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'The AAG Review of Books' Volume 4, Issue 1 Is Now Available

The AAG is pleased to announce Volume 4, Issue 1 of The AAG Review of Books. The journal features scholarly book reviews, along with reviews of significant current books related more broadly to geography and public policy and/or international affairs. AAG…
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Garrison Award Session 3:20 p.m., Thursday, March 31, 2016 An award session to present the paper selected for the William L. Garrison Award for Best Dissertation in Computational Geography will be held at 3:20 p.m. on Thursday, March 31, 2016, at the AAG…
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January is National Mentoring Month: Join the GeoMentors Program

President Obama issued a proclamation last month designating January as “National Mentoring Month” in support of the Nation’s young people and to “honor those who give of themselves to uplift our next generation.” In the proclamation, the President…
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The Department of Defense is pleased to announce that the Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) seeking proposals for 2016 Minerva Research Initiative awards has been released! Download here (under “Related Documents”):…
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Kavita Pandit Selected as Associate Provost at Georgia State U.

Georgia State University recently announced the appointment of Kavita Pandit as Associate Provost for Faculty Affairs, effective March 1, 2016. Pandit was AAG President in 2006 and currently serves as associate provost for international education at the…
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New Year, New Name, New Proposal by Sarah Witham Bednarz

I am writing this column on the first day of the new year. Effective January 1, 2016, the AAG will begin to operate under the name “American Association of Geographers,” rather than “Association of American Geographers.” The membership voted…
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Rebecca Solnit & Joshua Jelly-Schapiro: Mapping the Infinite City Wednesday, March 30 from 5:20 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. San Francisco, CA (Room TBD) When the trilogy Rebecca Solnit and a host of collaborators launched in 2010 with Infinite City: A San Francisco…
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AAG 2016 Election Is Open Through Feb. 4

The AAG online election is now open through Feb. 4, 2016. Each member may vote with the special email code you received Monday, Jan. 11, via your preferred email address. This code will allow you to sign in to our AAG SimplyVoting website and vote. If you…
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You Can Still Apply for Travel Grants for the AAG IGU 2016 Beijing Conference

AAG is still accepting applications for 2016 AAG NSF International Geographical Union (IGU) Conference Travel Grants. The deadline for applications has been extended to January 25. The conference will take place August 21-25 in Beijing, China. Read more…
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San Francisco Bay Area has more open space within its borders than any other metropolitan area in the US

The San Francisco Bay Area has more open space within its borders than any other metropolitan area in the United States, an intriguing state of affairs for a regional population approaching nine million people. While so much open space provides a scenic…
The San Francisco Bay Area has more open space within its borders than any other metropolitan area in the United States, an intriguing state of affairs for a regional population approaching nine mi…
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Nik Heynen, James McCarthy join editorial team for Annals of the AAG

Our flagship journal, the Annals of the American Association of Geographers, begins the new year with a change of editorship. Bruce Braun and Richard Wright have completed their four year terms as editors of the Nature and Society, and People, Place and…
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Important Election Information: AAG Voting Begins Jan. 11

The AAG election will be conducted online again, and will take place Jan. 11-Feb. 4, 2016. Each member who has an email address on record with the AAG will receive a special email with a code that will allow them to sign in to our AAG SimplyVoting website…
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The American Association of Geographers is a growing worldwide network of leading professionals and scholars in geography. Its members share interests in the theory, methods, and practice of geography and geographic education. The AAG helps geographers and other related professionals meet, network, and collaborate through annual meetings, international workshops, specialty conferences, and research programs on several geographical topics. It also publishes influential journals, books, and reports. Visit www.aag.org for more information.