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5th of December 2017 06:08 PM
Pleased to announce our next Colloquium speaker, Dr. Robert Heilmayr speaking on the Effect of Oil Palm Sustainability Certification! Presentation will take place this Thursday at 3:30pm in Buchanan 1930
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29th of November 2017 06:54 PM
#waybackwednesday to Geography Awareness Week 2017! Graduate student Sara Lafia visited the 4th grade classroom of Margie Ryckman at Isla Vista Elementary School. The students loved talking about California Geography and Cartography! πŸŒŽπŸ‘©πŸΌβ€πŸ«
PC: Susan Meerdink πŸ“Έ #geographyawarenessweek #geographyladies #gaw #cartography
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28th of November 2017 07:24 PM
For #givingtuesday help support UCSB & Geography Eduation by donating at: https://giving.ucsb.edu/Funds/Give?id=93
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27th of November 2017 08:25 PM
Congratulations goes to our own, Professor Keith Clarke!
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27th of November 2017 08:18 PM
Our Geography Club's event, Mapathon with Moovit was a hit! Students collaborated in mapping Santa Barbara's public transport system with David Klein, the Moovit North American Manager. The Moovit App will be accessible in the Santa Barbara Metro Area this week or next! 🚏🚍 PC: Briant Fabela πŸ“Έ
Check out the app at: moovitapp.com!
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27th of November 2017 07:48 PM
This Thursday come to Geography's Colloquium and see Professor of Agricultural and Landscape Ecology in the UCSB Bren School, Dr. Ashley Larsen speak on Landscape drivers of Agricultural Pests & Pesticides 🌿🌱🌲
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22nd of November 2017 05:58 PM
Wishing everyone a safe and enjoyable holiday weekend! πŸŒ³πŸ¦ƒπŸƒ #happythanksgiving PC: Katie O'Brien
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21st of November 2017 06:43 PM
We had a successful GIS Day Event at the Center for Spatial Studies last Wednesday. It was very well attended by undergraduate students and graduate students alike! The event was generously sponsored by Esri and spearheaded by Geography graduate student Gengchen Mai. PC: Sara Lafia πŸ“Έ
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ucsbgeog
16th of November 2017 08:54 PM
Departmental Staff spent the morning inside UCSB's three story facility, the AlloSphere, where immersive visualization and sonification are used to represent large and complex data 🌐 thanks so much for organizing this Alicia & thank you to @mat_ucsb for having us for a great show! πŸŒβ˜„οΈβœ¨
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15th of November 2017 07:16 PM
This week for our #StudentSpotlight is Geography Club's Vice President, Jason Granados! Jason is a fourth year Geography major with an emphasis in GIS. He is "looking forward to learning more about how we can use Python with ArcGIS" and can't wait to "continue doing a great job with future events" πŸ‘πŸΌ
PC: Diana Rosas πŸ“Έ #geographyclub #geography #mapping #arcgis #ucsb
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ucsbgeog
15th of November 2017 06:59 PM
Happy International GIS Day! ❀️ The "Mappiest" Day of the Year! Head over to the Center for Spatial Studies in Phelps Hall from 12-1pm for some lightening talks on anything & everything related to GIS ⚑️
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15th of November 2017 06:32 PM
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14th of November 2017 06:09 PM
Join us this Thursday for our next Colloquium featuring UCSB Earth Science Associate Professor Dr. Simone Pulver speaking on Environmental Pollution!
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ucsbgeog
13th of November 2017 06:44 PM
Happy #GeographyAwarenessWeek everyone! It is an annual celebration of geography and the important role it plays in our lives. Founded by presidential proclamation in 1987, Geography Awareness Week is observed during the third week of November each year... Find out how you can share your love for geography at www.GeographyAwarenessWeek.org! #Geography
ucsbgeog
9th of November 2017 08:06 PM
This week begins our Geography Club Spotlight Series! First up is our President and 4th year Geography Major Briant Fabela. He is emphasizing in GIS, along with picking up a minor in Earth Science. He invites "everyone to check us out and be a part of our group" and is "very excited for all of the things we can accomplish together this year!" PC: Diana Rosas πŸ“Έ #studentspotlight #geographyclub #geography #mapping #ucsb
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ucsbgeog
9th of November 2017 07:47 PM
See PhD candidate Susan Meerdink in action with elementary students back in 2013 during Geography Awareness Week! πŸ“šπŸ‘©πŸΌβ€πŸ«πŸŽ #gaw #geoweek #throwbackthursday #3daycountdown
PC: Susan Meerdink πŸ“Έ
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ucsbgeog
7th of November 2017 09:45 PM
Come join us to celebrate National GIS Day next Wednesday, November 15th in Phelps Hall 3512 at 12 noon! Free pizza and gifts! Read more at link below:
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7th of November 2017 09:25 PM
This Thursday, come explore the question Professor Ding is asking, "When will we see an ice free summer in the Arctic Ocean?" β„οΈπŸŒŠ
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ucsbgeog
2nd of November 2017 07:52 PM
#tbt to last year's Geography Awareness week 🌏 Here's one of our Graduate Students playing on the jungle gym with students at Mountain View Elementary school! πŸŒˆπŸ““πŸŒ€πŸ“ We can't wait for this year! #geographyawarenessweek #11daycountdown
PC: Susan Meerdink πŸ“Έ
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1st of November 2017 04:31 PM