What Geographers Do

Archive of COGA's "This is what geographers do" feature

Melinda Laituri

CSU's Melinda Laituri featured in the Coloradoan
Ph.D. Melinda Laituri gives an insightful interview to Madeline Novey of the Coloradoan on her life as a geographer.  You can also find information on Melinda's talk at our own Night With a Geographer, here on the COGA website.  Spring, 2014


Stereoscopic image

3-D for Teaching: Stereoscopic Visualization in Geography Classrooms, Dr. Peter Anthamatten, Sept-Oct 2013



Dr. Joseph KerskiGIS Education Community, Dr. Joseph Kerski, Summer 2013



Mapping the Nation Mapping the Nation by Susan Schultan, Spring 2013




Wildland-Urban InterfaceThe Wildland-Urban Interface (Rutherford Platt), Winter 2013



Colorado Springs ParksSometimes geographers are also historians.  (Judith Rice-Jones), Fall 2013






PancakeDid you know that Kansas is flatter than a pancake?




TreesHow did all of the trees get here?




ChinaCultural strategies of development: implications for village governance in China




ChiliHow Pueblo, Colorado has incorporated the chile pepper as its official symbol in an attempt to recreate its identity




accurateIt is a cartographer's duty to be accurate




KarenKaren Barton: Nature-society interactions and resource conflicts in wetlands and fisheries of South America and the US Pacific Northwest




JanCU-Boulder Assistant Professor Najeeb Jan was featured in the Spring 2010 Coloradan discussing politics and identity as related to PakistanPueblo County GIS Manager Chris Markuson ensures residents understand how important it is to have an up-to-date and reliable geospatial technology system. Check his explanation on the Pueblo County website.




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