Fall 2019 Department Events

Master’s Student Orientation

Wednesday, August 21, 2019
10:00 am to 11:00 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 Orientation

Wednesday, August 21, 2019
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
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.


Joint Doctoral Program Orientation

Wednesday, August 21, 2019
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
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.


Geography Awareness Week

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 to Friday, November 15, 2019
8:00 am to 4:00 pm
SDSU Campus

The Department of Geography is hosting various activities for Geography Awareness Week and GIS Day.

The Department will be hosting games and giving out swag, providing demonstrations of our UAV/drone capabilities, holding a career panel and an informational presentation on spatial data available in the library. Throughout the week, students, staff and faculty can contribute to the creation of the Best of SDSU Campus map using their phones. The week ends with a visit from high school students as the explore geography as a college major or career field.

Geography Awareness Week Schedule