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Raising Economies in Rising Temperatures
Posted: Friday, July 31 2009
July 31, 2009 Written by Ken Kingery MOSCOW, IDAHO – Scientists at the University of Idaho are preparing for the future by exploring how communities in the far north are coping with the effects climate change is having on their local economies. Harley Johansen, professor and head of the geography department at the University of Idaho, recently secured a two year, $174,000 grant from the Nati...
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Geography | Harley Johansen | Research | News Release
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Dissertation Defense: Brian Harshburger
Wednesday, December 9 2009 at 1:00 PM
Brian Harshburger, doctoral candidate in geography, will defend his dissertation on Wednesday, Dec. 9, at 1 p.m., in McClure Hall Room 207. The title of his dissertation is "Approaches for Operational Forecasting of Short-to-Medium Range Streamflow for Snowmelt Dominated Basins."
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Science | Geography | Geography | Geography
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Geography Department to host Association of Pacific Coast Geographers
Posted: Tuesday, August 3 2010
Over 200 geographers from Arizona, California, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, and Nevada will meet at the Coeur d'Alene Resort September 15-18 for the annual meeting of the Association of Pacific Coast Geographers. The conference, organized and hosted by the University of Idaho Department of Geography, will begin with field trips to the Palouse, the Silver Valley, the Coeur d'Alene-Sandpoint corridor...
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Geography ranked among top 20 PhD programs in U.S.
Posted: Friday, October 1 2010
Contact johansen@uidaho.edu for more info. Also see stories posted by U. Colorado, U Oregon, Boston U, UC Santa Barbara, and other top ranked university geography departments, along with Chronical of Higher Ed. and NRC rankings sent out this week. HJ
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Report: Plants Follow Water Downhill, Not Just Higher Temperatures Uphill
Posted: Thursday, January 20 2011
Written by Bill Loftus   MOSCOW – Climate change may allow plants to expand downhill as precipitation increases in addition to expanding uphill as temperatures rise, a University of Idaho geographer says. John Abatzoglou, an assistant professor of geography at Moscow, is among co-authors of a report in the current issue of Science magazine that shows plants in California’...
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Science | Geography | Geography | Research | News Release | Geography | Idaho at Glance | John Abatzoglou | Register Features | University of Idaho
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Job, Internship & Grad School Fair - Corporate/For-Profit Industry Focus
Wednesday, October 5 2011 at 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
This recruitment fair will offer Idaho students and alumni the opportunity to connect with employers in for-profit industries on Oct. 5 from 1 p.m to 5 p.m. Employers will hire for full-time, internship and summer positions. This event is free to job seekers. Employers interested in recruiting must register in advance. Registration and additional information can be found at www.uidaho.edu/careerce...
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Physics | Geography | Statistical Science | Biological Sciences | Chemistry | Geological Sciences | Mathematics | Career Center | Student Affairs
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Honoring Excellence: University of Idaho Honors Faculty, Establishes University Distinguished Professor Rank
Posted: Tuesday, April 19 2011
MOSCOW, Idaho – The University of Idaho honored three longtime faculty members with the newly established rank of University Distinguished Professor during the institution’s annual Excellence Awards Monday, April 18, at the Moscow campus. Dan Bukvich, professor of music; Mike Scott, professor of fish and wildlife; and Jean’ne Shreeve, professor of chemistry, were selected as the inaugural recipie...
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Science | Geography | Chemistry | News Release | Office of the President | Duane Nellis
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College of Science Student Research Expo
Friday, October 28 2011 at 2:30 PM to 5:00 PM
The College of Science proudly announces the seventh annual Student Research Expo. More than 40 undergraduate and graduate students will present posters on their research projects from 2:30 to 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 28, in the Teaching and Learning Center lounge area on the 100 level. All are welcome to attend and learn more about student research in the college.
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Interdisciplinary Climate Change Seminar
Monday, January 30 2012 at 3:30 PM
Bastiaan Louman, climate change research leader, Tropical Agriculture Research and Higher Education Center (CATIE), Turrialba, Costa Rica, will present "Central American’s Vulnerability to Climate Change: Social Construction or “Scientific Truth”? on Jan. 30 at 3:30 p.m. in TLC 31.
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Natural Resources | Geography | Colloquium
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