patrick Heidkamp, MA '03, PhD '07, Professor, Southern CT State University.
2019: Todd Dumais, BA '03, Town Planner, City of West Hartford.
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