Fall 2018 Geography & Atmospheric Science Colloquium Series
This special colloquium series brings local, regional, and national speakers from a variety of organizations to address students, faculty, and the public on topics related to geography and atmospheric science. All are welcome to attend. Colloquiums are generally held on Fridays at 4:00 p.m., in 317 Lindley Hall, with a “meet & greet” (with refreshments) prior to the colloquium at 3:30 p.m. in 205 Lindley Hall. Note: schedule is subject to change.
August 24, 2018 - Sam Henkin, KU Geography Ph.D. candidate
"Making the Case for a Critical Geographies of Non-Lethal Weapons"
August 31, 2018 - Barney Warf, professor, KU Geography and Atmospheric Science
September 7, 2018 - Special time: 3pm - Kenichi Matsuoka, Norwegian Polar Institute
September 14, 2018 - TBA
September 21, 2018 - Dory Tuininga, co-sponsored by the Center for Global and International Studies
September 28, 2018 - David Smith and Eric Hanley, KU Sociology
October 5, 2018 - Katie Barnhart, CSU
October 12, 2018 - Natalie Koch, Syracuse University
October 19, 2018 - Paul Adams, University of Texas
October 26, 2018 - Austin Charron, Ph.D. candidate, KU Geography & Atmospheric Science
November 2, 2018 - Majid Hannoum, KU Anthropology
November 9, 2018 - TBA
November 16, 2018 - Stacey White, KU Urban Planning
November 23, 2018 - No colloquium over Thanksgiving break
November 30, 2018 - Mohan Ramamurthy
Spring 2018 Geography & Atmospheric Science Colloquium Series
January 19, 2018 - Judith Turk, School of Natural Resources, University of Nebraska
Special joint colloquium with KU Geology
"The Pedagogy of Pedology: Advancing Learning in Soil Science"
January 26, 2018 - Steve Egbert, Department of Geography & Atmospheric Science, University of Kansas,
and Kansas Biological Survey, Kansas Applied Remote Sensing
"Mapping Native Land Allotments: Uncovering Patterns and Discovering Processes"
February 2, 2018 - Deborah McGregor, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University
"Indigenous Environmental Justice, Knowledge and Law"
February 9, 2018 - Dr. Patrick Mucia, Seed Bank Coordinator, Mesoamerican Permaculture Institute (IMAP), Guatamala
"Sé la Semilla del Cambio - Be the Seed of Change"
February 16, 2018 - Nicole Reiz, College Office of Graduate Affairs University of Kansas
"Career Exploration and Preparation Best Practices for Graduate Students in Geography and Atmospheric Science"
February 23, 2018 - Corey Johnson, Department of Geography, University of North Carolina - Greensboro
March 2, 2018 - Faculty Panel on Career Paths and Skills
March 9, 2018 - Jacob Fowles, School of Public Affairs and Administration, University of Kansas
March 30, 2018 - Ted Holland, Department of Geography, University of Arkansas
"To the Golden Abode: Kalmyk Buddhism in History, Minority, and Diaspora"
April 6, 2018 - Erik Scott, Department of History, University of Kansas
"Illegal Emigration: Soviet Defectors and the Borders of the Cold War World"
April 13, 2018 - No Colloquium (AAG Week!)
April 20, 2018 - Mike Daniels, Department of Geography, University of Denver