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Alumni Adventures: Dr. Yang Yang

Dr. Yang Yang, Associate Professor at Temple University

When did you attend UF? What degrees/certificates did you earn the
the Department of Geography?
I came to the PhD program in 2009 and finished in 2013

What is your greatest memory from your time as a GeoGator?
Every time I traveled to AAG and SEDAAG annual conference :), especially the experience to take turns to drive the VAN.

How do you use what you learned in the Geography Department in your life?
I appreciate the cultural difference from people from diverse backgrounds.

Do you have a message to share with current/prospective students?
Geography ROCKS!!!!

Find out more about Yang’s work at Temple University and the ArcGIS COVID19tourism index.

If you would like to tell the world about your GeoGator Alumni Adventure, please send an email to Mike Ryan Simonovich.