The OGSR Library will be hosting its 2nd annual GIS Open House on November 17th from 10 AM – 3 PM. The day will consist of interactive displays, activities, GIS demonstrations/tutorials and a complimentary pizza lunch!
There will be door prizes and giveaways at the event, taking place at 669 Exeter Road, London Ontario.
Exhibitors include the Ministry of Transportation, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, Thames Valley Conservation Authority, Western University and more!
If you have any questions about the event contact email@example.com
We are looking forward to seeing everyone together as a GIS community, and the wealth of knowledge that will be on display for the promotion of Geography!
Our upcoming meeting is on Wednesday, September 27th at 11.30.
If you are leading, or a member of, one of the committee’s, this is your opportunity to check-in about what has been happening and upcoming events. If you are not on a committee, but would like to be, then we encourage you to attend. For a list of opportunities to get involved, browse the links on this website or contact Kate (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Merlin (email@example.com). We still need a number of people on committees and there are plenty of different opportunities that range in time commitment required.
This invitation is for all graduate students in Geography. Food is provided.
Join a committee (or more) in our GeoGrads society!
It’s an excellent opportunity to connect with fellow graduate students in the department and to polish leadership and organizational skills to benefit our own community. The position you hold will look great in your CV, too.
The committees are:
GeoGrads will provide information regarding the role of each committee during orientation time in the beginning of the Fall Term 2017. You may find the committees’ current news and updates under the menu Committee Updates.
There is a lot of spots available for everyone to get involved with. Please contact the GeoGrads Co-Presidents Kate (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Merlin (email@example.com) to sign up or to get more information.
Everyone is invited!
Ontario Graduate Scholarship Recipients (Masters)
Erika Freeman Rainer Hilland
Ontario Graduate Scholarship Recipients (PhD)
Rebecca Ellis Heather Peacock
NSERC – Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Scholarship (Masters)
SSHRC – Canadian Graduate Scholarship (Masters)
CGS-D – Canadian Graduate Scholarship (Doctoral)
Siera Vercillo (SSHRC)
ESRI Canada GIS Scholarship
2015 / 2016 CAG Winners
Lydia Osei Katherine Schieman
E.G. Pleva Teaching Assistantship in Geography Award
Michael Allen Julia Howett
The Edward G. Pleva Fellowship Award
Rainer Hilland Stuart McHenry
The Brian Luckman Award
The Allen K. Philbrick Scholarship in Cultural Geography
The Michael J. Troughton Graduate Student Award
Canadian Association of Geographers, Ontario Division (CAGONT)
Evan Cleave, Treasurer, 2016-2018
2016 / 2017 Speaker Series Appreciation
Thank you to our Speaker Series Team for another successful year!
Carol Hunsberger Danielle Barr
Rebecca Doyle Catherine DuBreck
Martin Lefebvre Jenny Tjhin
Siera Vercillo Hongyu Zhang
Hope to see you there!
Let’s give it up to Merlin Chatwin, our new GeoGrads Co-President!
Thanks to everyone who participated in the election process.
Our committees will be needing new members, check this website for an exclusive list of those. We will be organizing a second set of elections coming up for those positions.
Know someone in Geograds who could be a great candidate for our Co-President to work with Kate this year? It’s anonymous, so nominate him or her…. even if that may be yourself!
Click here! (deadline: Apr 18th 4pm)
The American Association of Geographers (AAG) 2017 Annual Meeting is just around the corner. Have you started booking your accommodation and travel plans yet?
Polish your presentation slides and posters, and connect with fellow geographers!
Venue: The Hynes Convention Center, Marriott Copley Place and the Sheraton Boston
Date: April 5-9th, 2017
More information can be found on their website here.