Fall 2015 Department Events

New Master’s Student Meeting

Monday, August 17, 2015
9:00 am to 10:00 am
Storm Hall 325

Incoming Master's student orientation will introduce the department and briefly cover the path to successful completion of the degree.


Graduate Assistant and Teaching Associate Meeting

Wednesday, August 19, 2015
9:30 am to 10:30 am
Storm Hall 325

New and returning Graduate Assistants and Teaching Associates will be given their work/teaching assignments and the administrative processes (becoming a University/Foundation employee, payroll, etc.) will be covered.


Ph.D. Student Meeting

Thursday, August 20, 2015
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Storm Hall 325

New and returning doctoral students will receive updated information for successful completion of the degree and the expectations the department has for each student.


The Association of Environmental Professionals Presents Tod Chee

Wednesday, October 21, 2015
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Storm Hall 325

Tod is a former Geography major at SDSU who began working in GIS at the San Diego Zoo. During his time there he focused on providing solutions for facility management, animal health/epidemionlogy, and emergency planning and response. Currently employed as a GIS Coordinator with the County of San Diego, Tod is focused on administering GIS for the Health and Human Services Agency.


Object-Based Image Analysis Workshop

Thursday, October 22, 2015
2:00 pm to 3:15 pm
Storm Hall 324

Presented by
the SDSU Student Chapter of the American Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing

The main topic will be a general presentation of Object-Based Image Analysis in remote sensing. We will also have hands on demonstrations on vegetation and urban feature mapping.


The Association of Environmental Professionals Presents Stephanie Gaines

Wednesday, November 18, 2015
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Storm Hall 325

Stephanie will discuss professional careers in watershed protection, stormwater management, water quality management and hydrologic monitoring. Stephanie works for the County’s Watershed Protection Program, serving many functions, including lead planner for several of the region’s watersheds for the unincorporated County. She helped to develop water quality activities, projects and plans in response to municipal stormwater permit requirements, and she currently supervises staff in the Policy, Science and Monitoring section of the stormwater program for the County of San Diego, and provides outreach on stormwater issues to business, industry and local community groups for the County. Stephanie is an SDSU alumnus, with a bachelor’s degree in Public Administration.

This event is hosted by the Association of Environmental Professionals and PowerSave Campus.

Refreshments including Oggi’s Pizza will be served