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    What's it take to put on a world-class sporting event?
    Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016

    Eleven Blugolds spent six days in Chicago working with the 2016 Chicago Marathon as part of a “Geography of the Marathon” class, giving them an appreciation of what is involved in producing a world-class sporting event that involves more than 40,000 athletes, a half of million spectators and a worldwide television broadcast.

  • Dr. Joseph Hupy
    Science publication highlights geographer's research on impact of war on the earth's landscape
    Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016

    Dr. Joseph Hupy’s work in the field of bombturbation is highlighted in Undark Magazine, a new digital science publication funded by the Knight Science Journalism Foundation. The profile tells the story of how, as a college student, Hupy was frustrated by the lack of information about the ways military battles change and shape the landscape and environment. He did his own research, and as a result, the field of bombturbation was born. Hupy now is an associate professor of geography at UW-Eau Claire.

  • Faulkner, co-authors have article published
    Monday, Aug. 22, 2016

    Dr. Douglas Faulkner, professor of geography and anthropology, and several co-authors recently had a research article published.

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    Geography and journalism double major is UW-Eau Claire's 19th Devroy Fellow
    Friday, Aug. 19, 2016

    As part of the Devroy Fellowship, Andee Erickson, a journalism and geography double major, will follow in the footsteps of many Blugold journalism students and have the opportunity to intern at The Washington Post in January.

  • Dr. Harry Jol and student researcher
    UW-Eau Claire students, professor part of team that discovered Holocaust tunnel
    Friday, July 15, 2016

    When Alex Kleinschmidt struck up a conversation with Dr. Harry Jol during a class trip to the climbing wall on the UW-Eau Claire campus, the senior had no idea it would lead to joining a research team that would uncover a secret tunnel 80 Jews dug by hand to escape a Nazi extermination site in Lithuania 70 years ago.

  • Sam Loftsgaarden and friends in Iceland
    Geography exchange program with university in Scotland takes off
    Wednesday, May 25, 2016

    Sam Loftsgaarden’s study abroad program at the University of Aberdeen in Scotland allowed him to explore new cultures and expand his circle of friends to include people from around the world. It also helped him decide on his future career.

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