13 Nov

Steve Gillotte I Am Geo

I am Geography My little brother still frequently complains, some 30 years later, about the hours-long road trip where my father passed the time by chatting with me about map accuracy, projections, the art of cartography, and techniques cartographers use...
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13 Nov

Katie Cann I Am Geo

I am Geography My ah-ha come-to-geography moment was in middle school when my parents bought me a world map for Christmas. I had just caught the travel bug and was also interested in covering my walls with cool posters. I...
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13 Nov

Mark Safran I Am Geo

I am Geography As long as I can remember, I have loved maps. In the similar way that people are drawn to movies or books as a means to escape, maps offered me a path to mystery and wonder, to...
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28 Aug

Lee Bader I Am Geo

I am Geography I love adventures, exploring, fishing, hunting and pretty much do anything outside. Therefore, I love maps, geography, history and knowledge. I grew up in rural Southeast Missouri or Glennonville to be more precise. For my Human Geographers,...
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20 Aug

Brenda Sandy I Am Geo

I am Geography What really sparked my interest in geography as a young teen was the movie about China at the Disney’s Epcot. It showed all of the wonders of China including the Forbidden City and the Great Wall. From...
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7 Aug

Anthony Quartararo I Am Geo

I am Geography I entered Bloomsburg University in Pennsylvania as a freshman without a declared major. I had cultivated a love of outdoor adventure and exploration growing up but yet still undecided about my future career path options. Prior to...
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24 Jul

Carol Ward I Am Geo

I am Geography I had the fortune to grow up in a military family that traveled to different places all the time. I believe this is what made me fall in love with Geography and want to major in it...
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17 Jul

Alec Murphy I Am Geo

I am Geography I may have been predestined to be a geographer because I grew up with a geography-professor father who loved what he did, exposed me to a wide variety of places thought travel and years abroad, and reveled...
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26 Jan

Eddie Pickle I Am Geo

I am Geography I Am Geography because it connects me to almost everything! Geography gives me the freedom to work on a limitless range of technologies and phenomena that help solve problems and help society. Geography is a field that...
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