On September 14th & 15th 2019 graduate students took part in orientation field camp which included exploring areas of study in both physical and human geography.
2019 Incoming Graduate Students
Graduate field camp begins with Professor Trish Ballamingie welcoming students to Just Food Farm to discuss food security and sustainable food systems in Ottawa.
Graduate students begin to get to know one another while taking a hike through Mer Bleue bog in Ottawa.
Graduate supervisor, Professor Elyn Humphreys, introduces graduate students to her research site as part of the graduate field camp
Elyn Humphreys studies biometeorology in Geography & Environmental Studies at Carleton University. Photo taken at Mer Bleue, research site.
Graduate field camp is largely an opportunity through candid conversation for students to get to know their program requirements and fellow students studying in the graduate programs.