June 29, 2015
In pre-computer times, engineers, environmental planners and scientists alike relied heavily on detailed topographic maps to plan projects. The elevation and land cover information of a topographi
June 24, 2015
The Navajo Nation is continuing to map its own future, and ASU is playing a key support role.
June 11, 2015
Professor Janet Franklin has received two high honors this spring.
June 10, 2015
B. L. Turner II arrived at ASU in 2008 as a well-recognized leader in sustainability science.
June 9, 2015
The journal Geographical Analysis was founded in 1969 with a goal of presentin
June 2, 2015
Davis, California, has gone to great lengths to avoid sprawl.
May 18, 2015
Dr Lauren Allsopp, an ASU faculty associate with both the School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning and the School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies, has been selected as
May 14, 2015
As she receives her master’s degree in urban and environmental planning this semester, Stephanie Watney has not only been a top graduate student but has made professional-level contributions to sev
May 11, 2015
Growing up in Glendale, Jaylee Conlin always loved hearing about extreme weather in places other than Arizona.
Blake Saltman, winner of this year’s Ray Henkel Award, is g
May 8, 2015
Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication and S
May 7, 2015
Nepal is one of the world’s most earthquake-prone countries.
May 6, 2015
Geography professor Wei Li has focused her career on promoting cultural understanding, especially between new immigrant groups and native-born residents, in the United States, Canada, and in locati
May 1, 2015
Pai Hui Yu, a student in this year’s MAS-GIS program, has been selected as one of two winners of the Masters Scholarship Award given each year by the Cartography and Geographic Information Society
April 9, 2015
Each year, the ASU Faculty Women’s Association invites ASU faculty, staff and students to nominate faculty members who have been outstanding mentors to students or other faculty members, especially
April 1, 2015
As more people move to different regions of the country, it will require planners to use as many tools as they can to develop urban areas that satisfy population demands without over-burdening the
March 25, 2015
Since the 1968 Fair Housing act was passed, have housing opportunities for people of color improved?
March 12, 2015
On March 5, a large snowstorm struck Capracotta, Italy, a village about three hours east of Rome. Italian weather web site
March 5, 2015
Charles S. Sargent, professor emeritus of geography, who researched the evolution of frontiers and the growth of towns and cities, including Phoenix, passed away Feb. 3. He was 78.
January 13, 2015
On February 3, 2013, approximately twenty residents of the Navajo Nation’s Black Mesa Chapter gathered at their chapter house together with community leaders and a small group of ASU faculty and st
January 2, 2015
Casey Allen, who earned his PhD in geography at ASU in 2008, was honored recently by the University of Colorado (Denver) with two awards for his teaching in the Department of Geography and Environm
December 23, 2014
As part of its series discussing what makes cities sustainable, ASU’s Office of Knowledge and Enterprise Development released a report on several transit initiatives at ASU. All the research effor
December 11, 2014
Joseph Keller knows how to manage complex operations and monitor delicate, changing situations.
November 18, 2014
Paul Kent earned a bachelors’ degree in geography in 1988. After a career that’s taken him from what was then a computer solutions startup, Insight, Inc., to roles as a teacher and community leade
November 4, 2014
ASU professor of planning Emily Talen served as a featured speaker at the Festival of Urbanism, a major international urban p
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