Spring 2010 Colloquium Series

Shock and Change in the Water Resources of South Asia

Dr. Trent Biggs
Assistant Professor of Geography
San Diego State University

Friday, January 29, 2010
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337


Humans Alter the Spatial Pattern of Fire
in Mediterranean Ecosystems

Dr. Alexandra Syphard
Ecologist
Conservation Biology Institute

Friday, February 5, 2010
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337


What Does Geography Do?
Politics of the Body Geographic From Hollywood to Palestine

Dr. Giorgio Curti
Doctoral Graduate
San Diego State University/UCSB

Friday, February 12, 2010
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337


What’s so Urban About Food Security?
The Why and Where of Hunger in Accra, Ghana

Dr. Anna Carla Lopez
Post-Doctoral Researcher
San Diego State University/UCSB

Friday, February 26, 2010
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337


Paradise Plundered:
Fiscal Crisis and Governance Challenges in San Diego

Dr. Steve Erie
Professor of Political Science
University of California, San Diego

Friday, March 5, 2010
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337


Indian Identity, Poverty and Colonial Development in Mexico

Dr. Alberto Díaz-Cayeros
Associate Professor of International Relations
University of California, San Diego

Thursday, March 11, 2010
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Arts & Letters 101


Mapping Performance and Pedestrianism

Dr. D.J. Hopkins
Assistant Professor of Theatre
San Diego State University

Friday, March 19, 2010
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337


Improving the Global Elevation Model

Dr. Robert Crippen
Research Scientist
Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Friday, April 9, 2010
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337


Movements Towards a Critical Geography of Addiction and Recovery:
What the AAG Does Not Tell You About Substance (Ab)use

Dr. Chris Moreno
Doctoral Graduate
San Diego State University/UCSB

Friday, April 30, 2010
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337


Comparative Space Time Dynamics

Dr. Xinyue Ye
Doctoral Graduate
San Diego State University/UCSB

Thursday, May 20, 2010
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337