Summer 2016 Newsletter

Summer 2016 Geograph


Volume 15, Issue 1, Summer 2016
This newsletter is a publication of the Department of Geography in the College of Earth and Mineral Sciences at Penn State.

Angela Rogers
Additional editors:
Cynthia Brewer, Jodi Vender
Cynthia Brewer, Jodi Vender, Tim Frazier, Matt Caroll, Alexander Klippel.


Note: Several article included in this issue have previously been published on the Department of Geography or Penn State News websites.  Links are provided below for those articles.  Original articles can be accessed using the links at the left.

• From the Department Head
• Farewell and Welcome
Recognition Reception recap
• Mapping refugees through online engaged scholarship
• Because of mentors like you ...
Students bring open-source mapping to State College
• Spatial Cognition Symposium
Landscape trap
• Community updates

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