News Brief from our Chair Darla Munroe

September 20, 2019
Geography Blimp and TA's

Geog 1900 (Extreme Weather and Climate) launching the Geography Blimp on the Oval as part of the atmospheric profile lab.

Faculty News: 

Steven Quiring is part of a team of Ohio State researchers who received a $2.98 million National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NRT) grant to develop and implement bold, transformative models for science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) graduate education training.

Morton O’Kelly (Divisional Dean, Social & Behavioral Sciences) was featured in the College of Arts and Sciences, “Voice of Excellence” series, discussing city size and density, commuting length, and transportation efficiency.

Allumni News: 

Jeff La Frenierre (PhD 2014, Geog) and Bryan Mark were featured in this Science Magazine article, discussing the impact of global warming on the peak, Chimborazo, Ecuador. Jeff is now an Assistant Professor in Geography and Environmental Studies at Gustavus Adolphus College.


Darla Munroe
Professor and Chair