Fall 2023 Public Lecture Series

Our geography public lectures feature a variety of local, national, and international speakers presenting topics from a diverse range of disciplines.

  • Thursdays at Noon (unless noted)
  • Location: Saunders Hall 443 (maximum capacity of 25)
  • Contact: Reece Jones, reecej@hawaii.edu

Landscape Dynamics, Geographic Data and Scalable Computing: The Oak Ridge Experience

  • Date: Monday, August 28 12:00 - 2:00 PM
  • Budhendra Bhaduri, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Caste, Capitalism, and the (Re)production of Clean Urban Spaces: Notes from Indian Railway Stations

  • Date: August 31
  • Pallavi Gupta, Department of Geography and Environment, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa

Collaborative Field-based Learning in Southeast Asia: Value and Challenges

  • Date: Friday, September 8, 3 - 4:30 PM
  • Krisna Suryanata and Olivia Meyer, Department of Geography and Environment, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
  • Register Online

Sea Change: An Atlas of Islands in a Rising Ocean

  • Date: September 14
  • Christina Gerhardt, Languages and Literatures of Europe, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa

Cut, Sample, Release: Moving Beyond Mapping with Aerial Robotics In Hawaiʻi

  • Date: September 28
  • Ryan Perroy, Department of Geography and Environmental Science, University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo

Reflections of Cross-cultural Research and Methodologies

  • Date: Wednesday, November 1, 3 - 4:30 PM
  • Location: Burns Hall 3015
  • Anna Duerr & Dalilah Laidin, Dept. of Geography and Environment, UH Mānoa; Ariel Mota Alves, Dept. of Political Science, UH Mānoa; and Pamula Mita Andary, Universitas Hasanuddin, Indonesia

"And I Never Drank Blue Wine Again": Ecology, (In)Humanity, and Harvesting Interviews

  • Date: November 16
  • Marina Karides, Department of Geography and Environment, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa