Spring 2015 Colloquium Series

Testing the Bridging Hypothesis:
Short-term Mobility and Sexual Partner Concurrency in Agbogbloshie, Ghana

Dr. Susan Cassels
Assistant Professor of Geography
University of California, Santa Barbara

Friday, February 6, 2015
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 316


“I Have Never Met Those People in That Room”:
Peer Lending and the Subsumption of the Informal

Dr. Mark Kear
Visiting Scholar, Department of Geography
University of Arizona

Friday, February 13, 2015
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 316


Symbolic bordering, Cosmopolitanism and Disinherited Space:
Ethnography of Tourism in Montenegro

Dr. Irena Webber
Professor of Tourism
University of Primorska, Piran, Slovenia

Friday, February 20, 2015
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 316


Building Community?
Analyzing Gated Housing Compounds in Bahrain

Dr. Zia Salim
Assistant Professor of Geography
California State University, Fullerton

Friday, February 27, 2015
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 316


Innovative Crime Modeling and Mapping

Dr. Michael Leitner
Professor of Geography and Anthropology
Louisiana State University

Friday, March 13, 2015
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 316


Participatory Research on Youth Policing

Dr. Caitlin Cahill
Assistant Professor of Urban Geography and Politics at the Pratt Institute
City University of New York

Tuesday, March 17, 2015
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 316


CyberGIS for Data-Rich Geographic Research and Education

Dr. Shaowen Wang
Professor and Centennial Scholar of Geography
and Geographic Information Science
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Friday, March 27, 2015
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 316


River Flow Response to Fire in California

Dr. Ryan Bart
Post-doctoral Scholar
University of California, Berkeley

Friday, April 10, 2015
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 316


Semantics of Topographic Information:
Capture, Representation, and Application

Dr. E. Lynn Usery
Research Physical Scientist and Director
Center of Excellence for Geospatial Information Science
U.S. Geological Survey

Friday, April 17, 2015
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 316


Human, Snail, Fish, and Waterscape Interactions:
Geographic Investigations of Liver Fluke Infections in Thailand

Dr. Yi-Chen Wang
Associate Professor of Geography
National University of Singapore

Friday, May 1, 2015
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 316