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Seminar Series

Our Departmental Seminar Series runs on Tuesday afternoons with lectures usually being held once a month. They begin at 3:00 p.m. in Mac-Corry, Room D214 (unless otherwise posted). Everyone welcome.

Our Fall 2014 Line-up...

Tuesday, Oct. 7: Professor Jeff Malpas, Distinguished Professor, School of Geography and Environmental Studies, University of Tasmania, Australia and PDF: International Visiting Scholar will speak on "Thinking Topographically"

Location: Mac-Corry D214
Time: 3:00 p.m. (Coffee on at 2:30 pm)
* Also supported by the Department of Philosophy and the School of Environmental Studies

Tuesday, Oct. 14: Professor Carissa Brown, Geography, Memorial University of Newfoundland, will speak on "Anti-climatic: How Biotic and Abiotic Factors can Constrain Climate-induced Range Expansion of Trees"

Location: Mac-Corry D214
Time: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 31: Dr. Douglas (Doug) A. Stow, Department of Geography, San Diego State University will speak on "Multi-temporal Remote Sensing for Monitoring Land Surface Change"

Location: Mac-Corry D214
Time: 3:00 p.m. (Coffee on at 2:30 pm)

Thursday, Nov. 27: Dr. Hilary Dugan, Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Limnology, University of Wisconsin-Madison will speak on "Where is the Water in a Dry Valley? A Geophysical Investigation of Groundwater in Antarctica"

Location: Ellis Hall, Room 324
Time: 3:00 p.m. (Coffee on at 2:30 pm)

Our Winter 2015 Line-up...

Tuesday, Jan. 27: Dr. Alice J. Hovorka, Department of Geography & School of Environmental Studies will speak on "Animal Bodies and Performativity: Exploring Donkey Lives in Botswana."

Location: Mac-Corry D214
Time: 3:00 p.m. (Coffee on at 2:30 pm)

Tuesday, Feb. 24: Jeff Moon, Data Librarian and Academic Director of the Queen’s Research Data Centre, will speak on "Data, Data Management and the Queen’s Research Data Centre"

Location: Mac-Corry D214
Time: 3:00 p.m. (Coffee on at 2:30 pm)

Wednesday, March 4: Dr. Tee Guidotti, Fulbright Visiting Chair, Institute for Science, Society and Policy, University of Ottawa, will speak on "Health and Sustainability: A Critical View"

Location: Jeffrey Hall, Rm 115
Time: 3:00 p.m. (Coffee on at 2:30 pm)

Monday, March 16: Dr. Tim Cresswell, Department of History and International Affairs, Northeastern University, Boston, MA will speak on "Fence Furthest North: A Creative Engagement with Place"

Location: Mac-Corry E230
Time: 12 noon (Coffee on at 11:30 am)

Tuesday, March 17: Professor Hayden Lorimer, School of Geographical and Earth Sciences, University of Glasgow and PDF: International Visiting Scholar, will speak on “Landscape's Ruination and Reinvention: Experimenting with the Future of the Past”

Location: Mac-Corry D214
Time: 3:00 p.m. (Coffee on at 2:30 pm)
*This visit is supported by the Principal’s Development Fund and the Departments of Geography and Sociology, the Schools of Environmental Studies and Music, and Cultural Studies

Questions or Comments?
email: Joan Knox