has a long, proud history at Valparaiso University. Following
the arrival of Alfred Meyer in the 1920s and the organization
of the Department in 1931, a high-quality faculty has produced
an impressive lineage of students, many of whom went on to
earn Ph.D.s and serve in important roles in the field. Learn
more about the origins and history of Geography at Valpraiso
University in this online exhibit.
Legacy of Geography at VU
Teaching and Quality Students
Significant Events and Notable Visitors
New Home of Geography and Meteorology
By Jon T.
Kilpinen, Ronald A. Janke, and Michael Longan, Department
of Geography and Meteorology, Valparaiso University, Valparaiso,
IN 46383. From a poster presented at the 2004 Annual Meeting
of the Association of American Geographers in Philadelphia,