Fall 2012 Colloquium Series

How I Learned Geography: A Few Intersections
of Geography and Children's Literature

Dr. Alida Allison
Professor Emerita of English and Comparative Literature
San Diego State University

Friday, September 14, 2012
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Physics 144


New Technologies for Rapid, Near Real-time
Change Detection with Airborne Imagery

Pete Coulter
Research Specialist
San Diego State University

Friday, September 28, 2012
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Physics 144


Prospect: Organized Resistance, Persistent
Landscapes, and Sculpted Futures at the End of
the Bracero Program in California

Dr. Don Mitchell
Distinguished Professor, Geography
Syracuse University

Friday, October 5, 2012
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
North Education 60

Lauren Post Distinguished Lecture Series


Spatial Analysis for Population Health

Dr. Gerard Rushton
Professor of Geography
Adjunct Professor, Health Management and Policy
University of Iowa

Friday, October 12, 2012
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Student Services East 1401

Arthur Getis Distinguished Lecture Series


GIS Professionalism, Ethics, and Education

David DiBiase
Director of Education
ESRI

Friday, October 19, 2012
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Physics 144


An Analysis of Tree Mortality Using High
Resolution Remotely-sensed Data for
Mixed-conifer Forests in San Diego County

Dr. Mary Freeman
Doctoral Graduate
San Diego State University/UCSB

Friday, October 26, 2012
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Physics 144


Urban remote sensing:
Experiences from Research Collaboration Projects in Accra, Ghana

Dr. Lasse Moller-Jensen
Associate Professor of Geography and Geology
University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Friday, November 2, 2012
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Physics 144


Migrating for an Education: Family,
Gender and Social Mobility among Caribbean Nurses in Britain

Dr. Karen Olwig
Professor of Anthropology
University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Friday, November 9, 2012
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Physics 144


The Geographies of Day Labor in San Diego County

Dr. Sean Crotty
Lecturer
Texas Christian University

Friday, November 16, 2012
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Physics 144