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Hunter Geography welcomes Professor Cheng Fu for 2016/2017 academic year

Professor Cheng Fu will join the faculty of the Department of Geography beginning with the fall 2016 semester. His research interests include data mining on spatial Big Data and modeling human dynamics in urban settings. He also has rich project experience in Web GIS. This fall Professor Fu will teach an online section of GTECH 70900, Advanced GIS, and a special topics course in Web GIS. Read more.

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Congratulations Hunter Geography Master's degree candidate Maxwell Siegel (MA 2016), winner of the 2016 Shuster Award for Outstanding Master's Thesis for his thesis entitled, "Quantifying Transit Access in New York City: Formulating an Accessibility Index for Analyzing Spatial and Social Patterns of Public Transportation."

Presentation Summary


On Thursday, April 21, Geographer of the United States Lee Schwartz met with Hunter students to discuss current geographical issues, and potential career paths for Geography students. Photos and presentations slides can be viewed here.


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Congratulations 2016 Award Winners

  • Dr. Jack Eichenbaum, Anastasia Van Burkalow Award for Distinguished Serive
  • Priyanka Verma, Miriam and Saul Cohen Undergraduate Prize for Geographic Excellence
  • Eric Svenson, Mirian and Saul Cohen Graduate Prize for Geographic Excellence
  • Julia Marrs, Society of Woman Geographers Graduate Fellowship Award
  • Fanny Chan, Garrett Hauschild, Priyanka Verma, Gamma Theta Upsilon Inductees
More highlights from the 2016 Annual Dinner and Awards Presentation

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