- The National Council for Geographic Education has awarded Dr. Joseph Stoltman both the Distinguished Mentor Award and the Higher Education Distinguished Teaching Award.
- Congratulations to all of our scholars who who have made significant contributions through scholarly activities, service, research and leadership.
- Ryan Filbin received the 2017 All-University Graduate Teaching Effectiveness Award granted at the Honors Convocation Awards Reception and was recognized for an outstanding poster demonstration of his research at the 11th annual WMU Research and Creative Activities Poster and Performance Day.
- Congratulations to Kayla Snellenberger and Ryan Filbin who represented WMU in the World Geography Bowl competition at the American Association of Geographers annual meeting in Boston on April 7.
- Jacob Watson received the 2016 Council Award for Outstanding Graduate Student Paper award at the East Lakes American Association of Geographers regional meeting.
- Dr. Gregory Veeck, professor, organized this year's 2017 meeting of the Michigan Academy of Science, Arts and Letters.
- Joseph Stoltman attended the international forum on East Sea name.
- Two area seniors win $20,000 scholarships to study geography at WMU.
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- GEOG 3100: Introduction to Tourism
- GEOG 3110: Geography of Michigan
- GEOG 3800 United States and Canada
- GEOG 4080: Tourism Marketing