Spring 2015 Newsletter

Geograph Cover, Spring 2015 issueABOUT
This newsletter is a publication of the Department of Geography in the College of Earth and Mineral Sciences at Penn State.

Designer/editor: Angela Rogers
Additional editors: Cynthia Brewer, Jodi Vender
Contributers: Ashlee Adams, John Butler-Adams, Heejun Chang, Carolyn Fish, Ann James, Davin Ramphall, U Win, Karl Zimmerer

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This publication is available in alternative media on request.

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• From the department head
• Department highlights and community updates
• We remember C. Gregory Knight ...
• What’s local? What’s it worth?
• New course explores geographies of sustainability and food
• Quinoa commercialization in Bolivia
• Growing alternatives to food stamps

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