Geography & Planning

Departmental Life: Events

Delaware Valley Geographical Association Fall and Spring Dinner Meetings
The DVGA includes persons interested in geography from 12-15 institutions of higher learning in the region as well as planning agencies, some K-12 schools, atlas companies and other organizations. The loosely defined Delaware Valley stretches from Kutztown and East Stroudsburg to Glassboro, NJ and from York, PA to Temple, University of Delaware, Rutgers Camden and beyond. To be placed on a mailing list and to learn the specifics of the fall meeting, visit the DVGA website.

Middle States Division, Association of American Geographers
The Fall 2013 Annual Meeting was hosted by Buffalo State.  The 2014 Annual Meeting will be hosted by York College of Pennsylvania in York, PA on October 24-25, 2014. More information about the meeting will be available in early spring 2014.

Pennsylvania Planning Association (PPA) Annual Meeting
For up-to-date information on the PPA annual meeting, news and events, visit the PPA website here.

Association of American Geographers (AAGs) Annual Meeting
Professional conference for geographers. The annual meeting will be held in Tampa, Florida on April 8-12, 2014. You will be joined by fellow geographers, GIS specialists, environmental scientists, and other leaders for the latest in research and applications in geography, sustainability, and GIScience. For more information, please visit the AAG web site.

Outdoor excursion

Travel Adventure Series: 2013-2014
The series of six presentations run from September 2013 through March 2014.  The presentations bring unique views of the world to West Chester. Admission is free to WCU students with ID, and $10.00 for others. Optional pre-program theme dinners are available for additional cost and with advanced registration.   For more information, please contact Heather Burke at 610-430-4150.