The South Dakota State Geography Convention is the longest running student organized and sponsored annual meeting in the United States. Approximately ten eminent academic and applied geographers from around the region, the country, and Canada are invited to make presentations at the conference each spring. The Convention also features social activities, a Gamma Theta Upsilon initiation, and an awards banquet. Field trips are provided on occasion.

The 47th Annual South Dakota State Geography Convention will be held Thursday March 17 through Friday March 18, 2016. Events begin at 9:00 AM both days of the Convention. Events will be in the Volstorff Ballroom in the Student Union unless noted.

Thursday March 17, 2016

9:00 am Convention Welcome

Friday March 18, 2016

9:00 am Convention Welcome
5:00pm Alumni Social in the Great Hall of the McCrory Gardens Visitor Center
6:00pm Annual Awards Banquet in the Great Hall of the McCrory Gardens Visitor Center
Tickets: $20 for Students, $25 for Faculty and Alumni

Please visit the Geography Club website for more information.