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