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Department of Geography

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Why study geography?

Because people, places, and environments interact and evolve in a changing world.

Geography integrates information from a variety of sources to study the nature of culture areas, the emergence of physical and human landscapes, and problems of interaction between people and the environment. Mapping and other techniques for gathering and displaying spatial information are integral parts of the field.

Courses for Nonmajors

All geography courses below the 500 level are open to nonmajors, as are several above that level.

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