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Geography has been described as a bridge between the social sciences and the natural sciences. Geography majors at Parkside examine the relationship between humans and the environment through field work, laboratory analysis, and literature research.
Geographers utilize a variety of tools such as maps, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Global Positioning Systems (GPS), tree increment borers, densitometers, sling psychrometers, hygrometers, anemometers, and aerial photographs.
A major in geography from Parkside prepares students for a variety of careers. Geography is an exciting discipline. Students learn about culture and the environment both in and out of the classroom.
Learn more about the Geography Department at Parkside.