Announcing the Pacific Northwest Geodesign Forum: 7 May 2014, 8am – 4pm

Pacific Northwest Geodesign Forum: Geodesign for a Sustainable World Website University of Washington, Seattle Campus Husky Union Building (HUB) Lyceum May 7, 2014 8:00AM – 4:00PM

The Pacific Northwest Geodesign Forum brings together faculty, staff, students, and community partners using geospatial information technologies to create, evaluate, and monitor sustainable Click to Read More

Upcoming Colloquium: Dr. Elizabeth Johnson on ‘Reproducing Bees: Value and Bricolage in Biometric Practice’

Please join us this Friday at 3:30 in Smith 304 for the second of our spring quarter colloquia. Elizabeth Johnson will be joining us from the University of Exeter. Her talk is titled “Reproducing Bees: Value and Bricolage in Biomimetic Practice.” As always, please join us following the talk for a reception in Smith 409.  Remember that Click to Read More

Dr. Ben Gardner Wins 2014 UW Distinguished Teaching Award

Dr. Ben Gardner, recipient of the 2014 UW Distinguished Teaching Award



Congratulations to Ben Gardner for his 2014 UW Distinguished Teaching Award!  Ben is Adjunct Assistant Professor of Geography and Assistant Professor of Cultural, Global & Environmental Studies at UW Bothell.  Ben’s book, Selling the Serengeti: The Cultural Politics of Safari Click to Read More

Geographers Discuss the Kilburn Manifesto at Annual Meeting of the AAG

This year’s Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers features a session on the newly emerging Kilburn Manifesto. Participants included, from left to right, Victoria Lawson (University of Washington), Kathie Gibson (University of Western Sydney), and Doreen Massey (Open University).

The Kilburn Manifesto was discussed at the AAG meetings in Click to Read More