Yearly Archives: 2018


Human-Environment Research in Western Uganda

Dr. Jeremy Diem, the interim co-coordinator of GGA, spent the last two weeks of May conducting preliminary human-environment research near Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park in western Uganda. The goal of the research, which is supported by a grant from the Geography and Spatial Science program of the National Science […]


Discovery Day and Exploration Expo

On Saturday, March 17, GGA hosted a table at the Atlanta Science Festival’s Discovery Day to teach geography by using the Giant Traveling Map. Hundreds of kids showed up to run around the map (rain or shine!) as we explored the regions of Georgia through virtual field trips and studying […]


Eco Expedition and Rock ‘n Walk

On Saturday, March 10, GGA teamed up with the Department of Geosciences at Georgia State University to identify bugs, birds, plants, rocks and more around Stone Mountain as part of our annual EcoExpedition and Rock ‘n Walk. We explored the area with kids, parents, teachers, citizens, and scientists to identify […]


Joe Feinberg Elected to NCSS Board

Joe Feinberg serves as an Associate Professor at Georgia State University (GSU). Prior to joining the faculty at GSU, he taught high school geography, U.S. history, and economics at Campbell High School in Smyrna where he developed a passion for simulation games and experiential learning. As an active member of […]