GEOG-1102(3) Intro Human Geography I
GEOG-1103(3) Intro Human Geography II
GEOG-2414(3) Urban Environment
Areas of Interest:
Housing, well-being and residential migration
Environmental impacts on mobility of vulnerable populations
Social exclusion and aging
Community development and intergenerational linkages
Transitions in transportation usage by older adults
Winter sidewalk condition bulletin
Neighbourhood deprivation and aging
Leadership development and knowledge mobilization of rural seniors
Sylvestre, G.M. and Smith, G.C. (2009) Spatial aspects of the residential adjustments of older parents moving to low-income senior housing: A longitudinal study. Geoforum, 40, 918-929.
Smith, G.C. and Sylvestre, G.M. (2008) Effects of neighbourhood and individual change on the personal outcomes of recent movers to low-income senior housing. Research on Aging, 30 (5), 592-617.
Havens, B., Hall, M., Sylvestre, G., and Jivan, T. (2004). Social isolation and loneliness: Differences between older rural and urban Manitobans. Canadian Journal on Aging, 23 (2), 129-140.
Smith, G.C., Sylvestre, G.M., and Anderson Ramsay, H. (2002). Local social and service environments of an urban housing market for seniors. Housing and Society, 29 (1/2), 23-44.
Smith, G.C. and Sylvestre, G.M. (2001). Determinants of the travel behavior of the suburban elderly. Growth and Change, 32, Summer, 395-412.
Capelle, D., Wiebe, A., and Sylvestre, G. (2011). Development of a Winter Sidewalk
Condition Bulletin: Report to Safe Communities Winnipeg. Winnipeg, MB.: Institute of Urban Studies, University of Winnipeg.
Cardona, K., Wiebe, A., and Sylvestre, G. (2010). Strategies for Assisting Older Drivers:
Recommendations for Community-driven Interventions. Winnipeg, MB.: Institute of Urban Studies, University of Winnipeg.
McNairnay, E., Kliewer, K. and Sylvestre, G. (2009). Community Transportation Toolkit: Interpreting and Implementing the Mobility Disadvantaged Transportation Program Guidelines. Winnipeg, MB.: Institute of Urban Studies, University of Winnipeg.
Cardona Claros, K., Ladd, A. and Sylvestre, G. (2008). Investigating the Social Capital and Capacity of Older Adults in Rural Manitoba. Winnipeg, MB.: Institute of Urban Studies, University of Winnipeg.
Sylvestre, G., Gaudry, L. and Christopher, G. (2007). Mobility Options for the Aging Population of Manitoba: An Action Plan for Regional Solutions. Winnipeg, MB.: Institute of Urban Studies, University of Winnipeg.
Distasio, J., Sylvestre, G. and Mulligan, S. (2005). Home is Where the Heart is and Right Now that is Nowhere: An Examination of Hidden Homelessness Among Aboriginal Peoples in Prairie Cities. Winnipeg, MB: Institute of Urban Studies, University of Winnipeg.
Distasio, J. and Sylvestre, G. (2004). First Nations/Métis/Inuit Mobility Study: Final Report. Winnipeg, MB: Institute of Urban Studies, University of Winnipeg.