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About the Department of Geography and Urban Studies

The Department of Geography and Urban Studies focuses on the four themes of globalization, sustainability, social justice, and geographic methods, combining social science skills with technical training. Our graduates get competitive and meaningful jobs in non-profit, government, and business sectors.

Programs of Study

Undergraduate:

 

Graduate:

 

 

Master’s and Certificate in GIS

We are now accepting applications for the Professional Science Master’s in Geographic Information Systems.

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Learn more about how our students seek to make a difference in the world.

Major and Minor in Environmental Studies

 

Major and Minor in Geography and Urban Studies

 

Graduate and Undergraduate Certificates in GIS

Department of Geography and Urban Studies Research

The four research themes associated with the department include:

gusSustainability

Focus on local quality-of-life and justice issues

gusSocial Justice

Focus on the intersection of place and inequality.

gusGeographic Methods

Focus on new methods in geographical analysis.

gusGlobalization

Focus on the processes that constitute globalization.

Department News and Events

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Spring 2016 Alumni Newsletter

Check out our second Geography & Urban Studies and Environmental Studies Alumni Newsletter! Keep an eye out for upcoming alumni events in Philadelphia. Contact guses@temple.edu with your updates or to get involved with upcoming events.

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Graduate students help design an interactive exhibit for the Franklin Institute

Shortly after Dr. Allison Hayes-Conroy received a National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development Grant, for her work on the body from a geographical perspective, she joined forces with GUS faculty Kevin Henry, Hamil Pearsall and Michele Masucci, and reached across disciplines to faculty in biology and education to pursue a National Research Foundation trainee…
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