Office Hours

 

Interests

environmental history

sports

food

Latin America

southern South America

 

David Aagesen

Associate Professor of

Geography

Bailey 233
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454
585-245-6191
aagesen@geneseo.edu

David L Aagesen has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 1998.

Faculty Information

Education

  • B.A., University of California at Berkeley
  • M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota; 1999
Spring 2015 Classes

GEOG 102:
S/Human Geography

    A study of the geographic distribution and interrelationships of human activities over the face of the earth, particularly the variation in cultural and social phenomena and their related imprint on t
    he geographic landscape. Such factors as language, religion, settlements, population, and economic activities are studied as they are distributed and interrelated in earth space. Offered every year
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GEOG 348:
Sport Geography

    This course examines amateur and professional sports from a geographic perspective. It surveys the ways in which historical, cultural, political, economic, demographic and environmental factors have
    contributed to the origin and diffusion of sports. Analysis will be conducted at different spatial scales; local, regional, national and international. Topics include locational strategies and migration patterns of sports clubs and franchises, spatial analysis of sports arenas and stadiums, economic and environmental impacts of sports, and factors influencing the transition of folk games to modern competitive sports. Prerequisites: GEOG 102 or GEOG 123 or permission of the instructor. Offered not on a regular basis
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GEOG 397:
Teaching Practicum inGeography

    This course offers practical teaching experience in undergraduate Geography, as practicum students work closely with a supervising professor for a specified course in Geography. Responsibilities may
    include assisting in preparation and presentation of lectures and labs, holding office hours and review sessions with students, helping to prepare exams and assignments, and providing evaluative feedback to students. Prerequisites: Junior or senior standing, or permission of instructor. Restricted to Geography majors. Offered by individual arrangement
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