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Degree Checklist
Summarized requirements needed for your Geography degree.

Geography Timetable
Fall 2014

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Course Outlines
Course outlines for Fall 2014 semester

Summer Advising
Schedule for Geography

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Use this calculator to determine your Grade Point Average

Scholarships
University Scholarships

CMOS Scholarships

GESA
Geography & Environmental Students Association

Jobs in Geography
Web site listing of geography-related jobs

Work Study Program
Jobs in Geography are
available through the University's Work Study Program. Interested students can check the website for criteria and eligibilty.

Northern Research Fund
Funding for Research in Churchill

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Welcome to the
Department of Geography

This image of the earth, centred on the University of Winnipeg, displays the real time position of the circle of illumination, the boundary between day and night.

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Congratulations!

Congratulations to Dr. Matt Dyce who successfully defended his PhD thesis on September 25 at the University of British Columbia.



Geography in the News

5 Schools Freaking Out About Ebola Because They Don’t Realize Africa Is A Really Big Continent: ThinkProgress (Oct. 21, 2014)— In the midst of Ebola panic in the Western world, some Americans are worried about schoolchildren coming into contact with people who have been in African countries thousands of miles away from the heart of the outbreak.

Antarctic sea ice reaches new record maximum: ScienceDaily (Oct. 9, 2014)— Sea ice surrounding Antarctica reached a new record high extent this year, covering more of the southern oceans than it has since scientists began a long-term satellite record to map the extent in the late 1970s.

Eruptions at Iceland's Bardarbunga: The Guardian (Oct.5, 2014)— Spectacular footage shows explosions at Bardarbunga volcanic system in Iceland.

New sea floor map reveals uncharted mountains, massive scars: CBC News (Oct. 3, 2014)— 90 per cent of seafloor uncharted before new satellite gravity measurements.

Map of the Week: Shrinking Aral Sea..

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The Human Geography Society, a student-run group was formed to discuss human geography issues. Meetings every Thursday (5 pm) at the Toad. Click for details.

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Background maps:
Plan of the City of Winnipeg, 1874 by John D. Parr, Toronto.
Laurie's Map of the Northwest Territories, 1870 by D. Codd, Ottawa.