The Department of Geographical Sciences' seminars take place on Thursdays from 3:45-5 p.m. in 1158 LeFrak Hall unless otherwise noted. Please contact Shannon Corrigan (sncorrig [at] to reserve an open seminar slot.

  • 9/11/2019: Dr. Victoria Hermann (The Arctic Institute) *This seminar is on Wednesday the 11th*
  • 9/19/2019: Dr. Rachel Berndtson and Meredith Brown (GEOG): Graduate Funding Panel
  • 10/3/2019: Dr. Vanessa Frias Martinez (UMD iSchool): Title TBD
  • 10/31/2019: Graduate Student Organization (GEOG): Graduate Student Teaching Workshop
  • 11/7/2019: Dr. George Hurtt (GEOG), Distinguished-Scholar Teacher Seminar: "Climate Smart Land Use: The Role of Integrated Science and Policy in Helping Mitigate the Effects of Climate Change and Restoring Ecosystem Services on Land", **Seminar in Atrium, 1107 Stamp Student Union from 4pm to 5pm, with a reception following**
  • 11/14/2019: Dr. Giovanni Baiocchi (GEOG): "Impact of Food Consumption"
  • 11/21/2019: Open
  • 12/5/2019: Open