Geography and Environmental Studies

Geography and Environmental Studies

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Arctic Circle Meeting

Carleton Graduate Students give talks at Arctic Circle meeting

Carleton Graduate Students give talks at Arctic Circle meeting... View more

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Simulated Instruction

Geography Seminar Gives Students Unique Insight into Environmental Policy

Geography Seminar Gives Students Unique Insight into Environmental Policy... View more

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DGES Research Awards

Congratulations to DGES Professors on receipt of TR Research Awards

Congratulations to DGES Professors on receipt of TR Research Awards ... View more

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The Department of Geography and Environmental Studies has three programs of study leading to an undergraduate degree in Geography, Geomatics and Environmental Studies. Students can obtain a B.A. or a BSc. General, Honours, or Combined Honours Degree.

Explore careers in Human Geography, Physical Geography, Geomatics, and Environmental Studies.

We also offer a specialization in Globalization and the Environment in the Bachelor of Global and International Studies program. If you are interested in this program please click on the program or contact bgins@carleton.ca.

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Carleton Graduate Students give talks at Arctic Circle meeting

Written by DGES Graduate Student Keegan Smith Carleton graduate students Zoe Panchen (Ph.D. candidate, Biology Department) and Melissa Nacke (M.Sc. candidate, DGES) presented highlights of their research at the January meeting of The Arctic Circle, a monthly gathering of researchers and enthusiasts... More

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DGES Queen Elizabeth II Scholarships in Science and Technology

Congratulations Stacey Strilesky and Graham Clark recipients of Queen Elizabeth II Scholarships in Science and Technology. The QEII-GSST Program encourages excellence in graduate studies in science and technology at the master’s and doctoral levels. It is a merit-based scholarship. Awards are... More

Monday, January 12th, 2015 in News Feed for all posts filed under News

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Congratulations Blair Rutherford on receipt of a SSHRC Insight Grant

“An Insight Grant will enable Blair Rutherford, director of the Institute of African Studies [and cross-appointed faculty with the Department of Geography and Environmental Studies], to conduct an in-depth study of the role of women in artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) in three... More

Wednesday, January 7th, 2015 in News Feed for all posts filed under News

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Congratulations Magda Goemans on receipt of a SSHRC Doctoral Scholarship

SSHRC Doctoral Fellowship Award Magda Goemans was awarded $80 000 from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council for her research on Ecological sustainability planning for household resilience: opportunities for citizen engagement in municipal climate change adaptation initiatives. Magda... More

Monday, January 5th, 2015 in News Feed for all posts filed under News

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