University of Minnesota
Department of Geography, Environment and Society

Department of Geography, Environment
and Society

Department of Geography, Environment and Society

  • Exciting News! Changes in Graduate Curriculum

    Prospective students entering as part of the Fall 2015 cohort will have the opportunity to apply directly to the PhD program without first attaining a Master's degree. More details here.

    May 1st, 2015
  • 3 UMN Geographers in the news!


    Read the article which appeared in the Minneapolis StarTribune, February 13, 2015.

    February 18th, 2015
  • Lorena Munoz receives prestigious fellowship

    Assistant Professor, Lorena Munoz, has been awarded the Woodrow Wilson 2015 Career Enhancement Fellowship funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and administered by the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation,

    The goal of the Career Enhancement Fellowship Program is to increase the presence of minority junior faculty members and other faculty members committed to eradicating racial disparities in core fields in the arts and sciences.

    Lorena will receive a one-year sabbatical stipend; a research, travel or publication grant; and participation in a two-and-one-half day annual conference/retreat.

    Congratulations on a well deserved honor!313783.jpg

    February 5th, 2015

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