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Department of Geography


Geographers score at Discover USC

Geography students and geography-mentored students win awards at university showcase

Geographers assess SC dune health

Professor Jean Ellis and Ph.D. student Michelle Harris talk about how they measure the impact of a hurricane on a renourished beach

Hiscox wins Mungo award

Geography professor honored for her undergraduate teaching

Two geographers named Garnet Apple winners

Professors April Hiscox and Cuizhen Wang have been recognized for their teaching innovation

Geography graduate scholar aims to improve urban planning using emergent tech

Huan Ning marries AI, remote sensing and GIS

Battling blazes with math and maps

Geography alumna Tracy Whelen brings life-saving tools to fire department

Student uses geography class to make app for USC equestrian program

Payton Potter, a sophomore member of South Carolina's equestrian program, used a geography class to develop an app that provides fans and future equestrians with information about the university's equestrian program

L. Allan James, geomorphologist

Longtime USC professor passes

DeBoom receives Mungo award

Geography professor recognized for her teaching

Geographers recognized at Discover UofSC

Geographers and/or geography-mentored projects do well

Undergraduate awards announced

Geography has named the winners of its 2022 undergraduate awards

2021 student awards announced

Congratulations to geography's graduate and undergraduate winners

2021 GeoInt awards

Four geographers earn GeoInt award

2020 Governor's Award to Jerry Mitchell

Award recognizes his tireless promotion of the discipline

Former Ph.D. student Abrahams awarded prestigious AAAS fellowship

Credits time at UofSC as pivotal to his development

Graduate awards for 2020

Nielson and Whelen recognized for their work

Li, Cutter and Harrison receive research grants

Four grants go to geographers

Undergrad awards for 2020

Congratulations to all recipients of the annual undergraduate Geography Department awards!

2020 GeoInt awards

Five students earn GeoInt certificates

Tracking the weather 100 years ago

Junior Lilian Hutchens spent last year tracking the weather -- in a small California town more than a century ago

Department welcomes visiting Turkish scholar

Dr. Vedat Çalışkan to study organization and management of SC fairs

2019 GeoInt awardees

Seven students earn GeoInt certificates

Davis and Huang papers receive Lovingood prize

Publications earn geography grads award

Geography grad students awarded teaching grants

Xiao Huang and Chris Krause to work with the Center for Teaching Excellence on intro geography courses

Fellowship to Brianna Ferguson

Rhude M. Patterson Trustee Fellowship goes to geography grad student


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