News from the Department of Geography

Highlights from faculty, students, alumni and affiliates!

PhD alumna Masami Tsujita Levi became a senior lecturer in development studies at National U. of Samoa, https://t.co/M3uSsfxNMF - Congrats!

PhD alumna Masami Tsujita Levi became a senior lecturer in development studies at National U. of Samoa, https://t.co/M3uSsfxNMF - Congrats!

Join us in 442 Saunders for @UHM_Sociology Prof. Nandita Sharma’s talk: “The People of a Place vs. the People out of Place” until 1pm.

Join us in 442 Saunders for @UHM_Sociology Prof. Nandita Sharma’s talk: “The People of a Place vs. the People out of Place” until 1pm.

TODAY @ Noon in 442 Saunders: "The People of a Place vs. the People out of Place: Ideas of Indigenous Territorial Sovereignty in the Nationalist Politics of Anti-immigration" by Prof. Nandita Sharma in @UHM_Sociology

TODAY @ Noon in 442 Saunders: "The People of a Place vs. the People out of Place: Ideas of Indigenous Territorial Sovereignty in the Nationalist Politics of Anti-immigration" by Prof. Nandita Sharma in @UHM_Sociology

Prof. @Reecejhawaii in an interview with Phoenix Public Radio @kjzzphoenix on border wall prototypes, https://t.co/bN0Lp6wF0g

Prof. @Reecejhawaii in an interview with Phoenix Public Radio @kjzzphoenix on border wall prototypes, https://t.co/bN0Lp6wF0g Prof. @Reecejhawaii in an interview with Phoenix Public Radio @kjzzphoenix on border wall prototypes, https://t.co/bN0Lp6wF0g

Congrats MA graduate Mahany Lindquist on her position @UHMLibrary: GIS Coord of Maps/Aerials/GIS, Gov't Docs & Maps, https://t.co/qCl2mz4ydP

Congrats MA graduate Mahany Lindquist on her position @UHMLibrary: GIS Coord of Maps/Aerials/GIS, Gov't Docs & Maps, https://t.co/qCl2mz4ydP

TODAY 12:30-1:30PM in 443B Saunders: Dr. Ruhul Amin (NOAA, BioOptoSense) on "Remote Sensing of Ocean Color," a talk hosted by the Remote Sensing Club

TODAY 12:30-1:30PM in 443B Saunders: Dr. Ruhul Amin (NOAA, BioOptoSense) on "Remote Sensing of Ocean Color," a talk hosted by the Remote Sensing Club

This Thursday @ Noon in 442 Saunders: "The People of a Place vs. the People out of Place: Ideas of Indigenous Territorial Sovereignty in the Nationalist Politics of Anti-immigration" - Prof. Nandita Sharma in @UHM_Sociology

This Thursday @ Noon in 442 Saunders: "The People of a Place vs. the People out of Place: Ideas of Indigenous Territorial Sovereignty in the Nationalist Politics of Anti-immigration" - Prof. Nandita Sharma in @UHM_Sociology

Listen to Jolie Wanger (MA, 2001), Prgm Coord @smarttrees, on @BytemarksCafe discussing citizen foresters @wearehpr, https://t.co/o8wr1kCslD

Listen to Jolie Wanger (MA, 2001), Prgm Coord @smarttrees, on @BytemarksCafe discussing citizen foresters @wearehpr, https://t.co/o8wr1kCslD

Congratulations to Emeritus Professor Nancy Lewis on her Aug. 1st retirement from the @EastWestCenter as Director of Research Program!

"Environmentalism has gender & social justice issues" @jenn_bernstein (UH Geog PhD, 2017) interviewed @CornellCALS, https://t.co/9hmIjjbqcZ

"Environmentalism has gender & social justice issues" @jenn_bernstein (UH Geog PhD, 2017) interviewed @CornellCALS, https://t.co/9hmIjjbqcZ

Professor Xia Yao from Nanjing Agricultural University is presenting right now, as part of our dept. public lecture series.

Professor Xia Yao from Nanjing Agricultural University is presenting right now, as part of our dept. public lecture series.

