Colloquium Series

Throughout the semester, the Department of Geography runs a Colloquium Series thematically tied to research and issues of a  geographical nature but intended to attract faculty, staff and students from across the disciplines. 

Unless otherwise specified, all Colloquia are at 3:15 pm in Fillmore 170.

All are welcome to join and attend. See the schedule below for further details. 

Current Schedule (Spring 2020)


Name and Organization


Faculty Host

Feb. 7

Dr. Richard Shaker, Asistant Professor, Dept. Of Geography & Environmental Studies, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario

"Seeking Sustainability: An Indicator Tale about Urban Resilience"

Dr. Jared Aldstadt

Feb. 21

Dr. Michael Pisaric,  Professor and Chair, Dept. of Geography & Tourism Studies, Brock University, St. Catharines, Ontario

"A living history book: How trees can inform our understanding of environmental and climate change"

Dr. Chris Larsen

Mar. 6

Dr. Zoe Hamstead, Asistant Professor, School of Architecture & Planning,  University at Buffalo, New York

"Urban Climate Change & Spatial Justice" Dr. Monica Stephens