GeoInformatics Seminar


Join us at 1 PM on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 in room 1004 HN for a presentation by Josh Friedman, NYC Office of Emergency Management. Josh's presentation is entitled "How NYC OEM uses GIScience in Support of Emergency Management".



Join us at 6 PM on Thursday, March 9, 2017 in room 1028 HN for a presentation by Julia Marrs, MA '16, Geography and 2016 SWG NY Chapter Graduate Fellowship Award Winner. Julia's presentation is entitled "Exploring Data Mining Techniques for Tree Species Classification from Aerial LiDAR and Hyperspectral Imagery".
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BRF Trip


Join us March 18-19 for a weekend in Cornwall, NY for a field experience about field data collection using accurate location information. Thanks to significant funding from President Raab's initiative to increase student engagement and co-curricular activity, the cost per student is $15 and includes transportation, lodging and food. This trip is open to declared Geography majors/minors, Environmental Studies majors/minors, GIS certificate students, and Noyce Scholars. Reserve your spot by Friday, March 10, 2017 at 3 PM by submitting the appropriate forms and payment. More information here.

Free Tutoring


FREE tutoring for PGEOG 13000, GEOL 10000 and GEOL 10100. Bring your your textbooks, notes, lab manual, and questions. View tutoring schedule.

Academic Advising


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Job Opening


The Department of Geography at Hunter College of the City University of New York, located in the heart of New York City’s Upper East Side, invites applications for a full time, tenure track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor in GIS / Geoinformatics, beginning August, 2017. Review of applications will begin January 10, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. Read vacancy announcement.

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