TODAY @ Noon in 442 Saunders - "Monitoring & Diagnosis of Crop Growth Using Satellite, UAV & Near-Range Remote Sensing," Prof. Xia Yao, Nanjing Agricultural University

TODAY @ Noon in 442 Saunders - "Monitoring & Diagnosis of Crop Growth Using Satellite, UAV & Near-Range Remote Sensing," Prof. Xia Yao, Nanjing Agricultural University

Prof. @Reecejhawaii has an Op-Ed in @undarkmag on Climate Change and Borders, https://t.co/w6fnb91Fhk

Prof. @Reecejhawaii has an Op-Ed in @undarkmag on Climate Change and Borders,  https://t.co/w6fnb91Fhk Prof. @Reecejhawaii has an Op-Ed in @undarkmag on Climate Change and Borders,  https://t.co/w6fnb91Fhk

PhD alumna Abby Frazier & @forestservice researcher was the featured speaker @ENVHawaii's fundraiser on Oct. 20th, https://t.co/u674hZOOTQ

PhD alumna Abby Frazier & @forestservice researcher was the featured speaker @ENVHawaii's fundraiser on Oct. 20th, https://t.co/u674hZOOTQ

Nov 9: PhD alumnus Keith Bettinger to discuss Indonesia's waterfront dev't project @EastWestCenter noon seminar, https://t.co/yxi0HVdx7i

Nov 9: PhD alumnus Keith Bettinger to discuss Indonesia's waterfront dev't project @EastWestCenter noon seminar, https://t.co/yxi0HVdx7i Nov 9: PhD alumnus Keith Bettinger to discuss Indonesia's waterfront dev't project @EastWestCenter noon seminar, https://t.co/yxi0HVdx7i

11/9 Lecture @ Noon: "Monitoring & Diagnosis of Crop Growth Using Satellite, UAV & Near-Range Remote Sensing," Prof. Xia Yao, Nanjing Ag. U.

11/9 Lecture @ Noon: "Monitoring & Diagnosis of Crop Growth Using Satellite, UAV & Near-Range Remote Sensing," Prof. Xia Yao, Nanjing Ag. U.

Prof. Camillo Mora cited in @infobae on biodiversity, "Cuáles son las formas de vida más longevas en la Tierra," https://t.co/CMojjnmJzX

Prof. Camillo Mora cited in @infobae on biodiversity, "Cuáles son las formas de vida más longevas en la Tierra," https://t.co/CMojjnmJzX Prof. Camillo Mora cited in @infobae on biodiversity, "Cuáles son las formas de vida más longevas en la Tierra," https://t.co/CMojjnmJzX

Congrats to PhD students Aurora Kagawa-Viviani & Han Tseng, co-authors of an accepted paper in the Ecohydrology Jrn, https://t.co/ubQIpB1O8L

Congrats to PhD students Aurora Kagawa-Viviani & Han Tseng, co-authors of an accepted paper in the Ecohydrology Jrn, https://t.co/ubQIpB1O8L

GEOG Prof. Camilo Mora quoted in @motherboard: "Every Other Summer Will Shatter Heat Records Within a Decade," https://t.co/gpkFQV4Swz

GEOG Prof. Camilo Mora quoted in @motherboard: "Every Other Summer Will Shatter Heat Records Within a Decade," https://t.co/gpkFQV4Swz

PhD student Jacob Henry's media review in 10/2017 Humanity & Society - "Traveling Beyond Genre: Anthony Bourdain..." https://t.co/aHJelgEIMz

PhD student Jacob Henry's media review in 10/2017 Humanity & Society - "Traveling Beyond Genre: Anthony Bourdain..." https://t.co/aHJelgEIMz

New publication from PhD alumna @jenn_bernstein, faculty Brian Szuster & MA student Li Phillips in Intl J Envir Res, https://t.co/n7a0ps72J7

New publication from PhD alumna @jenn_bernstein, faculty Brian Szuster & MA student Li Phillips in Intl J Envir Res, https://t.co/n7a0ps72J7

“A wall is a powerful symbol,” @reecejhawaii also quoted in @NYTimes story, "Border Wall Prototypes Are Unveiled.." https://t.co/0v7sX4Dydg

“A wall is a powerful symbol,” @reecejhawaii also quoted in @NYTimes story, "Border Wall Prototypes Are Unveiled.." https://t.co/0v7sX4Dydg

Geography MA student Derek Ford @uhmanoa graduate fair. We are under the white tent at Campus Center until 2pm 😊

