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GGG Spring 2015 Speaker Series

Announcing the 2015 GEOGRAPHY GRADUATE GROUP Spring Speaker Series

*Tuesdays 4:10-5:30pm * 166 Hunt Hall*

March 31| Jeff Loux, Tara Zagofsky, UC Davis Extension and Tom Gohring, Sacramento Water Forum  “Changing Environments in Chile”

April 7 | Caren Kaplan, American Studies UC Davis, “Mapping Wartime: Remote Sensing, the Coup d'Oeil, and the First Military Survey of Scotland”

April 14 | Bettina Ng’weno Anthropology, UC Davis, “Imagining spaces: From Lands to Oceans”

April 21 | Susan Handy , Environmental Science & Policy, UC Davis, “Driving Less”

April 28 | Mike Goodchild, Geography, UC Santa Barbara, “Space, place, and GIS”

May 5 | Heidi Ballard, School of Education, UC Davis, TBA

May 12 | Elisa White, African & African American Studies, UC Davis, “Traversing UN/Natural Borders: The Racialization of Proximity and the Case of African Migration to Europe”

May 19 | Laura Pulido, American Studies and Ethnicity, USC, "Racism and Nationalism in the Air: Mexican Air Pollution, Neoliberal Trade, and the Reproduction of U.S Superiority”

May 26 | Greg McPherson, Center for Urban Forest Research, UC Davis, “Climate-Proofing California’s Urban Forests, One Community at a Time”

June 2 | Beth Rose Middleton, Native American Studies, and Gayle Totton, Geography, UC Davis, "Toward Justice in Planning: Tracking SB-18 (2004), the 'Traditional Tribal Places Law’”