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 2024)




Name and Organization


Faculty Host

Feb 23




Colin Liu

Geocove, Inc.

"Streetlight Management in GIS - From Outage Through Verification"

Dr. Leo Wang

Mar 15




Irus Braverman    UB Law
"Outage through Verification"

Dr. Marion Werner

Mar 27  

Malini Ranganathan      

American University     

"The Long Climate Crisis: Global Political Ecologies of Caste, Race, and Labor Migration"
Dr. Trina Hamilto
Mar 29  

Qingqing Chen

Tianze Li

Xunhuan Li

Jing Miao

Suiyuan Wang                

AAG Practice Talks
Dr. Scott Mackay
Apr 5  

Godwin Arku

University of Western Ontario

"Ontario’s changing manufacturing landscape: What’s next?"
Dr. Julie Silva
Apr 26  

Dr. Amanda Hoffman-Hall

Eckerd College

"Advancing Environmental Health & Justice through Geospatial Data Fusion"
Dr. Julie Silva