Missed yesterday’s @uhmanoa’s grad fair? We will be there again today! 11-2p by the Campus Center courtyard tree🌳😊🤙

Missed yesterday’s @uhmanoa’s grad fair? We will be there again today! 11-2p by the Campus Center courtyard tree🌳😊🤙

An interview with PhD alum Jack Kittinger (@peopledseas) on ocean conservation and technology @ConservationOrg, https://t.co/yre0Jjs6DV

An interview with PhD alum Jack Kittinger (@peopledseas) on ocean conservation and technology @ConservationOrg, https://t.co/yre0Jjs6DV

We are at the @uhmanoa Grad Fair, in Campus Center Ballroom until 2pm. Come chat with us!

We are at the @uhmanoa Grad Fair, in Campus Center Ballroom until 2pm. Come chat with us!

MA graduate Donovan Preza on @WeAreHPR this morning: What if the Great Māhele wasn't a Foreign Imposition? https://t.co/91r00VZuxd

MA graduate Donovan Preza on @WeAreHPR this morning: What if the Great Māhele wasn't a Foreign Imposition? https://t.co/91r00VZuxd

Congratulations! Recent MA graduate Marie McKenzie co-authored a story in the U.S. Climate Resilience Toolkit, https://t.co/hbmd7eXBoS

Congratulations! Recent MA graduate Marie McKenzie co-authored a story in the U.S. Climate Resilience Toolkit, https://t.co/hbmd7eXBoS

REMINDER: Tomorrow (Wed, 10/25) is the deadline to submit paper abstracts for #AAG2018. Poster abstracts are due Feb. 14, 2018.

We'll be at "What's Next at Manoa e" this Thurs. & Fri., an event for college students to explore grad prgm opportunities @uhmanoa. Come by!

We'll be at "What's Next at Manoa e" this Thurs. & Fri., an event for college students to explore grad prgm opportunities @uhmanoa. Come by!

PhD Student Laura Williams is the student rep for @theAAG's Recreation, Tourism, and Sport (@AAG_RTS) speciality group. Congratulations!

PhD Student Laura Williams is the student rep for @theAAG's Recreation, Tourism, and Sport (@AAG_RTS) speciality group. Congratulations!

It was great to hear from @runckb and Mike Kantar on collaborative approaches to geospatial design and breeding. Thank you!

It was great to hear from @runckb and Mike Kantar on collaborative approaches to geospatial design and breeding. Thank you!

TODAY @ Noon, 443 Saunders: Michael Kantar (@uhmanoa) & Bryan Runck (@umnica) on developing novel agroecosystems, https://t.co/DKdAqWgCab

TODAY @ Noon, 443 Saunders: Michael Kantar (@uhmanoa) & Bryan Runck (@umnica) on developing novel agroecosystems, https://t.co/DKdAqWgCab TODAY @ Noon, 443 Saunders: Michael Kantar (@uhmanoa) & Bryan Runck (@umnica) on developing novel agroecosystems, https://t.co/DKdAqWgCab

Now in paperback: @Reecejhawaii's Violent Borders w/ new preface on all that happened in the past year, @VersoBooks https://t.co/kYlN2oLwdU

Now in paperback: @Reecejhawaii's Violent Borders w/ new preface on all that happened in the past year, @VersoBooks https://t.co/kYlN2oLwdU

Thurs @ Noon: “Developing novel agroecosystems: Can we have it all w/ collaborative geodesign & neo-domestication?," https://t.co/DKdAqWgCab

Thurs @ Noon: “Developing novel agroecosystems: Can we have it all w/ collaborative geodesign & neo-domestication?," https://t.co/DKdAqWgCab Thurs @ Noon: “Developing novel agroecosystems: Can we have it all w/ collaborative geodesign & neo-domestication?," https://t.co/DKdAqWgCab

Releasing Fall 2018 - "Borders and Mobility in South Asia and Beyond" edited by @reecejhawaii and @M_A_Ferdoush from the @AmsterdamUPress.

Releasing Fall 2018 - "Borders and Mobility in South Asia and Beyond" edited by @reecejhawaii and @M_A_Ferdoush from the @AmsterdamUPress. Releasing Fall 2018 - "Borders and Mobility in South Asia and Beyond" edited by @reecejhawaii and @M_A_Ferdoush from the @AmsterdamUPress.

