GeoWeek 2021!

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November 15 - November 19, 2021
12:00AM - 12:00AM
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via Zoom

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Add to Calendar 2021-11-15 00:00:00 2021-11-19 00:00:00 GeoWeek 2021! GeoWeek 2021 Schedule of Events     Monday, November 15 ALL DAY Geography Department Scavenger Hunt, Day 1 Join the Department of Geography for our first ever Daily GeoWeek Scavenger Hunt! Using the Scavify App, identify the correct places, things, and answer trivia questions for each of the 5 daily clues to see your name on the leaderboard.  Join the hunt HERE.    12:00pm-1:00pm The Center for Urban and Regional Analysis Presents Robert Dietz: Supply-Side Headwinds for Home Building  Next up in CURA's speaker series is CURA Alumni Robert Dietz on a webinar regarding the challenges that the U.S. is currently facing with the housing market from a construction sector's point of view.  For details and registration info, go HERE.    1:00pm-2:00pm Weather Q&A with Ben Gelber  Derby Hall 1116 An hour question and answer session with Emmy award-winning meteorologist Ben Gelber (NBC 6) to talk all things weather, meteorology, and atmospheric science.  Please register HERE.    4:00pm Atmospheric Science Major Info Session (remote) Zoom Link: https://osu.zoom.us/j/99205951939?pwd=MUxDN2hvWmZOMDJzd0pWSWxZM1U3QT09   5:15pm Career Success Workshop: Networking, Interviewing and Searching for an Internship (In Person) Derby Hall 1080 Handshake link to register: https://osu.joinhandshake.com/events/893193   Tuesday, November 16 ALL DAY Geography Department Scavenger Hunt, Day 2 Join the hunt HERE.    4:00pm GIS Major Info Session (remote) Zoom Link:  https://osu.zoom.us/j/92852831110?pwd=TklpTDNlTjJoQ3M3RzIxaUtKMXpwZz09   5:00pm Geography Jeopardy! Prelim 1 Derby Hall 1186 How well do you know the Earth's lands, features, inhabitants, and phenomena? Compete on your own in a Jeopardy! style format for a place in the final!  Register HERE.    Wednesday, November 17 ALL DAY Geography Department Scavenger Hunt, Day 3 Join the hunt HERE.    9:00am-4:00pm 3CGIS Day  GIS Day is an annual event for students, staff, faculty, and the broader community to learn more about Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and to celebrate the power of geospatial analysis and visualization in answering research questions and solving real-world problems. The 3CGIS Day program will be a virtual collaboration between The Ohio State University, Case Western Reserve University, and the University of Cincinnati.  For complete details and registration info, see HERE.    4:00pm Geography BA Major Info Session (remote) Zoom Link: https://osu.zoom.us/j/97254559075?pwd=ZXdyWW9wTzlNeVJYT1VTaXc1UmZyZz09   5:00pm Geography Jeopardy! Prelim 2 Derby Hall 1186 Register HERE.    Thursday, November 18 ALL DAY Geography Department Scavenger Hunt, Day 4 Join the hunt HERE.    12:00pm-1:00pm Grad Student Research Forum  Derby Hall 1186 Graduate students will be presenting their research and current projects.  Register HERE.    5:00pm  Geoguessr Competition Derby 1186 Compete individually or on a team for our annual Geoguessr tournament. Highest scorer will win Geography swag!  Register HERE.    Friday November 19 ALL DAY Geography Department Scavenger Hunt, Day 5 Join the hunt HERE.    12:00pm Derby Hall 1080 Career Success Workshop: Resumes, Cover Letters and Resume Critiquing Handshake link to register: https://osu.joinhandshake.com/events/893202   3:30pm-5:00pm Derby Hall 1080 Geography Colloquium Speaker Event: Mae Miller, OSU Geography Alumni, Presidential Postdoctoral Fellow at UC Berkeley, and current Geography visiting scholar  More info will be posted about this event soon!   5:30pm Derby Hall 1186 Geography Jeopardy! FINALS       via Zoom Department of Geography geog_webmaster@osu.edu America/New_York public
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GeoWeek 2021 Schedule of Events

 

 

Monday, November 15

ALL DAY

Geography Department Scavenger Hunt, Day 1

Join the Department of Geography for our first ever Daily GeoWeek Scavenger Hunt! Using the Scavify App, identify the correct places, things, and answer trivia questions for each of the 5 daily clues to see your name on the leaderboard. 

