President’s Message

As my first “official” duty as president of MSDAAG I’d like to extend a well deserved thanks to David Fyfe for hosting a great 2014 meeting in York, PA. Given the success of the past couple of meetings I trust that we can continue this tradition in...
AAG Executive Council Meeting held in Puerto Rico

AAG Executive Council Meeting held in Puerto Rico

To celebrate Puerto Rico officially joining the AAG and the Middle States, the recent AAG Executive Council Meeting was held in San Juan. The representatives of the AAG met with faculty, administrators, and students from the University of Puerto Rico. For more on the...

Dr. Greg Pope, Montclair State, National Councilor

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Greg Pope, Montclair State, will serve as a National Councilor of the AAG, 2015-2017 (announced March 2015). Greg is an Associate Professor, Department of Earth & Environmental Studies, Montclair State University, where he has...

Sudden Passing of Dr. Florence Margai

We are very saddened to learn of the sudden passing of Dr. Florence Margai, SUNY, Binghamton and National Councilor of the AAG (January 8, 2015). Florence was Professor of Geography, and Associate Dean of Graduate Studies, Student Success and Faculty Development:...

Results of the 2014 election

We would like to thank all the candidates who stood for election and to everyone who voted. The winning candidates are: President – Mark Blumler, SUNY Binghamton, NY. Vice President – Grant Saff, Hofstra University, NY. Secretary – Joan Welch, West Chester University,...

2014 Election Slate and Bio’s

ELECTION SLATE 2014: BIOS OF CANDIDATES AND THE LINK TO VOTE: Please read the following bios for the candidates and then go to this link to vote. Voting is open from now until 5pm EST on December 15th – winners will be announced on the MSDAAG webpage and candidates...

Congratulations to our student prize winners at the annual meeting!

Student Paper Competition Graduate division: Ist prize, Adrienne Tucker (Penn State) “Eastern Pacific Ship Tracks in Relation to Sea Surface Temperature Variations” 2nd prize, Erin Goodnough (Penn State) “A Proposed Open Source Architecture for Collecting and...

Congratulations to Montclair!

GeoBowl Team competition Final Round, Montclair (aka East Side Red Rocks) beat Penn/ Ship 80-70. Our GEOBOWL Team 2015: Kate Berdan (Geneseo), Jase Bernhardt (Penn State), Mike Calvelli (Montclair), Joe Chappelle (Geneseo), Chris Harding (Kutztown), Ashley Persaud...