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Geography Convention

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 51st Geography Convention will be held Thursday, March 5th through Friday, March 6th, 2020. The goal of the convention is to gather current students, alumni of the Geography Department, academic and applied geographers from around the region and share knowledge and enthusiasm for geography through professional presentations, discussions, and social activities.

Events will be in the Volstorff Ballroom in the Student Union unless noted. Schedule and speakers to be announced.

Thursday March 5, 2020

9:00 amConvention Welcome

Friday March 6, 2020

9:00 amConvention Welcome
6:00pmAlumni Social
6:30pmAnnual Awards Banquet

Guest Speakers

Coming soon...