Join the hunt HERE

 

12:00pm-1:00pm

The Center for Urban and Regional Analysis Presents Robert Dietz: Supply-Side Headwinds for Home Building 

Next up in CURA's speaker series is CURA Alumni Robert Dietz on a webinar regarding the challenges that the U.S. is currently facing with the housing market from a construction sector's point of view. 

For details and registration info, go HERE

 

1:00pm-2:00pm

Weather Q&A with Ben Gelber 

Derby Hall 1116

An hour question and answer session with Emmy award-winning meteorologist Ben Gelber (NBC 6) to talk all things weather, meteorology, and atmospheric science. 

Please register HERE

 

4:00pm

Atmospheric Science Major Info Session (remote)

Zoom Link: https://osu.zoom.us/j/99205951939?pwd=MUxDN2hvWmZOMDJzd0pWSWxZM1U3QT09

 

5:15pm

Career Success Workshop: Networking, Interviewing and Searching for an Internship (In Person)

Derby Hall 1080

Handshake link to register: https://osu.joinhandshake.com/events/893193

 

Tuesday, November 16

ALL DAY

Geography Department Scavenger Hunt, Day 2

Join the hunt HERE

 

4:00pm

GIS Major Info Session (remote)

Zoom Link:  https://osu.zoom.us/j/92852831110?pwd=TklpTDNlTjJoQ3M3RzIxaUtKMXpwZz09

 

5:00pm

Geography Jeopardy! Prelim 1

Derby Hall 1186

How well do you know the Earth's lands, features, inhabitants, and phenomena? Compete on your own in a Jeopardy! style format for a place in the final! 

Register HERE

 

Wednesday, November 17

ALL DAY

Geography Department Scavenger Hunt, Day 3

Join the hunt HERE

 

9:00am-4:00pm

3CGIS Day 

GIS Day is an annual event for students, staff, faculty, and the broader community to learn more about Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and to celebrate the power of geospatial analysis and visualization in answering research questions and solving real-world problems.

The 3CGIS Day program will be a virtual collaboration between The Ohio State University, Case Western Reserve University, and the University of Cincinnati. 

For complete details and registration info, see HERE

 

4:00pm

Geography BA Major Info Session (remote)

Zoom Link: https://osu.zoom.us/j/97254559075?pwd=ZXdyWW9wTzlNeVJYT1VTaXc1UmZyZz09

 

5:00pm

Geography Jeopardy! Prelim 2

Derby Hall 1186

Register HERE

 

Thursday, November 18

ALL DAY

Geography Department Scavenger Hunt, Day 4

Join the hunt HERE

 

12:00pm-1:00pm

Grad Student Research Forum 

Derby Hall 1186

Graduate students will be presenting their research and current projects. 

Register HERE

 

5:00pm 

Geoguessr Competition

Derby 1186

Compete individually or on a team for our annual Geoguessr tournament. Highest scorer will win Geography swag! 

Register HERE

 

Friday November 19

ALL DAY

Geography Department Scavenger Hunt, Day 5

Join the hunt HERE

 

12:00pm

Derby Hall 1080

Career Success Workshop: Resumes, Cover Letters and Resume Critiquing

Handshake link to register: https://osu.joinhandshake.com/events/893202

 

3:30pm-5:00pm

Derby Hall 1080

Geography Colloquium Speaker Event: Mae Miller, OSU Geography Alumni, Presidential Postdoctoral Fellow at UC Berkeley, and current Geography visiting scholar 

More info will be posted about this event soon!

 

5:30pm

Derby Hall 1186

Geography Jeopardy! FINALS