Please join us on November 21, 2017 @ 12:30-1:30pm | Ross N120 for our Travelogue with Elizabeth Perera, MSc student. See our Travelogue Series page for more information regarding future lectures.
Prof. Joseph Mensah (left) and Christopher J. Williams (right) Professor Joseph Mensah co-writes new book "Boomerang Ethics - How Racism Affects Us All" with Christopher J. Williams. Read the YFile article here. Further details regarding the book launch can be found here or on the event page.
Join us on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 @ 2:30PM - 5:00PM | Founders Senior Common Room (305) for the book launch of "Boomerang Ethics - How Racism Affects Us All" by Joseph Mensah and Christopher J. Williams . Summary The fact that racism has adverse effects on Blacks and other minorities is obvious. But […]
This book explores the concepts, premises, advancements, and challenges in quantifying natural forest landscape patterns through mapping techniques. After several decades of development and use, these tools can now be examined for their foundations, intentions, scope, advancements, and limitations. When applied to natural forest landscapes, mapping techniques must address concepts such as stochasticity, heterogeneity, scale […]
The development of Pearson International Airport as a Greater Golden Horseshoe Area (GGHA) transit hub or “Union Station North” is inevitable. Regional suburban growth simply demands greater connectivity among suburban cities and easier access to downtown Toronto.
Geography Professor Emeritus Glen Norcliffe has been awarded a Visiting Fellowship at Fitzwilliam College at the University of Cambridge to work on his next book on post-global geographies of industries.
Professor Jennifer Korosi's paper in Nature Communications: Study finds habitat flooding caused by climate change threatens vulnerable wood bison. Click here for details.
In Torontoist, Professor Patricia Wood writes about the "Reasons to Look Forward to York's New Subway". Photo by Tim Dickens - The Torontoist Flickr Pool
York's Department of Geography is hosting the 2017 Annual General Meeting of the Canadian Association of Geographers. Click here for the conference website.
The Department of Geography Distinguished Lecture Series is pleased to welcome Dr. Rashad Shabazz on Black Music in Minneapolis: Prince and the Geography of the Minneapolis Sound. Wednesday, 29 March 2017 at 5:00 p.m. in the Senate Chamber – N940 Ross Music Poster (PDF)