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Can we Save the Albatross? Longline Fishing and the Problem of Bycatch by Dr. Robin Doughty

Wednesday, November 30, 2011 • 4:00 PM

GRG 102

Conservation in the Southern Ocean

Albatross snagged by longline

Land Cover Change in Latin America during the 21st Century: Patterns, Drivers and Ecological Consequences by Dr. Ricardo Grau

Friday, November 18, 2011 • 4:00 PM

GRG 102

Globalization's Effects on the Earth's Surface

Remnant tree on Volcan Cacao

SWAAG's Annual Meeting in Austin, Texas

Saturday, November 12, 2011 • 8:00 AM

Etter-Harbin Alumni Center

The Southwestern Division of the Association of American Geographers (SWAAG) meets 10-12 November in the Etter-Harbin Alumni Center

Flower and the University of Texas Tower

"Presas" of the Orbigo: The History, Ecology and Culture of Irrigation in Northwestern Spain by Dr. David Guillet

Friday, November 4, 2011 • 4:00 PM

GRG 102

The Rio Orbigo Irrigation Project

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Past Landscapes during Settlement, Urbanisation and the Development of Kingdoms in the Sahel and Horn of Africa by Dr. Paul Adderley

Friday, October 21, 2011 • 4:00 PM

GRG 102

Environmental and social change in northern Africa

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Veselka Field Research Grant Winners Present

Friday, September 30, 2011 • 4:00 PM

GRG 102

Graduate students explain their summer research

Robert E. Veselka


Transatlantic Visions and Regional Designs: Cartography in the Making of an Independent Colombian Republic, 1799-1827 by Dr. Lina Del Castillo

Friday, September 23, 2011 • 4:00 PM

GRG 102

Cartographic knowledge and the influence of place:

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Factors Determining HIV Prevention among College Students in Kolkata, India by Dr. Sohini Dutt

Friday, September 16, 2011 • 4:00 PM

GRG 102

Identifying factors affecting college-going female students

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Governing Climate Change: Perspective on and from Latin America by Dr. Diana Liverman

Thursday, September 8, 2011 • 3:00 PM

SRH, Benson Library Conference Room

Governance of carbon offsets and climate adaptation


Urban and Social Impacts of the the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics in Brazil

Thursday, May 19, 2011 • 12:00 PM

GRG 408

Chris Gaffney, Brown Bag Lecture


Multilayered Regionalization in Northern Europe by Dr. Paul Adams

Friday, April 29, 2011 • 4:00 PM

GRG 102

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The role of geography in countering opium production in Southeast Asia

Thursday, April 28, 2011 • 5:00 PM

GRG 312


¿Tacos or Tacos? in Cine Las Americas Flim Festival

Friday, April 22, 2011 • 8:00 PM

Mexican American Cultural Center - 600 River Street Austin, TX 78701



Fulbright Colloquium: Environmental Issues

Wednesday, April 20, 2011 • 2:30 PM

The Texas Governor's Room, UNB 3.116



Development and the Dark Future of Brazil’s Rivers

Wednesday, April 20, 2011 • 12:00 PM

Sid Richardson Hall (SRH) Room 1.313 (LLILAS Hackett Room)

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Urban Farming and Raising Chickens

Thursday, March 10, 2011 • 5:00 PM

GRG 312

Michelle Hernandez and Ila Falvey



Urban Food Truck Tour: Robert Lemon

Friday, March 4, 2011 • 6:00 PM

South and East Austin

Explore Austin's Food Geography: Eat Tacos and other morsels in East and South Austin

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¿Tacos or Tacos?screening at LBJ

Wednesday, March 2, 2011 • 5:30 PM

Bass Lecture Hall


Graduate Student Research: The Veselka Fellowship Winners

Friday, February 25, 2011 • 4:00 PM

GRG 102

Robert Veselka

From Natural Events to Social Disasters in the Circum-Caribbean

Friday, February 25, 2011

Santa Rita Room, Texas Union 3.502

LLILAS presents the 2011 Lozano Long Conference (23-25 February)

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Channel pattern variability and morphodynamics of the Upper Amazon System

Tuesday, February 22, 2011 • 4:00 PM

Burdine 112

Dr. Jorge Abad, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering the University of Pittsburg, will be giving a seminar on the morphodynamics of the Amazon River

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Virtual Biogeography: Using Simulated Data as a Species Modeling Tool by Dr. Jennifer Miller

Friday, February 18, 2011 • 4:00 PM

GRG 102

How species distributions change

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Struggles for Territory, Neoliberal Appropriations, and the Passion for the Possible by Dr. Charles Hale

Friday, February 11, 2011 • 4:00 PM

GRG 102

Mapping and territorial rights of indigenous people

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The Ancient Maya and their Forest: A Co-Creative Landscape by Dr. Anabel Ford

Friday, February 4, 2011 • 4:00 PM

GRG 102

Rethinking Collapse

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