Geography Speaker Series

Speaker Series offers informal talks and discussions on various geographical and environmentally related issues. Please contact geoenvironment@uwo.ca for more information.

2022-2023 Speaker Schedule


Topic: TA Marking and Time Management
Speakers:
Professors Jeff Hopkins and Carol Hunsberger; and Daniel Amoak and Haley Everitt, PhD Candidates
Date: 
Friday, September 23, from 2:30-3:30pm
Location:  SSC 1004


Topic: The Urban Political Ecologies of Dirty Work in the ‘Clean City’
Speaker:
Dr. Josie Wittmer
Date: 
Tuesday, October 11, at 10:30amEST
Location:  SSC 1004 / Zoom 975 2299 9964


Topic: Proust's teaching and learning cafe
Speakers:
 Mike Buzzelli (Moderator), Peter Ashmore, Jed Long, Isaac Luginaah, Tony Weis, Lewis Williams
Date: 
Friday, October 14, from 2:30-4:00pm
Location:  SSC 1004


Topic: Caring in Crises: Spatializing infrastructures of care through tenant protections
Speaker:
Samantha Thompson (PhD Candidate)
Date: 
Thursday, October 20, at 10:30amEST
Location:  SSC 5220 / Zoom 975 2299 9964


Topic: Scholarship Workshop - Preparing a Scholarship Application
Speaker:
Scholarship Committee 
Date: 
Friday, October 28, from 12:00-1:30pm
Location:  SSC 1004


Topic: Thinking about Grad school?
Speaker: 
Graduate Affairs Committee
Date: 
Friday, November 11, from 12:00-1:00pm
Location:  SSC 1004


Topic: PhD Departmental Presentations
Speaker:
PhD Candidates 
Date: 
Friday, November 11, from 2:30-3:30pm
Location:  SSC 1004


Topic: From Community-University Partnership to Indigenous-led Social Enterprise: the SmartICE Journey
Speaker:
 Professor Trevor Bell (Memorial University of Newfoundland)
Date: 
Friday, November 25, from 2:30-3:30pm
Location: Zoom 918 6527 1351


Topic: TBD
Speaker:
Grace Adeniyi-Ogunyankin (Queens University)
Date: 
Friday, January 27, from 2:30-3:30pm


Topic: TBD
Speakers:
Tammara Soma (Simon Fraser University)
Date: 
Friday, February 10 from 2:30-3:30pm


Topic: Field Work Safety Workshop
Speakers:
 Erika Hill, Laboratory Supervisor (Western University)
Date: 
Friday, March 17, from 2:30-3:30pm


Topic: Geography 4900 Thesis Presentations
Speakers:
 TBD, Hosted by Professor Carol Hunsberger (Western University)
Date: 
Friday, March 31, from 2:30-3:30pm