Spring 2011 Colloquium Series

The Easter Day El Mayor-Cucapah Earthquake:
Could This Happen in San Diego?

Dr. Thomas Rockwell
Professor of Geology
San Diego State University

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


Indian Women Working in Call Centers:
Sites of Resistance?

Dr. Doreen Mattingly
Associate Professor of Women’s Studies
San Diego State University

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


The Future of GeoComputation

Dr. Keith Clarke
Professor of Geography
University of California, Santa Barbara

Friday, February 11, 2011
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337


The Science Exchange Program

Katherine Comer Santos
Director, The Science Exchange
San Diego State University

Friday, February 25, 2011
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337


Spatial Pattern and the Analysis of Primary Healthcare Data:
Evidence from the UK NH

Daniel Lewis
Visiting Scholar, Geography
University College London

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


The Power of Pixels:
Using GIScience to Understand Global Health

Dr. John Weeks
Distinguished Professor of Geography
San Diego State University

Friday, March 11, 2011
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Arts & Letters 201

Albert Johnson Distinguished Professor Award Lecture


Drug Wars and Psychonauts:
The Geography of Illegal Drugs

Dr. Jonathan Taylor
Associate Professor of Geography
California State Univerity, Fullerton

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


Human Rights Activism and “Remembering in Place”
in Contemporary Buenos Aires

Dr. Fernando Bosco
Associate Professor of Geography
San Diego State University

Friday, March 25, 2011
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337


Food Justice and Action Research

Dr. Keith Pezzoli
Director of Field Research and Lecturer,
Urban Studies and Planning Program
University of California, San Diego

Friday, April 8, 2011
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337


Caminando con Fe (Walking with Faith):
Promotoras Advocating for Built Environmental Changes
to Promote Physical Activity among Churchgoing Latinas

Dr. Elva Arredondo
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Public Health
San Diego State University

Friday, April 22, 2011
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337


Three Glimpses of the River:
Arts-science Collaboration, SiteWorks and Place-Making on the Shoalhaven,
South Eastern Australia

Dr. Leah Gibbs
School of Earth and Environmental Sciences
University of Wollongong, Australia

Friday, April 29, 2011
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337