Geography Club

Geography Club is a community of geography enthusiasts whose main focus is to introduce and promote geography awareness on UMW’s campus. The club engages in a variety of activities, from hiking to geography trivia tournaments. It provides an opportunity for students to meet other students and faculty who have a keen interest in geography. Find us on Instagram @umwgeography.

Students from all majors are welcome! 

This Friday, Sept 16: the CPSC department is hosting a guest speaker, who is doing a talk about navigation. It will be held in Farmer Hall room 204 at 3pm. The lecture is titled “Where Are We? From Burning Fires To GPS: Navigation Myths, Technology, and Science”.

This Saturday, Sept 17: we will be doing a local hike to Alum Springs park. We’ll be meeting at 10am in the plaza outside Monroe Hall. Bring water and a snack if you’d like!

Tuesday, Sept 27: there will be a game night in Monroe 319 at 7pm. Bring any game (cards, board games, etc) that you’d like to play!

Friday, Sept 30: join us for outdoor activities on Jeffy Square at 2pm! Feel free to bring any type of outdoor activity materials (soccer ball, football, whiffle ball, badminton, frisbee, etc).

Hope to see you all at some of these events! If you have any questions feel free to reach out to us by replying to this email or direct messaging our Instagram (@umwgeography).

Students on club outing