Lecture Archives

The Department of Geography Lecture Series features a variety of local, national and international speakers from across the full spectrum of the discipline. Lectures are Thursdays from noon-1pm in Saunders 443B, unless noted otherwise. All are welcome to attend.

For more information about the series please contact Qi Chen.

Fall 2012

Sept 6

'New Latitude Wines': Conceptualising the development of the Thai Wine industry

Glenn Banks

Associate Professor, Development Studies Programme, Massey University, New Zealand

Sep 13

The Weather on Mars

Kevin Hamilton

Professor, Department of Meteorology and International Pacific Research Center, UH Manoa

Sept 20

Militarization, Resistance and Transcending Hegemony in the Pacific

Sasha Davis

Assistant Professor, Geography, University of Hawaii at Hilo

Sept 28 (4:00pm)

Book Launch - Border Walls: Security and the War on Terror in the United States, India, and Israel

Reece Jones

Associate Professor, Geography, University of Hawaii at Manoa

Oct 11

Effects of Pixel Deformation and Mis-registration on Cross-calibration of Vegetation Index Data Records

Tomoaki Miura

Associate Professor, NREM, UH Manoa

Nov 1

Death By 1000 Cuts: Decentralization and Road Construction at Sumatra's Kerinci Seblat National Park

Keith Bettinger

Ph.D. student, Geography, UH Manoa

Nov 8

Tourism, entrepreneurialism and the rural-urban interface in post-socialist Vietnam.

Jamie Gillen

Assistant Professor, Geography, National University of Singapore

Nov 15

The Digital Age Reinvents Spatial Technology

Craig Clouet

HIGICC (Hawaii Geographic Information Coordinating Council) President