Geography’s Undergraduate Research Award Winners

Congratulations to undergraduates Alexandria Ferguson and Christine Woodward for winning  UW Library Research Award prizes.

 

Christine Woodward (Geography & Latin American Studies) Faculty Advisor: Jose Antonio Lucero, Jackson School of International Studies Senior Thesis: Viva a Revolução/Sent from my iPhone: Politics, culture, and the Fora PM movement

 

 

 

 

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Reel To Real Film Series: Slum Survivors

Most slum dwellers never finish school and end up trapped in poverty

Reel to Real Cities, Health, and Environment

Department of Geography, Undergraduate Program Film Series

An informal film series to encourage dialogue and debate.

Join us!  All events are open to the community.

Tuesday January 18:

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Income Inequality: The Rich Get Richer

A fascinating series of recent Tim Noah articles in Slate graphically convey the growing US income gap:

It’s generally understood that we live in a time of growing income inequality, but “the ordinary person is not really aware of how big it is,” Krugman told me. During the late 1980s and the late Click to Read More