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Geography and Regional Planning Department News: April 2009

Students Tokosh and Applebaum Receive First and Second Place Awards at 2014 Pennsylvania Geographical Society Conference

IUP Geography and Regional Planning students Joseph Tokosh and Rachel Applebaum were honored for their research at the annual Pennsylvania Geographical Society meeting on November 7.

Posted on 5/15/2015 4:13:39 PM

Bencloski and Benhart Honored at 2014 Pennsylvania Geographical Society Conference

IUP Geography and Regional Planning faculty members Joseph Bencloski and John Benhart were honored for their scholarship and service at the annual Pennsylvania Geographical Society meeting on November 7.

Posted on 5/15/2015 4:14:56 PM

Geography and Regional Planning Students Assist with American Planning Association Conference

IUP Geography and Regional Planning students Jay Carter, Tony Harris, Olivia Holden, Sarah Omler, Kayleen Robison, and Sean Rooney were university student workers during the 2014 Pennsylvania Chapter, American Planning Association Annual Conference.

Posted on 6/8/2015 3:59:06 PM

Masilela Reviews “Building Apartheid” Book

Calvin Masilela’s book review article, “‘Building Apartheid: On Architecture and Order in Imperial Cape Town’ by Nicholas Coetzer, Ashgate Studies in Architecture 2013,” will be published in African Geographical Review.

Posted on 2/4/2014 10:09:47 AM

Geography and Regional Planning Hosts Presentation by Expert On World Urban Land Development

Biplab Kanti Sengupta, professor of architecture and regional planning at the Indian Institute of Technology, Khrangpur, visited the Department of Geography and Regional Planning to present “Land Banks and Land Banking: Prospects and Challenges for the Developing World” on October 23, 2014.

Posted on 10/24/2014 2:36:54 PM

Geography and Regional Planning Students and Faculty Participate in Economic Exchange Day Program

IUP Geography and Regional Planning students and faculty members participated in the Derry/Latrobe Economic Exchange Day program in cooperation with the Derry and Latrobe school districts, the Latrobe Chamber of Commerce, the Westmoreland County Planning Department, and the Smart Growth Partnership of Westmoreland County.

Posted on 4/28/2009 10:45:36 AM

Geography and Regional Planning Students Present at Undergraduate Scholars Forum

Students in IUP’s Geography and Regional Planning programs presented work at the university’s Undergraduate Scholars Conference in the Hadley Union Building on April 7, 2009.

Posted on 4/28/2009 10:29:09 AM

Student Thomas Receives Inaugural Griffith Scholarship Award

Elizabeth Thomas, a 2008 graduate of Northern Cambria High School, was awarded the inaugural Dan and Diane Griffith Scholarship for the 2008–2009 academic year.

Posted on 4/28/2009 9:08:18 AM

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