Columbus Roads Snow GIS

November 20, 2014
Snow plow

Erick Lobao - an OSU Geography alumni (who finished his MA in GEOG in 2004 with Alan Murray) was in the news lately. Erick works at T&M, a consulting firm, and was in charge of the project.

Larry Brown Memorial Symposium.

November 15, 2014
Larry Brown

On Saturday Nov. 15 the Department held a Memorial Symposium for our former chairman Larry Brown. Larry passed away in April and we thought it would only be fitting to have a memorial to Larry's Life where we could share and commemorate his legacy and gather to remember him.

Harvey Miller Wins Excellence Award from ASC

October 17, 2014
ASC Excellence Award

Harvey Miller, Professor of Geography and the Bob & Mary Reusché Endowed Chair in GIScience, was honored during the inaugural College of Arts & Sciences Honoring Excellence ceremony on Oct. 15, 2014.

Geography Fall Picnic

October 13, 2014
Dept. Fall Picnic

We had a beautiful day on Sat. October 11 for the Dept. Fall Picnic. Held at Blendon Woods Metro Park. Thanks to Caitlin Naber for setting up this event. It looks like everyone enjoyed the beautiful scenery and great company.

Twister back up and running

October 3, 2014
Our weather data web site

Our long running (since 1992) weather data ingestor, weather graphics creator and weather data web site TWISTER had a melt down on Monday Sept. 22 when multiple capacitors decided to blow on the motherboard.