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What can you do with geography? In this video, Google explores how geography is used in the real world, from disaster response to military intelligence and even polar exploration.


Dr. Gregory Veeck Receives National Geographic Society Award

Western Michigan University's Dr. Gregory Veeck was awarded $11,500 by the National Geographic Society Committee for Research and Exploration to support his most recent research project, "An Ecological Economic Multi-Scale Student of China's Grassland Resources." 

Mary Lou Brooks receives the Make a Difference Award

Congratulations to Mary Lou for receiving the Spring 2014 Semiannual Make a Difference Award!