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Dr. James Lein, Professor of Geography, presented a paper at the 41st Annual Applied Geography Conference in October and was appointed to three editorial boards this year. His paper was on “Exploring Machine Learning Strategies to Predict Sustainable Land Cover Arrangements in an Urban Setting.” Abstract: There have been several […]

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Geography news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Nov 09

Under the motto “Ending Hunger Starts with OHIO,” the Wealth and Poverty theme hosts its annual World Food Day food drive throughout October. The United Nations’ World Food Day is Oct. 16, adayof action against hunger involving people from around the world. OHIO collection sites for non-perishable items for Good […]

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Geography news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Oct 04

The Geography Colloquium Series presents Dr. JillColeman on “Hydroclimatic Variability in the Eastern U.S. Associated with Atmospheric Teleconnection Patterns” on Friday, Sept. 21, at 3:05 p.m. in Clippinger 119. Coleman is Professor of Geography at Ball State University, specializing in atmospheric science and applied geography. Her current research interests include […]

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Geography news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Sep 01

The Athens News quotes Dr. Dorothy Sack, Professor and Chair of Geography, in a story headlined “Proposed APV trails in state forests spark concerns.” OU professor Dorothy Sack, chair of the universitys Department of Geography, said she has conducted and overseen a fair amount of research on the impact of […]

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Geography news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Aug 30

Dr. E. Edna Wangui, Associate Professor of Geography, is in Nairobi, Kenya, conducting research on how gender influences participation in an Kenyan ecosystem project. She received a 10-month Fulbright Scholar award as well as an Ohio University Faculty Fellowship Award for the 2018-19 fall and spring semesters. “I am already […]

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Geography news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Aug 28

Dr. Jana Houser,Assistant Professor of Geography, received NSF funding to examine topographic effects on tornado formation and intensity. Houser has spent much of her early career using radar data to examine the internal dynamics of tornado formation. Her research on the rapid development and evolution of tornadoes and associated storm-scale […]

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Geography news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Aug 19

Ohio University alumna Molly Kathleen ’08 works to address recycling and solid waste challenges in Ohio. An environmental planner with GT Environmental, Kathleen earned a B.S. in Environmental Geography from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. Connect with Kathleen on LinkedIn. Geographys eight specialized majors provide a […]

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Geography news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Aug 19

“This May we sent off a large and impressive class of graduating Geography majors. Most have very exciting plans, including graduate school, service such as AmeriCorps or Peace Corps, or their first professional job. We congratulate them all and hope they stay in touch and hopefully help graduating Bobcats in […]

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Geography news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Aug 19

Ohio University’s Scalia Laboratorythe only place to get current weather conditions and an Athens-specific forecastjust launched a new mobile-friendly website. “When we moved here, our house didn’t have internet service or even TV service. So every morning we called Scalia Lab at 593-1717 to get the forecast,” says Dr. John […]

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Geography news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Jul 13

Ohio Governor John R. Kasich announced the appointment of Dr. Timothy G. Anderson to the Ohio Historic Site Preservation Advisory Board for a three-year term beginning June 28. Anderson, Associate Professor of Geography, is a historical geographer with research interests in three main areas. “First, much of my current research […]

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Geography news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Jul 06

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