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Dr. Debbage discusses Triad Mega-Site on FOX8 WHGP

FOX8 WGHP interviewed Dr. Debbage about the recent announcement by Toyota to build an automobile plant in the US. Here […]

Department honors two retiring faculty members

On Thursday, May 4th, faculty, staff, and friends of the Department of Geography came together for a reception to mark […]

Russell Smith (PhD 2007) featured in WSSU story on academic excellence

Russell Smith (PhD 2007) was recently featured prominently on the Winston Salem State University website regarding his research on race and […]

David Perkins (Ph.D. 2015) has a new job

David Perkins has recently been hired as a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the Department of Geography, Geology and Planning at Missouri […]

Dr. Johnson receives ABS Book Award in San Francisco

Dr. Corey Johnson was recently at the annual meeting of the Association for Borderlands Studies (ABS) in San Francisco where […]

Aaron Mackey receives NASA internship

Aaron Mackey (BA ’15) has received a NASA DEVELOP Summer internship. He will be working with Global Science and Technology, […]

Dr. Sultana Honored at the UNCG Faculty Research Excellence Reception

Dr. Selima Sultana, Professor and Director of Graduate Studies was honored at the Chancellor’s faculty excellence in research & creative […]

Dr. Debbage Honored at UNCG Research Excellence Reception

Dr. Debbage was recently recognized by the Chancellor and Provost as a 2017 Honoree for Faculty Excellence in Research and […]

Students and faculty attend the AAG in Boston

The Department of Geography had a very strong showing at the annual meeting of the American Association of Geographers in […]

Dr. Russell Smith (PhD 2007) featured in the prestigious London School of Economics (LSE) blog

Russell Smith (PhD 2007) recently had his work featured on the prestigious UK London School of Economics daily blog on […]