CAGONT 2019 is being hosted by the Department of Geography, Environment and Geomatics at the University of Guelph on October 25-26. The conference will open with a reception and plenary panel on Friday, October 25. Paper and poster sessions to follow on Saturday, October 26.

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Brown Bag Speaker Series F19

Mark your calendars!

We’re letting you know about a great event run by our department to facilitate community, collaboration and learning over lunch. The Brown Bag Speaker Series is a weekly opportunity to meet faculty and professionals in your field and to broaden your geographical knowledge. 

Geographers in the News - Reid 05/30/24

Undergraduate student Kathleen Reid was awarded the Bert Tanner Student Prize this week at the 2024 Annual Meeting of the Canadian Geophysical Union in Ottawa, held jointly with the Canadian Society of Agricultural and Forest Meteorology.  The prize is in recognition of Kathleen’s poster presentation entitled “Examining the role of precipitation in surface water dynamics in the Lake Erie Basin”, which was based on her recently completed independent study under the supervision of Ben DeVries. 

GEG Welcomes New Chair

We are pleased to annuonce that Dr. Robin Roith has agreed to take on the role of Chair in the department of Geography, Environment & Geomatics for the period of July 1, 2023 to June 30, 2028. We also give thanks to Dr. Wanhong Yang for his outstanding dedication and service to the department over the last five years.

Geographers in the News-Yang (03/14-2023)

GEG's Dr. Wanhong Yang and research partners in Alberta worked on a watershed modelling of natural infrastructure project that won an award from the Canadian Federation of Municipalities for natural asset management. Wanhong and project manager Krista Quesnel was interviewed by CBC journalist Emily Chung.

“Yang said he is now working with other governments and watershed and conservation groups in Alberta and Ontario to do similar modelling to figure out what kinds of natural infrastructure projects would be most effective in conserving water or improving water quality.”

GEG's Parizeau Awarded Teaching Leadership Fellowship

Congratulations to Kate Parizeau as an inaugural recipient of the University Teaching Leadership Fellow award in Alternative Assessments and Student Mental Health. As a part of this fellowship, Kate will be completing a substantive project, build and cultivate networking channels in CSAHS, and engage in her own professional development as an educational leader.

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