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For a half century, the Department of Geography has hosted Coffee
Hour, the longest-running speaker series at the University of Minnesota and among Geography Departments in the United States.

On Friday afternoons, Geography students and faculty, other colleagues from throughout the University, and visitors gather to hear the speaker, exchange ideas, and enjoy a snack with colleagues.

Fridays at 3:30pm (Coffee and Cookies at 3:15)
John S. Adams Community Room
445 Blegen Hall, unless noted otherwise

Department of Geography, Society and Environment’s

Coffee Hour Schedule


"1/22/16" "Jessica Hellman" "University of Minnesota, Institute on the
"1/29/16" "Keith Dahl" "Sambatek Inc"
"2/5/16" "Will Craig" "University of Minnesota, Center for
Urban & Regional Affairs"
"2/12/16" "Michelle LaRue" "University of Minnesota, Office of the
Vice President for Research"
"2/19/16" "Greta Friedeman- Sanchez" "University of Minnesota, Humphrey
"2/26/16" "Jeff La Frenierre" "Gustavus Adolphus College, Department of Geography & Environmental Studies"
"3/4/16" "Rebecca
Montgomery" "University of Minnesota, Department of
Forest Resources"
"3/11/16" "No Coffee Hour" ""
"3/18/16" "No Coffee Hour" ""
"3/25/16" "Padraig Carmody" "Trinity College Dublin, Department of
"4/1/16" "No Coffee Hour" ""
"4/8/16" "Sara Nelson & Laura Cesafsky" "University of Minnesota, Department of
"4/15/16" "Jonathon
Shroeder" "University of Minnesota, Minnesota
Population Center"
"4/22/16" "Dan Brown
BROWN DAY" "University of Michigan, School of
Natural Resources and Environment"
"4/29/16" "Horace Campbell" "Syracuse University, School of
Citizenship and Public Affairs"
"5/6/16" "Nick Jordan" "University of Minnesota, Department of
Agronomy and Plant Genetics"