Department of Geography and Regional Planning

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Ghosh and Masilela Publish Chapter on “Growth and Smart Living: The Case of the Atlanta Beltline”

Sudeshna Ghosh and Calvin Masilela, professors in the Department of Geography and Regional Planning,  published a book chapter, “Growth and Smart Living: The Case of the Atlanta Beltline.”

Geography and Regional Planning Students Process Drone-Acquired Data into Deliverables for Indiana County

Students in John Benhart’s Unmanned Aerial Systems for Geospatial Data Acquisition class spent part of the spring 2020 semester processing drone-acquired data to support economic development planning by the Indiana County Office of Planning and Development. 

Geography and Regional Planning Students Develop 3-D Model of IUP Campus

Students in John Benhart’s Technical Issues in Geographic Information Systems class spent the spring 2020 semester building a spatially accurate, three-dimensional base map of the IUP campus.

Geography and Regional Planning Graduate Receives Scholarship to Northeastern University Graduate School

Senior regional planning major Ahrehon Thompson recently learned that she has been awarded a full graduate assistantship to enroll in the master’s of urban planning and policy program at Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts, beginning in fall 2020.

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