Department of Geography

Australia on fire: What are the impacts?

The wildfires in Australia are among the most severe in history.


ESCAPING WILDFIRES

New study the first to map escape routes for wildland firefighters from the air


TROUBLED EDENS

“Troubled Edens,” the latest film by KUED’s John Howe, explores the numerous challenges facing these beloved parks.


Announcements

STUDENT-LED GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP ON CAMPUS One in four college students is grieving the death of a loved one. On a campus where over 30,000 students are currently enrolled, this means that there are over 7,500 students grieving. As anyone who has experienced the death of a loved one knows, the world keeps on turning […]


U GEOSPATIAL SCIENCES GET FEDERAL RECOGNITION

Branches of the Defense and Interior departments have designated the U’s Department of Geography as a Center of Academic Excellence in Geospatial Sciences, which involves mapping, measuring and simulating geographic locations.


HURRICANE HUNTERS

U volunteers helped track and assess Hurricane Patricia’s damage.