geography

Leo Zulu photo
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MSU Professor Leo Zulu brings together rain forest conservation and social justice issues as part of Geography Awareness Week.

Elizabeth Mack photo
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MSU professor Elizabeth Mack talks with Current State’s Peter Whorf about the common misperceptions regarding the study of geography. That’s right, it’s Geography Awareness week here in Mid-Michigan and across the map!


Alan Arbogast photo
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From La Niña to the dunes of Lake Michigan, MSU Geography professor and Chair Dr. Alan Arbogast ties it all together on Current State’s Geography Awareness Week series.


Dr. Roberta Bondar photo
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Current State gets a view from space during Geography Awareness Week from astronaut and Ontario native Dr. Roberta Bondar.


Current State kicks of its Geography Awareness Week series. Peter Whorf talks with MSU professor Joe Darden.


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Michigan State University celebrates Geography Awareness Week with multiple campus-wide educational and entertainment opportunities through this Sunday. One event includes a screening of the 2013 Sundance Film Festival award-winning documentary "A River Changes Course".

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If you live in Michigan, you live in the Midwest, right? Well, maybe not. While the U.S. Census Bureau defines the Midwest as a 12 state region between Ohio and North Dakota, many other organizations and individuals have their own definitions.