Geography and Environmental Studies

Geography and Environmental Studies

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The Department of Geography and Environmental Studies has three programs of study leading to an undergraduate degree in Geography, Geomatics and Environmental Studies. Students can obtain a B.A. or a BSc. General, Honours, or Combined Honours Degree.

Explore careers in Human Geography, Physical Geography, Geomatics, and Environmental Studies.

We also offer a specialization in Globalization and the Environment in the Bachelor of Global and International Studies program. If you are interested in this program please contact bgins@carleton.ca.

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Introduction to Geocaching and the DGES for EMCP Students

Each year, Carleton University, the University of Ottawa, La Cité Collégiale and St. Paul University offer a week-long enriched learning experience to bright and highly motivated high school students in grades 8-11 (Ontario) and Sec. 2-5 (Québec). More than 3,000 students participate in this... More

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Carleton professor leads community-based learning initiative

By Michelle Zilio | Print this article Featured in Carleton Now May 2015  First-year students in the seminar on sustainable environments hosted an eco-workshop at Churchill Alternative School, a community-based learning initiative. (Photo provided by Paul Williams) Carleton geography and... More

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FYSM Sustainable Environments

University students in Professor Paul Williams first year seminar class, Sustainable Environments, presented an Eco-Workshop to pupils at Churchill Alternative School last week. The Eco-Workshop involved university students preparing posters and presenting physical demonstrations to Churchill... More

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Jill Rajewicz temperature and salinity of the water in a crack on the Milne Ice Shelf

Congratulations Jill Rajewicz

Stan Paterson Award in Glaciology The Department of Geography and Environmental Studies is proud to congratulate graduate student Jill Rajewicz on receipt of the 2015 Stan Paterson Award in Glaciology awarded by the Canadian Geophysical Union. The Stan Paterson Scholarship in Canadian Glaciology... More

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