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Dr. Knapp receives NSF grant

Dr. Paul Knapp, Professor and Director of the Carolina Tree-Ring Science Lab, was recently awarded a three year, $300,000 National […]

Strong showing by department at NCGIS conference

Current and former UNCG Geography students brought home three G. Herbert Stout Awards from the annual North Carolina GIS conference […]

Jennifer B. Alford (PhD 2014) is going to California

Jennifer Alford (PhD 2014) has recently been hired as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Geography and Environmental Studies […]

Michael McCarthy (PhD 2014) has a new job

Michael McCarthy (Ph.D. 2014) has recently taken a position as an Assistant Professor of Sociology (tenure-track) and Director of the Masters […]

Jeffrey Patton and collaborators receive award

Dr. Jeff Patton and collaborators for several other STEM disciplines have been awarded a $1 million National Science Foundation grant to […]

Keith Debbage in Campus Weekly spotlight

Dr. Debbage is in the December 7, 2016 campus weekly.  The title of the article is “Growing green shoots: Keith […]

Congratulations to our December 2016 graduates

Best of luck to the following UNCG Geography students who graduated today: MA in Applied Geography:  Shaylee Bowen and  MA […]

Jay Lennartson – Taking the Classroom to New Heights

Dr. Lennartson is one of the feature stories on UNCG’s main webpage.  If you click on the picture it takes you […]

Tommy Patterson publication

Congratulations to Tommy Patterson for his publication in Castanea .  His paper, “Stand dynamics influence masting/radial growth relationships in Pinus […]

Success at the 2016 SEDAAG meeting

UNCG was well represented at the 2016 meeting of the Southeastern Division of the American Association of Geographers in Columbia, […]