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    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.


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    Donald W. Meinig Undergraduate Lecture series

    Dr. Craig Colten will discuss “The End of Abundance: Uncivil Water Wars in the American South” at the second annual Meinig Lecture Thursday, April 17, 2014, 5:15 P.M. in Maxwell Auditorium.

    Monmonier appears as guest speaker

    Professor Mark Monmonier recently gave a lecture, "Coastal Cartography’s Four Shorelines: From Christopher Columbus to Hurricane Sandy," at the Humanities for the Environment series, at the Humanities Institute, Stony Brook University.

    As Crimea vote looms, cartographers rethink region’s maps

    Professor Mark Monmonier was quoted in a recent Toronto Star article that looks at the issues map-makers face in risking to legitimize one side over the other if they redraw Russia’s boundaries to include Crimea.

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