PhD student Katie Taladay published in @energies_mdpi on gas hydrate system in Kumano Basin, offshore Japan, https://t.co/utGuHC7Dbe

PhD student Katie Taladay published in @energies_mdpi on gas hydrate system in Kumano Basin, offshore Japan, https://t.co/utGuHC7Dbe

Professor John Overton of @VicUniWgtn presenting at our Fall seminar series on how the wine industry build and protect ideas of place.

Professor John Overton of @VicUniWgtn presenting at our Fall seminar series on how the wine industry build and protect ideas of place.

Congratulations to our alumna Hannah Cooper & PhD student @FloridaAtlantic for receiving the prestigious 2017 @evergfoundation scholarship!

Congratulations to our alumna Hannah Cooper & PhD student @FloridaAtlantic for receiving the prestigious 2017 @evergfoundation scholarship!

TODAY @ Noon in 443 Saunders: John Overton, @VicUniWgtn School of Geog, Env & Earth Sci - "Making Wine & Making Places: Geographies of Wine"

Geography Prof Camilo Mora's Carbon Neutrality project helps people to calculate and offset their carbon footprint https://t.co/JGRrR4cXEK

Geography Prof Camilo Mora's Carbon Neutrality project helps people to calculate and offset their carbon footprint https://t.co/JGRrR4cXEK

This week's GEOG Lecture: John Overton, @VicUniWgtn, "Making Wine & Making Places: Geographies of Wine," Thurs 10/12 @ Noon in 443 Saunders

This week's GEOG Lecture: John Overton, @VicUniWgtn, "Making Wine & Making Places: Geographies of Wine," Thurs 10/12 @ Noon in 443 Saunders This week's GEOG Lecture: John Overton, @VicUniWgtn, "Making Wine & Making Places: Geographies of Wine," Thurs 10/12 @ Noon in 443 Saunders

Discussion with Mona Bünnemann of @unibielefeld on the legal challenges and psychological health issues refugee minors experience.

Discussion with Mona Bünnemann of @unibielefeld on the legal challenges and psychological health issues refugee minors experience. Discussion with Mona Bünnemann of @unibielefeld on the legal challenges and psychological health issues refugee minors experience.

TODAY @ noon in 443 Saunders: UH Geography is hosting a talk with Mona Bünnemann of Bielefeld University on Refugee Children in Germany

TODAY @ noon in 443 Saunders: UH Geography is hosting a talk with Mona Bünnemann of Bielefeld University on Refugee Children in Germany

Tomorrow Oct. 10, Noon in 443 Saunders - We are hosting a discussion with Mona Bünnemann of @unibielefel on refugee minors in Germany.

Graduate students and faculty socializing & bonding 😊

Graduate students and faculty socializing & bonding 😊

UH Geog postdoc Abby Frazier presented a USGS webinar on "Rainfall Variability and Drought in the Hawaiian Islands" https://t.co/fvRxJDsymf

UH Geog postdoc Abby Frazier presented a USGS webinar on "Rainfall Variability and Drought in the Hawaiian Islands" https://t.co/fvRxJDsymf UH Geog postdoc Abby Frazier presented a USGS webinar on "Rainfall Variability and Drought in the Hawaiian Islands" https://t.co/fvRxJDsymf

Mahalo Prof. Andreas Neef (@DevStudiesUoA) for your research insights on tourism & disaster-recovery conflict in the Asia-Pacific region.

Mahalo Prof. Andreas Neef (@DevStudiesUoA) for your research insights on tourism & disaster-recovery conflict in the Asia-Pacific region.

TODAY @ noon 443 Saunders, Geog Dept Lecture: Andreas Neef (Univ of Auckland) "The Tourism-Disaster-Conflict Nexus" https://t.co/Y1bKA8Mnqz

TODAY @ noon 443 Saunders, Geog Dept Lecture: Andreas Neef (Univ of Auckland) "The Tourism-Disaster-Conflict Nexus" https://t.co/Y1bKA8Mnqz TODAY @ noon 443 Saunders, Geog Dept Lecture: Andreas Neef (Univ of Auckland) "The Tourism-Disaster-Conflict Nexus" https://t.co/Y1bKA8Mnqz

UH Geog is hosting a talk with Mona Bünnemann of Bielefeld University on Refugee Children in Germany: Tuesday Oct 9 @ noon in 443 Saunders

