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Dr. Selima Sultana – “Minicars, Maglevs and Mopeds”

Dr. Selima Sultana’s book, Minicars, Maglevs, and Mopeds:  Modern Modes of Transportation around the World (2016 ABC-CLIO Press), was highlighted […]


Strong showing by UNCG at SEDAAG Geography Bowl

North Carolina’s World Geography Bowl Team took home their 2nd straight SEDAAG World Geography Bowl Championship on November 20, 2017, […]


Dr. Johnson contributes to Working Group on Climate, Nuclear, and Security Affairs report

A report released this week by the Working Group on Climate, Nuclear, and Security Affairs, chaired by the Center for […]


We’re hiring!

We are accepting applications for two tenure-track assistant professor positions.  The titles for the positions are:  Assistant Professor Physical Geography […]


UNCG Students Recognized at the SouthEastern Division of the Association of American Geography Annual Meeting

Two of the five papers selected for the Doctoral Honors Paper competition at this year’s annual SEDAAG meeting in Starkville, […]


Martha Bridges Sharma – class of 1967

Martha Bridges Sharma (B.A. in Geography ’67), in addition to having a truly remarkable career, has been a wonderful supporter […]


Dr. Roy Stine’s remote sensing team at work

Dr. Stine’s remote sensing team has been working in Salisbury, NC looking for the possible remnants of a Confederate prison […]


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 […]