Events

Joins us in welcoming Dr. Jacob Bendix, Associate Professor of Geography at Syracuse University for his talk on his research on the interactions of water, fire, and wood in Southern California. Tea snacks will be served beginning at 3:30pm in Condon 108, followed by departmental announcements just before 4:00pm. The talk will be held in […]

Pathways to a Career with Geography Wednesday, March 15th An opportunity to not just find out what you can do, but how you can get there 2:00-3:20pm: Finding the Path Meet recent graduates and find out tips for students as they prepare to graduate. Condon 106 3:45-5:00pm: The Journey Refreshments then a presentation by guests […]

Tea Talk: Andrés Holz

April 20, 2017
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Join us on Thursday, April 20th at 4:00pm in Condon 106 for a talk by Portland State University Professor and Director of the Global Environmental Change Lab Andrés Holz. He will give a talk entitled “Understanding complex human-ecological processes through temporal and spatial patterns: lessons from Patagonia & Tasmania.” Dr Holtz’s research interests include Forest dynamics, […]

Please join us for a talk by Birgit Müller, from the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research in Leipzig, Germany. Her talk will be entitled “Analyzing the impact of policy instruments and global change processes with help of social-ecological modelling.” Birgit’s research interests focus on: the use of process-based models for an enhanced understanding and governance […]

Please join us in welcoming Galit Cohen-Blankshtain, a senior lecturer in Geography and Public Policy at Hebrew University of Jerusalem, who is currently on sabbatical at Oregon State University. Her talk is entitled “Integrated transport planning in segmented city: the case of Jerusalem.” To see more about her research in Urban information-communication technologies (ICT) policy, Transport policy, […]

If you are  senior (or just really on top of things), please join the Academic and Career Advisors for the Department of Geography, Economic, Political Science, Ethnic Studies and General Social Science for a quick workshop on either May 6th or May 20th from 11am to 2pm. This three-hour intensive workshop will provide you with tools […]

Please join the Department of Geography as we host Dr. Ford Cochran, the Director of Programming for National Geographic Expeditions. Ford selects the writers, photographers, explorer, staff and scholars who head to different parts of the world. He was written for National Geographic magazine and helped launch nationalgeographic.com among many, many other activities at the National […]

Tea Talk: Raoul Liévanos

June 1, 2017
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Join us on Thursday, June 1st at 4:00pm in Condon 106 for a talk by Raoul Liévanos, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology here at the University of Oregon. His talk will be entitled: “Producing Hazardous Space: Socio-Nature and Valuation in the Home Owners’ Loan Corporation Residential Security Survey”   Please join us prior to […]

Tea Speaker Series: Dr. John Agnew

September 28, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Please join us for our kick-off Tea Speaker Series on Thursday, September 28th, at 4:00pm in Condon 106. He will give a talk entitled Putting China in the World: From universal theory to contextual theorizing. Please join the department at 3:30 for snacks and socializing in Condon 108.

Please join the Department of Geography in welcoming Dr. Gordon Holtgrieve, Assistant Professor in the School of Aquatic and Fisheries Science at the University of Washington for a talk entitled Floods, Fish and People: Food-Energy-Water research in the Mekong Delta. His talk will begin at 4:00pm in Condon 106. Please join us at 3:30 in Condon 108 […]