Geography

How does geography contribute to our call to be stewards of the earth?

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Learn about the world we live in as you explore the relationship between humans and the natural environment. A call to respond and be stewards of creation gives a unique perspective to how cities, industries, religions, and cultures are dispersed over the earth.

Geography is offered as a minor within the Chemistry & Environmental Studies Department.

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Right from the start, Redeemer's intentional integration of faith, supported by interdisciplinary and cross-functional learning, prepares you for the pathways and career goals that are unique to each student.

The addition of a geography minor to your degree means that the extra concentration of skills, experiences and foundational knowledge broadens the scope of what you're already learning as part of your major.

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On Redeemer's campus, the Whaley Teaching Garden, the natural regeneration site, rooftop greenhouse, and fully-equipped science labs allow for students and faculty to safely and professionally study different environmental issues.

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After Redeemer

Alumni of Redeemer’s geography program are making a positive impact in our society and in our communities.

Alumni have gone on to careers as...

  • Statisticians
  • Conservation officers
  • GIS specialists
  • Urban and rural planners
  • Landscapers
  • Environmental consultants

Alumni have done further studies to earn...

  • MA in Landscape Architecture
  • MA in Environmental Design
  • MSc in Land Resource Sciences
  • MA in Environmental Studies
  • MA in Urban Planning

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Geography Stories

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Advancing the Study of Hamilton’s Contaminated Waterways

As part of a year-long water quality study in Hamilton’s Chedoke Creek, student Masozi Palata is using DNA analysis to identify the source of fecal contamination in...

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In Pursuit of a More Sustainable Campus

As the Redeemer community grows, the environmental science program explores sustainable options for future buildings on campus.

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