April 1, 2018

Register for Classes

Welcome back from the break! Hopefully you made the time to recharge your batteries so that you can close the semester on a high note. Also, the schedule of courses for the summer and spring semesters have been published, and there are many great offerings:

Summer Semester

·        GEO 100 – Human Geography

·        GEO 101 – Physical Geography

·        GEO 110 – Basic GIS

·        GEO 112 – Smartphone GPS

·        GEO 203 – Economic Geography

·        GEO 230 – Intro to Meteorology

·        GEO 305 – Geography of U.S. & Canada

·        GEO 317 – World Regional Geography

·        GEO 350 – Severe Storms and Natural Hazards

·        GEO 404/504 – Geography of Europe

·        GEO 408/508 – Geography of Latin America

Fall Semester

·        GEO 100 – Human Geography

·        GEO 101 – Physical Geography

·        GEO 110 – Basic GIS

·        GEO 206 – Geography of West Virginia

·        GEO 230 – Intro to Meteorology

·        GEO 317 – World Regional Geography

·        GEO 402/502 – Geography of Appalachia

·        GEO 425/525 – Climatology

·        GEO 426/526 – Principles of GIS

·        GEO 430/530 – GIS-Raster Analysis

·        GEO 482/582 – Cartography

·        GEO 615 – Geographic Thoughts/Methods

·        GEO 631 – Applied GIS Projects

Consider registering for classes as soon as you get the chance!

Job Opportunities

Four internships in West Virginia:

(2) would be working on digitizing/drawing approved limits of disturbance for construction projects

(1) would be working on digiting/drawing approved limits of disturbance for oil and gas construction projects

(1) would be working on digitizing/drawing MS4 (municipalities) boundary’s

For those interested, contact:

Fini Bya

Env. Resource Specialist II

WVDEP

Phone: 304-926-0499 ext. 1644

Email: Fini.B.Bya@wv.gov

 

Geoscience Policy Internship,American Geosciences Institute, Washington, DC

GIS Analyst, Talon, Allentown, PA

GIS Analyst I, EQT Corporation, Pittsburgh, PA

GIS Analyst, The Footbridge Company, Allentown, PA

Entry GIS Technician, Astyra, Richmond, VA

Entry level GIS, McCormick Taylor, Charlotte, NC

Should you have any questions about any of these opportunities, do not hesitate to get in contact.

Sincerely,

The Geography Department​