Sharpe Innovation Commons Workshops

The Department of Geography is excited to announce the introduction of the Sharpe Innovation Commons Workshop Series. Beginning in Autumn 2018, you'll be able to interact with department faculty directly to discuss everything from drug trade induced human migration to urbanization and the rise of food deserts. These exciting topics will be discussed in the Sharpe Innovation Commons on the third Tuesday of the months listed below. Please join our renowned faculty as they discuss their research, how their teams work, and their ground breaking results. 

September 5th 2-4PM: PDF icon Geography in the Private Sector, Talk given by Andrew Buck Michael, ABC6 (Columbus, OH) Weather Team Meteorologist

September 20th: Sharpe Innovation Commons Grand Opening

October 1st 2-4PM:PDF icon Moodys Resident Geographer.pdf, Talk given by Jake Carr of Moody's


Date                                  Time                     Speaker                                                                         

Tue        Nov. 6, 2018       10 AM                  Naomi Adaniya: Department of Justice


TBD        February 2019   TBD                     Torrin Hultgren: GIS Systems Architect at CSRA  


TBD        March 2019        TBD                     Lawrence Joseph: Marketing Manager at KFC


Wed       April 10, 2019    TBD                      Joseph Palis: Assistant Professor, DOG at the

                                                                      University of the Phillipines, Dilman


Faculty given workshops:

             October:       Steven Quiring

             November:   Darla Munroe

             January:       Mat Coleman

             February:      Elisabeth Root

             March:           Zhengyu Liu

             April:             Madhumita Dutta