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Geography Speaker Series

Speaker series offers informal talks and discussions on various Geography related issues. It is open to staff, students, faculty and the general public. We are serving complimentary Fair Trade coffee, refreshments and light snacks. Come out and listen to what people are up to!

SpeakerWhen & WhereTopic & Description
Ying Zhang
Natural Resources Canada 

Feb. 3, 2017
Time: 3-4pm
SSC Room 1004

Spatial Analysis of Urban Transportation Energy Use

PhD Presentations 
Department of Geography
Western University

Feb. 17, 2017
Time: 3-4pm
SSC Room 1004
Senior PhD Candidates Share Their Work
Faculty Slide Show
Department of Geography
Western University
Mar. 3, 2017
Time: 3-4pm
SSC Room 1004

Western Geography Professors Showcase Their Research 

Sarah Bassnett
Department of Visual Arts
University of Western Ontario
Mar. 10, 2017
Time: 3-4pm
SSC Room 1004

Picturing Toronto: Photography and The Making of a Modern City

Iain Stewart
University of Toronto
Mar. 17, 2017
Time: 3-4pm
SSC Room 1004

Metabolism of Mega-Cities

Undergraduate Thesis Presentations
Department of Geography
Western University
Mar. 24, 2017
Time: 3-4pm
SSC Room 1004

Fourth-Year Students Share Their Thesis Findings

Dayna Nadine Scott
Osgoode Law School
York University
Mar. 31, 2017
Time: 3-4pm
SSC Room 1004

Sacrifice Zones in the Global Green Energy Economy

Jeremy Schmidt
Durham University
Apr. 13, 2017
Time: 3-4pm
SSC Room 1004

Water: Abundance, Scarcity and Security in the Age of Humanity