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Stand Alone Geographers Affinity Group

To provide a forum for discussion and sharing of resources for geographers who work alone or in small programs or departments at their respective institutions and to increase their visibility in the discipline and in the Association of American Geographers.

Regular: $1
Helen Ruth Aspaas
Virginia Commonwealth University
923 West Franklin Street P.O. Box 842028
Richmond VA 23284-2028
Tel: 804-828-8086
Fax: 804-827-1275

Thomas F. Howard
Armstrong Atlantic State University
11935 Abercorn St.
Savannah GA 31419-1997
Tel: 912-344-2763
Fax: 912-344-3451

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For those SAGE members who will be attending the 2011 AAG meeting in Seattle, please note that we will have a Stand Alone Geographers Affinity Group Business Meeting during the conference. Place and time will be released with the rest of the conference schedule. Please plan to attend as we need your valuable input. If you are not able to attend the annual meeting, then SAGE co-chairs Helen Ruth Aspaas and Tom Howard would appreciate your input by email. Helen Ruth's email is and Tom's email is AAG is highly supportive of SAGE and recognizes the value of those of us who are Stand Alone Geographers on our respective campuses. Currently there are 150 official SAGE members. You may also contact the AAG's SAGE liasion Jim Ketchum ( with comments or questions.