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The Department of Geography at Michigan State University is the starting place to explore Geography. From here you can explore research being conducted by world class faculty, learn more about the degrees and courses we offer, connect with our great staff, and discover how a geography degree from MSU will put you on the map.

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Why major in Geography at MSU?

News

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Health & Medical GEO PhD Student Receives Award

Congratulations Peiling Zhou

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Three Paid Student Positions Open at MDOT

Closing date for applications is June 17.

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In Memory of Robert N. Thomas, Professor Emeritus of Geography

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Events

Monday, June 29, 2015 9:00 am

“Mapping and Characterizing A Relict Lacustrine Delta In Central Lower Michigan”

Monday, June 29, 2015 10:00 am

“Climate change impact assessments for regions of the United States”

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 8:00 am - Thursday, July 2, 2015 5:00 pm

434: Treasure Hunting at MSU, Thursday, July 2.

Thursday, July 23, 2015 9:00 am

“Spatial and Temporal Variations of Ecosystem Characteristics: Updates From Three Case Studies”

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