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Outreach and Educational Resources

Despite rapidly evolving and expanding employment opportunities, many students are unfamiliar with the numerous career paths for which a degree in geography can prepare them. This section includes electronic and print-ready resources suitable for a range of uses, both within and beyond the classroom, including:

AAG Careers Publications - Links to publications about careers and professional development, including books, journal articles, and archived items from the AAG Newsletter.

Careers Multimedia Resources - Concise, accessible videos on geography careers and geographers' contributions to enhancing society and the environment.

Handouts and Brochures - Tip sheets, posters, brochures, and handouts for classroom use and outreach activities.

Profiles of Professional Geographers Slideshow - An engaging visual overview of our popular series of career profiles.

Geography Awareness Week - Learn more about the annual celebration of all things geography, held during the third week of November each year.

Geography Faculty Development Alliance Summer Workshops - The Early Career Workshop is geared towards graduate students and faculty who are just beginning their careers in higher education and the Department Leadership Workshop is well-suited for individuals who may soon assume leadership positions within geography departments.

AAG Careers in Geography Brochure

The AAG Careers in Geography brochure is geared toward recruiting both upper-level high school and undergraduate college students to geography courses, geography majors, and possible careers in geography.

To obtain copies of the Careers in Geography brochure, contact the AAG central office or mail or fax in the order form. Consider a career in geography, and find your place!

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