2013-2014 News and Events
Geography Week 2013 Nov 18-22, 2013
The Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning (ACSP) - 54th Annual Conference October 30-November 2, 2013 in Philidelphia, Pennsylvania
College of Science forest researcher to study climate, environment over past centuries
Franco Biondi, professor of Geography, a department of the Mackay School of earth Science and Engineering, has just received the prestigious fellowship to conduct research at Harvard University’s 3,500 acre forest research laboratory, Harvard Forest. See article in Nevada Today
John Mackay Student Awards Banquet, Friday May 3 @ 6pm in the Joe Crowley Student Union (JCSU).
UNR Spring Commencement, May 17 and 18, 2013, University Quad. For information please go to the Commencement Info Page
Sad news to report - The passing of a dear friend and colleague...
August 26, 1946- April 8, 2013
Gary J. Hausladen died on April 8, 2013 at his home in Reno, with his family at his bedside. He was born in Palo Alto, CA to Gabriel and Lois (Towle) Hausladen. Gary grew up in San Carlos, CA where he graduated from ...... (For complete posting please click on picture link.)
A memorial mass and reception was held at Our Lady of Wisdom Newman Center, 1101 N. Virginia St., on April 16.
Association of American Geographers (AAG) - Annual Meeting, April 9-13, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. Annual Meeting Web Page
American Planning Association (APA) - Annual Meeting, April 13-17, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. Annual Meeting Web Page
University Events Calendar
Associated Students of the University of Nevada (ASUN)
Includes information about upcoming events.
Graduate Student Association
Includes information about upcoming events. www.unr.edu/gsa
Albright's research applicable to piecing together Tahoe's big picture
Geography professor Tom Albright brings broad scale data approach to his work.
Hausladen, award-winning geography professor, passes away
In a career spanning more than 25 years, Gary Hausladen was one of the finest teachers in University history.
Geography Club to host Radical Reels Film Festival Sept. 19
University student club offers high-adrenaline film night to fund educational events
Geography Department's Douglas Boyle appointed new Nevada State Climatologist
Douglas Boyle is Nevada's new state climatologist. He will oversee operations of the Nevada State Climate Office, a public-service department in the College of Science.
Nevada Cycling Team finishes top 10 at Collegiate Mountain Bike National Championships....
University News and Information, http://www.unr.edu/nevada-today
Nevada Silver and Blue - Alumni Magazine
Published quarterly, www.unr.edu/nevadasilverandblue
Dan maps his way home in GIS
After spending over 4 years working in the geospatial industry, Dan Kozar has returned home to complete a B.S. in Geography and Geographic Information Systems. While Dan’s interest in his work grew so did his experience and skill set. At UNR Dan has been working on multiple research projects doing data collection and management, field map production, and cartographic support. Areas of Interest: GIS, Data Processing and Project Management