Department of Geography News
Monday, February 18, 2019 - 8:17pm
Scott Sheridan, Ph.D., professor and chairperson of Kent State University’s department of geography, recently conducted a study on abnormal weather patterns published in the Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, a publication of the American Geophysical Union. The study r...
Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 10:59pm
More Extremes In A Changing Climate: An Interview With Cameron Lee Ph.D. Cameron Lee, Ph.D., discusses with local NPR station, WKSU, the effects of a changing climate. In the ten minute interview Dr. Lee explains how we should expect to see greater extremes in light of a globally...
Monday, November 26, 2018 - 6:52pm
From October 4-12, 2018, the NOAA Ship Rainier welcomed aboard three graduate students for a new seafloor...
Monday, November 5, 2018 - 12:43pm
Many professors have certain influences that inspire them to teach. For David Kaplan, Ph.D., professor in Kent State University's Department of Geography, that inspiration comes from his father.
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 3:07pm
The Department of Geography at Kent State University (http://www.kent.edu/geography) invites applications for two available open-rank tenure-track positions starting in August 2019, specializing in (1) Envi...
Friday, September 7, 2018 - 7:52pm
Andrew Curtis, Ph.D., geography professor and co-director of Kent State University’s Geographic Information System (GIS) Health & Hazards Lab, is recognized as a leader in his field. But, his work transcends the classroom.
Saturday, July 28, 2018 - 2:12pm
Saturday, July 28, 2018 - 1:38pm
Their remarkable work takes place in studios, classrooms, laboratories and outdoors. They have been published in prestigious journals, authored books and received significant research grants. Now, they add a new honor to their list of notable achievements.
Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 11:13pm
It takes a flight of nearly 20 hours to get from Ohio to Nairobi, Kenya, where students and an alumna from Kent State University’s College of Public Health are making an impact on the lives of people who reside in the slums.
Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 8:19pm
Dr. David Kaplan has been elected Vice President of the American Association of Geographers (AAG) for 2018-2019. Dr. Kaplan will automatically be elected as President for the 2019-2020 term, to be followed by another term as Past President in 2020-2021. Dr. Kaplan will succeed Dr...