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With an active faculty doing cutting-edge research in all corners of the discipline and the world, CU Geography takes students far beyond the classroom. Students and faculty work side-by-side on research projects, and many of our classes teach...

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Field assistant and undergraduate student Victoria Kraft measures tree ferns. · Kahuku Military Training Area on Oahu, Hawaii. Summer 2011.

Next Colloquium

Friday Sep 26, 03:30 pm. GUGG 205

“Gravity Never Sleeps: Recent Landslides in Colorado and Washington State”

Jonathan Godt

Program Coordinator, Landslide Hazards, U.S. Geological Survey


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Position Opening Assistant Professor GIScience

August 28, 2014 - The Department of Geography at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for an Assistant Professor level tenure-track position in...

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In Memoriam: John Heinrichs

February 27, 2014 - The Geography department lost a distinguished friend, colleague and alumnus with the passing away of John Heinrichs on January 11, 2014, due to a...

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In Memoriam: A. David Hill 1933-2014

January 23, 2014 - With sadness, the Department announces the passing of Dave Hill on Sunday January 19, 2014. A celebration of his life and career at the University...

Testing the Water

September 15, 2014 - Mark Williams interviewed on [KGNU Science Show](

Mark Williams Quoted in Inside Energy

September 12, 2014 - For people who live in close proximity to this country's current oil and gas boom, are there health risks? It’s a question people are asking from...

John O’Loughlin interviewed about latest events in eastern Ukraine

September 02, 2014 - John O'Loughlin studies conflict in countries and the political geography of the post-Soviet Union, including Russian and Ukrainian geopolitics and...

Joel Correia Receives The Best Should Teach Silver Award 2014

August 15, 2014 - The Best Should Teach Initiative strives to acknowledge excellence in teaching and academic leadership.

Joel Correia Named Lead Graduate Teacher

August 01, 2014 - Joel ill serve as the Lead Graduate Teacher for the Department of Geography for the 2014-15 academic year.

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Friday Sep 26, 03:30 pm. GUGG 205

Colloquia Series

Gravity Never Sleeps: Recent Landslides in Colorado and Washington State

Thursday Oct 02, 03:30 pm. GUGG 201e

Faculty Meeting

GEOG Faculty Meeting

Friday Oct 03, 03:30 pm. GUGG 205

Colloquia Series

Bhutan and Nepal: Disappearing Himalayan Glaciers, Water Security in High Asia, Temples, Elephants, and Phalluses

Friday Oct 10, 03:29 pm. GUGG 205

Colloquia Series

Transnational Credibility: Iranian architects in the new geography of design recognition

Friday Oct 17, 03:30 pm. GUGG 205

Colloquia Series

Genealogies of Risk: The Problem of Knowledge in U.S. Health, Safety, and Environmental Law

Friday Oct 24, 03:30 pm. GUGG 205

Colloquia Series

Taming Tibet: Landscape Transformation and the Gift of Chinese Development

Thursday Oct 30, 03:30 pm. GUGG 201e

Faculty Meeting

GEOG Faculty Meeting

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