Fall 2011 Colloquium Series

Wildfire GIS Modeling

Dr. Joaquin Ramirez
Associate Professor of Forestry Engineering
University of León, Spain

Friday, September 2, 2011
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337


“A Thousand Points of Light”:
Exploring the Geographies of Nonprofit Activity

Dr. Pascale Joassart
Associate Professor of Geography
San Diego State University

Friday, September 16, 2011
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337


An Observation-driven Geospatial Semantics

Dr. Krzysztof Janowicz
Assistant Professor of Geography
University of California, Santa Barbara

Friday, September 30, 2011
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337


Qualitative Geographic Sample Size
in the Presence of Spatial Autocorrelation

Dr. Daniel A. Griffith
Ashbel Smith Professor of Geography
University of Texas at Dallas

Friday, October 7, 2011
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
West Commons 220

Arthur Getis Distinguished Lecture Series


The Spatial Political Demography of Carolatinos in Charlotte

Dr. Gregory Weeks
Associate Professor of Political Science
University of North Carolina, Charlotte

Friday, October 14, 2011
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337


Mapping Ideas from Cyberspace to Realspace: A New Research Frontier for Geographers

Dr. Ming-Hsiang Tsou
Professor of Geography
San Diego State University

Friday, October 21, 2011
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337


Conflict over Land and the Local State-Society Relations
in China and India

Dr. Lei Guang
Professor of Political Science
San Diego State University

Friday, October 28, 2011
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337


Youth and Citizenship:
Struggles On and Off the Street

Dr. Lynn Staeheli
Professor of Geography
Durham University, United Kingdom

Friday, November 4, 2011
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337


Climate and Climate Change and Infectious Disease Risk in Thailand:
A Spatial Study of Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever Using GIS and Remotely-sensed Imagery

Dr. Kris Kuzera
Visiting Faculty, Geography
Clarke University

Friday, November 18, 2011
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337


From Recalcitrant Bodies to Recombinant Selves:
How Disabled Children Renegotiate Body and Self
in Home School and Neighbourhood Settings

Dr. Sue Ruddick
Associate Professor of Geography
University of Toronto, Canada

Friday, December 2, 2011
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337