UH Geog is hosting a talk with Mona Bünnemann of Bielefeld University on Refugee Children in Germany: Tuesday Oct 9 @ noon in 443 Saunders

UH Geog Prof Mary Mostafanezhad is convening the Critical Tourism Studies conference in Jogja, Indonesia, March 4-6 https://t.co/08RLNI7Hev

UH Geog Prof Mary Mostafanezhad is convening the Critical Tourism Studies conference in Jogja, Indonesia, March 4-6 https://t.co/08RLNI7Hev

This week's Geog Lecture: Andreas Neef, Univ Auckland "The Tourism-Disaster-Conflict Nexus" Thurs @ noon 443Saunders https://t.co/DlY9kJSIgT

This week's Geog Lecture: Andreas Neef, Univ Auckland "The Tourism-Disaster-Conflict Nexus" Thurs @ noon 443Saunders https://t.co/DlY9kJSIgT

Dylan Beatty presents his dissertation proposal on the consequences of China's island construction for the Philippines.

Dylan Beatty presents his dissertation proposal on the consequences of China's island construction for the Philippines. Dylan Beatty presents his dissertation proposal on the consequences of China's island construction for the Philippines.

TODAY, 9:30 AM, 443 Saunders: Dylan Beatty presents his PhD Proposal "The Consequences of China's Island Construction for the Philippines"

TODAY, 9:30 AM, 443 Saunders: Dylan Beatty presents his PhD Proposal "The Consequences of China's Island Construction for the Philippines"

We love hosting geographers when they visit Hawai'i! This week the folks from the AAG were in town for a workshop

We love hosting geographers when they visit Hawai'i! This week the folks from the AAG were in town for a workshop

UH Geography PhD student Henryk Szadziewski conducted summer fieldwork on the geopolitical role of new Chinese migrants (新移民) in Fiji.

UH Geography PhD student Henryk Szadziewski conducted summer fieldwork on the geopolitical role of new Chinese migrants (新移民) in Fiji. UH Geography PhD student Henryk Szadziewski conducted summer fieldwork on the geopolitical role of new Chinese migrants (新移民) in Fiji.

UH Geography Prof Reece Jones' book Violent Borders was reviewed in the London Review of Books @reecejhawaii @LRB https://t.co/T5NTDQFEOG

UH Geography Prof Reece Jones' book Violent Borders was reviewed in the London Review of Books @reecejhawaii @LRB https://t.co/T5NTDQFEOG UH Geography Prof Reece Jones' book Violent Borders was reviewed in the London Review of Books @reecejhawaii @LRB https://t.co/T5NTDQFEOG

Happening Now: PhD student Desiree Simandjuntak responds to questions at her dissertation research proposal on Fair Trade certified tuna.

Happening Now: PhD student Desiree Simandjuntak responds to questions at her dissertation research proposal on Fair Trade certified tuna. Happening Now: PhD student Desiree Simandjuntak responds to questions at her dissertation research proposal on Fair Trade certified tuna.

PhD student Desiree Simandjuntak presents her PhD proposal "Fair Trade Tuna: Certified, Sealed, Delivered?" TODAY at 12 PM in 443 Saunders

PhD student Desiree Simandjuntak presents her PhD proposal "Fair Trade Tuna: Certified, Sealed, Delivered?" TODAY at 12 PM in 443 Saunders

UH Geography PhD students @KawelauW & @akkagawa to speak at Native Hawaiian Student Services Conference this weekend https://t.co/mKuhruONYL

UH Geography PhD students @KawelauW & @akkagawa to speak at Native Hawaiian Student Services Conference this weekend https://t.co/mKuhruONYL UH Geography PhD students @KawelauW & @akkagawa to speak at Native Hawaiian Student Services Conference this weekend https://t.co/mKuhruONYL

UH Geography Alum Renee Pualani Louis has a new book "Kanaka Hawai'i Cartography" out with @osupress Congrats Renee! https://t.co/6vlqJsZ8Ji

UH Geography Alum Renee Pualani Louis has a new book "Kanaka Hawai'i Cartography" out with @osupress Congrats Renee! https://t.co/6vlqJsZ8Ji UH Geography Alum Renee Pualani Louis has a new book "Kanaka Hawai'i Cartography" out with @osupress Congrats Renee! https://t.co/6vlqJsZ8Ji