Geography and Environmental Studies

Geography and Environmental Studies

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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.

News

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Professor Mendez of the DGES has attracted the attention of urban guru Richard Florida in a recent blog posting

Urban guru Richard Florida has a blog with The Atlantic magazine, and in a recent posting he discusses an article our Professor Mendez co-authored.... More

Thursday, October 30th, 2014 in News Feed for all posts filed under News

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DGES Founders Seminar presents Professor Ted Rutland

The Department of Geography and Environmental Studies is pleased to welcome Ted Rutland, Assistant Professor of the Department of Geography, Planning and Environment from Concordia University to present, “Geographies of policing in post 1960s Montreal” as part of the Founders Seminar Series.... More

Monday, October 20th, 2014 in News Feed for all posts filed under News

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DGES FASS Distinguished Lecture Presents Professor Mike Hulme

Mike Hulme , Professor of Climate and Culture from the Department of Geography, King’s College London will be presenting a distinguished lecture titled:  Writing Climate Change: the Story So Far …   When: Thursday, November 13th, 2014 Time: 5:30pm- 7:00pm Location: Azrieli Theatre 302 ALL... More

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 in News Feed for all posts filed under News

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Professor Murray Richardson studies metal and mercury exposure in water on Temagami First Nation

Professor Murray Richardson of the the Department of Geography and Environmental Studies is featured in Carleton Now for his research on the effects of industry on the Temagami First Nation waterways and fish.... More

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 in News Feed for all posts filed under News

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