From 12–14 August 2016, Baton Rouge and surrounding areas were inundated with as much as 31 inches of rain that eventually made its way into the Amite River and tributaries. Throughout the following week, water […]
Klaus Meyer-Arendt, LSU Geography and Anthropology alumnus, retired from University of West Florida in August. In his honor, the UWF Alumni Association hosted a farewell celebration for the long-time chair of the Department of Earth […]
Professor Fahui Wang along with recent graduate Dr. Peng Jia were awarded the 2015 Healthcare Cost & Utilization Project (HCUP) Outstanding Article of the Year Award. Their article published in Applied Geography evaluated hospital services areas using […]
Every two years a select group of international scholars participates in a traveling seminar in Brazil that focuses on cities and rivers.
State of the Coast is hosted every two years by the Council for the Restoration of Coastal Louisiana and brings together experts from coastal sciences, engineering, social sciences, and the humanities. Coastal specialists from 33 states were among the 1000 plus attendees. Special guest speakers included New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu.
Parrinello’s recent book Fault Lines: Earthquakes and Urbanism in Modern Italy received the 2015 Book Prize awarded by the American Association for Italian Studies.
New Graduate Student Orientation Hosted by The LSU Graduate School Wednesday, August 17, 2016 Noon – 4:00 p.m. LSU Student Union
On the hunt for wild edible plants right in Baton Rouge
Baton Rouge meteorologist talks his daily routine
After graduating in December 2015, Louise, her husband and 1 year old son relocated to South Africa. Louise took a one-year position as a postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Geography and Environmental Sciences at […]