Geography examines social and environmental processes, with a particular focus on space and place, critical theory, practical application, analysis and intervention. For more than 80 years, the Department of Geography at Syracuse University has been a leader in geographic research and teaching.
from the SU Geography Department!
August has rolled around, and folks
in our department will slowly trickle back into the department from
fieldwork in various places, summer conferences, and our favorite
writing corners away from campus. Some of us (including me!) will be
working on syllabi for new courses, and some of us will be polishing up
syllabi for courses we’ve taught before. We will welcome
new graduate students and say goodbye to other grad students who will
defend their theses and dissertations in the next few weeks.
have a lot of great events coming up this fall: a nature-society
workshop, a gathering of urban scholars from the U.S. and Canada, a
with anthropology focused on undergraduates, and our usual colloquium
series. We have a great list of speakers coming through our department
in the coming months. Be sure to check back for updates.
If you’re a prospective graduate student, check out information about our program under “Graduate
If you’re a prospective undergraduate student, be sure check out our “Undergraduate
a few weeks, our campus will be bustling again, and the semester will
be underway. We are all looking forward to a great new year!
Chair, Department of Geography
Gao weighs in for Post-Standard article on Oneida flooding
Monmonier on weather icons for The New York Times
Monmonier interviewed for Post Standard article