In This Section News Events Events Upcoming events from the Department of Geography, Environment & Society Symposium in Celebration of the Careers of Helga Leitner and Eric Sheppard Celebrating the careers of Helga Leitner and Eric Sheppard! Fall 2022 Newsletter News & Highlights from the Department of Geography, Environment & Society Monumental Denial: U.S. Cultural Memory and White Supremacy Another GES co-sponsored talk. The Politics and Ecology of Food in India - a GES Co-Sponsored Talk The Politics and Ecology of Food in India: History, Geography, Technology, Community. Brown Day 2018 Brown Day 2018 Samatar honored by President's Award Abdi Samatar honored by President's Award UMN Geographer on MPR's Climate Cast Assistant Professor, Dan Griffin, on MPRs Climate Cast Annual AAG Reception The Minnesota AAG Reception this year will be at Apres Lounge in New Orleans' French Quarter.