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Geography BA - Academic Experience

(HEGIS: 22.06 GEOGRAPHY, CIP: 45.0701 Geography)

Experiential Learning

Independent Study

Motivated students occasionally work individually with faculty through independent studies, assisting with ongoing research projects or developing projects of their own. Valuable research experience may be acquired in this manner.

Internship Program

Internships with all levels of government agencies and with businesses are encouraged. Specific internship experiences are arranged based on the individual student's area(s) of specialization.

Extracurricular Activities

Undergraduates are invited to participate in department events, including field trips, lectures, Geography Awareness Week, Earth Day, and picnics.

Honors and Awards

The department gives annual awards to highly-qualified undergraduate students on a competitive basis. The Greg and Susan Aldrich Undergraduate Research Award was established to provide funding to students to overcome barriers that obstruct their ability to perform meaningful research and/or creative activities.

Departmental Honors

Published: Nov 28, 2022 13:03:29