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10th Annual Geography Bowl Set for Nov. 4

Published Wednesday, October 13th, 2021

Sponsored by WSC’s Geography Honor Society, Gamma Theta Upsilon, the Geography Bowl is held each year to honor Geography Awareness Week.

The 10th Annual Geography Bowl at Wayne State College is set for at 4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 4, in the Frey Conference Suite of the Kanter Student Center. This event is free and open to the public.

The Geography Bowl features teams of WSC undergraduates answering questions on topics of global consequence. Subjects range from the physical properties of earth to cultural impacts on the environment. Competition can grow fierce during this 90-minute session of humor and enlightenment. The victorious team wins a prize. Spectators are eligible for door prizes.

Sponsored by WSC’s Geography Honor Society, Gamma Theta Upsilon, the Geography Bowl is held each year to honor Geography Awareness Week. This nationally recognized week raises awareness of geography as a discipline and part of daily life. Nov. 15-21 marks this year’s Geography Awareness Week.

For more information, contact Dr. Lesli Rawlings, professor of geography, at lerawli1@wsc.edu.