GeoWeek 2019!

September 26, 2019
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 to Friday, November 15, 2019
GeoWeek 2019

GeoWeek 2019 Schedule of Events

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TUESDAY, NOV 12

1:00pm-3:00pm

Graduate Research Forum (Derby Hall 1039 & Derby Hall Atrium)

Join Geography and Atmospheric Science graduate students as they present their research with oral presentations and a poster session.

 

3:00pm-4:00pm

GIS/Spatial Analysis Major Info Session (Derby Hall 1186)

 

5:30pm-6:30pm

GeoGuessr Competition (Derby Hall 1039)

Compete in a GeoGuessr tournament with a team of 2-4. The winning team will take home Geography swag!

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WEDNESDAY, NOV 13

9:00am-4:00pm

GIS DAY (3rd Floor Research Commons, 18th Street Library)

Workshops, lectures, and exhibits. Join us for the GIS fair with students and professionals from industry, government, and academia.

 

5:00pm-8:30pm

Preliminary Geography Bowl Rounds (Derby Hall)

Teams of 3-4 compete in a round robin tournament of Geography trivia to claim a scholarship prize for the team! Each team must have at least one Geography major. A brief overview will start at 5:00 on Wednesday with all teams signed in ahead of time.

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THURSDAY, NOV 14

9:00am-10:00am

Thinking about Grad School? (Derby Hall 1186)

Learn necessary steps to prepare and important things to consider for graduate school at Ohio State!

 

11:00am-2:00pm

Weathercasting Workshop with Pat Carlini (Sharpe Innovation Commons Green Room)

 

3:00pm-4:00pm

Air Transportation Major Info Session (Derby Hall 1186)

 

FRIDAY, NOV 15

12:00pm-1:00pm

CURA speaker, Noreen McDonald (Thompson Library, Multipurpose Room 165)

Healthcare Transportation Services: How Technology and Shared Mobility are Changing Options and Behavior

 

3:30pm-5:00pm

Geography Department Colliquium speaker, Liang Chen (Derby Hall 1080)

Urbanization and Climate in China

 

5:30pm-9:00pm

Geography Bowl Finals (Derby Hall 1080)

The grand finale of the Geography Bowl! Come support your favorite team!

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