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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Undergrad Annie Pepper helping set up the Geography Department's weather station. · East Campus, Boulder, Colorado. November 2008.

Next Colloquium

Friday Feb 13, 03:30 pm. GUGG 205

“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”

Joe Ryan

Department of Civil, Environmental,and Architectural Engineering, University of Colorado Boulder

News

Special Posting

In Memoriam: Paul Talbot

December 06, 2014 - The Department of Geography mourns the death of Paul Talbot, a former graduate student who received his PhD in 2004. Paul died on December 6th, 2014...


How popular are Putin and Obama in Crimea and Eastern Ukraine?

January 22, 2015 - It is well known that Russian President Vladimir Putin’s actions in Ukraine, annexing Crimea in March 2004, and sponsoring rebels thereafter in...

Emily Yeh receives the E. Gene Smith Book Prize on Inner Asia for 2015

January 16, 2015 - Awarded by the China and Inner Asia Council (CIAC) of [The Association for Asian...

NSF awards research team $1M to study world’s population dynamics

December 11, 2014 - Stefan Leyk and Fernando Riosmena are part of a research team that received a $1 million grant from the National Science Foundation to conduct...

Ian Rowen Receives Taiwan Foundation for Democracy Dissertation Fellowship

December 10, 2014 - Ian was awarded a 2015 Dissertation Fellowship from the Taiwan Foundation for Democracy to support his project: "The politics of tourism between...

Umbrella politics: What American Movements Can Learn from the Hong Kong Protests

December 03, 2014 - [Read Ian Rowen's *Occupy.com* article](http://www.occupy.com/article/umbrella-politics-what-american-movements-can-learn-hong-kong-protests)

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Events

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 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

Friday Feb 20, 03:29 pm. GUGG 205

Colloquia Series

TBD

Friday Feb 27, 03:30 pm. GUGG 205

Colloquia Series

Clearing your Desk! Software and Data Services for Collaborative Web Based GIS Analysis

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

Faculty Meeting

GEOG Faculty Meeting

Friday Mar 06, 03:30 pm. GUGG 205

Colloquia Series

Institutional Diversity and Local Forest Governance

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