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Geography invites critical and creative thinking about our impact on the Earth, the equal distribution of resources, and sustainable living across the globe. Our programs cover social, cultural, economic, and natural science topics including landscape analysis, water resources, fire management, landscape ecology and biogeography, ecological restoration, climatology, and climate change.

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APCG 2017 in Chico!

Sustainable Communities

The Geography & Planning Department will be hosting the Association of Pacific Coast Geographers' Annual Meeting in the fall of 2017. More...


California Geographical Society Conference

Grossmont College will be hosting the California Geographical Society Conference in El Cajon this spring, from April 28-30, 2017. Students have a chance to win awards and competitions if they attend.


Post-Graduation Internship

Graduated or graduating soon? CivicSpark is looking for graduate interns throughout California. Find out more here!

California Planning Foundation Scholarships

The 2017 application for the California Planning Foundation Scholarship Program is now available, with over 10 scholarships to apply for. Find out more here!