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Justin MaxwellGeography welcomes new faculty member Justin Maxwell to the department.
Scott Robeson Scott Robeson coauthors opinion piece on extreme weather and climate change. More »
Faiz RahmanNew website on Indiana Carbon Cycle, developed by Faiz Rahman, reaches out to citizens and policy makers.
Tom EvansTom Evans and colleagues to study changing water availability and capacity for adaption. More »
Rinku Roy ChowdhuryRinku Roy Chowdhury to study mangrove forests in the Americas. More »
Dan Knudsen Dan Knudsen named Henry H. H. Remak Professor of West European Studies. More »
aerial map of BloomingtonTom Evans and colleagues studying changes in Bloomington's urban forest. More »
College Logo Ph.D. student Julia Ferguson receives first award from John Odland Graduate Research Fund. More »

Prof. Bill Black Scientist at Work: Professor Bill Black discusses his seminal work Sustainable Transportation: Problems and Solutions. More »

College Logo Congratulations to Graduate students who have received fellowships. More »

map of Bangladesh Professors Rahman and Roy Chowdhury receive NASA grant to study mangrove forests in Bangladesh.
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Faculty, staff, and graduate students from Geography recently staffed an exhibit at the HASTI convention in Indianapolis. More »

Professors Evans and Robeson receive funding from NSF for study of spatial resilience in Zambia. More »

Rinku Roy ChowdhuryRinku Roy Chowdhury's article in PNAS identifies diversity of economic strategies among Yucatan farmers. More »

Faiz RahmanNew NASA project, led by Faiz Rahman, to study terrestrial carbon cycle. More »

Emilio MoranGeography adjunct faculty member Emilio Moran elected to National Academy of Sciences. More »

Student BuildingGeography faculty lead two of the four Multidisciplinary Ventures and Seminars Fund projects. More »

MSB IIExpansion to Geography North: Multidisciplinary Science Building II (MSB-II).   More »

Rebecca LaveAndrew W. Mellon Foundation awards prestigious Sawyer Seminar to Rebecca Lave and collaborators. More »

John OdlandWe are mourning the loss of our colleague, mentor, and friend John Odland who died unexpectedly on Monday September 14 at Bloomington Hospital.   Brief Biography »

Dan KnudsenFor outstanding contributions to the field and discipline of Recreation, Tourism and Sport (RTS) Geography, the Association of American Geographers has awarded Dan Knudsen the Roy Wolfe Award.

He also received the Ryan Award for exceptional contributions to international programs and studies.

Tom EvansTom Evans is featured in a special issue of Research and Creative Activity on Sustainability: The Shape of Forests.

He also spoke on the history of deforestation and reforestation in south-central Indiana on Dec. 4 at Borders Books & Music in Bloomington. 

GIS DayIn celebration of Geography Awareness Week, the IU Bloomington Campus had its annual GIS Day on November 19th.

Rebecca LaveRinku Roy ChowdhurySeptember, 2008: We are pleased to welcome Rebecca Lave and Rinku Roy Chowdhury to the faculty of the department.  Rebecca and Rinku both contribute to the department’s strengths in human-environment interactions.  In addition, Rinku will bolster our GIScience program while Rebecca adds new dimensions to our human geography program.

Tony Grubesic March, 2008: Professor Tony Grubesic receives Outstanding Junior Faculty Award. More »

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