Upcoming Events and Announcements
Graduate and undergraduate awards
2018 Minghi Lecture set
On Friday, February 23, John O’Loughlin (Geography—University of Colorado) will present the annual Julian V. Minghi Lecture. His talk, "Climate Change, Food Security, & Conflict-Risk in Sub-Saharan Africa," will be in the Russell House, Room 305, at 3:30 pm, followed by a reception in Room 304.
2018 USGIF Scholarship Program now open
The US Geospatial Intelligence Foundation is now now accepting applications for the 2018 USGIF Scholarship Program. Information and applications are available on the USGIF site; submission deadline is February 26, 2018. Dedicated to supporting promising high school, undergraduate, and graduate students studying geospatial sciences, GIS, geography, and geospatial intelligence-related disciplines, USGIF has awarded more than $1.1 million in scholarships since the program began in 2004.
Grad student preview visit
Prospective graduate students will be in Columbia to visit the department and the campus Sunday, February 25, through Tuesday, February 27.
USC Geography and Geographers in the News
- 'A phenomenal mentor': Geography professor reflects on her method and a prize student
- Weathering a change: Campus weather station to change locations after more than 45 years
- Researchers retrieve Navy logs to 'weather' the Civil War years off South Carolina, region
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