University of Colorado at Boulder

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Learn by doing, not just studying

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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Fluvial Geomorphology students surveying Left Hand Creek, Fall 2014. · Left Hand Creek, Boulder, March 2014

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Friday Feb 06, 03:30 pm. GUGG 205


Krister Andersson

Department of Political Science, Environmental Studies Program, and Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado Boulder


Special Posting

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...

Sean Burns’ Poster Presentation Wins 2nd Place

November 24, 2014 - A poster presented by Sean and others last June at the American Meteorological Society 17th Symposium won 2nd place in the poster student...

How to Make a Better Map—Using Neuroscience

November 24, 2014 - Seth Spielman's research conducted through a National Science Foundation grant profiled in The Atlantic. [Read...

Abigail Peters Invited to Join Phi Beta Kappa

November 17, 2014 - Phi Beta Kappa is the oldest academic honor society, with chapters at 280 universities and colleges in America. Founded in 1776, PBK boasts over half...

CU ranks number 2 in Geosciences, including climatology and all other aspects of physical geography

November 16, 2014 - University of Colorado Boulder is ranked #2 among the top universities for Geosciences. [US News and World...

Study ties conflict risk in sub-Saharan Africa to climate change, socioeconomics, geography

November 10, 2014 - A massive new University of Colorado Boulder study indicates there is a statistical link between hotter temperatures generated by climate change and...

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Thursday Dec 04, 03:30 pm. GUGG 201e

Faculty Meeting

GEOG Faculty Meeting

Thursday Dec 11, 03:30 pm. GUGG 201e

Faculty Meeting

GEOG Faculty Meeting

Friday Dec 19, 11:00 am. Guggenheim Building

Fall 2014 Commencement

Geography Commencement Ceremony & Reception

Thursday Jan 29, 03:30 pm. GUGG 201e

Faculty Meeting

GEOG Faculty Meeting

Thursday Feb 05, 03:30 pm. GUGG 201e

Faculty Meeting

GEOG Faculty Meeting

Friday Feb 06, 03:30 pm. GUGG 205

Colloquia Series


Friday Feb 13, 03:30 pm. GUGG 205

Colloquia Series

What We Know, What We Don’t Know, and What We Need to Know about the Effects of Oil and Gas Development on Groundwater Quality in Colorado

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