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FEES hosts SARS Workshop on Mangrove Forest Monitoring

The University of Guyana’s Faculty of Earth and Environment Sciences (FEES) in collaboration with SERVIR Amazonia, NASA, USAID, Spatial Information Group (SIG), and CIAT hosted an International Course (workshop) from January 20 to January 24, 2020 at the Center for Information Technology (CIT) of the University’s Turkeyen Campus. The training workshop/course was titled “Using Synthetic

FEES Semester II Timetables 2019-2020

Students, you can view the Semester II Timetable at the following link: GENERAL TIMETABLE: FEES SEMESTER II UNDERGRAD TIMETABLE 2020 Draft 6 This includes timetables for the Undergraduate,  Diploma in Valuation, and MSc Urban and Regional Planning programmes.   ENVIRONMENTAL MASTERS STUDENTS TIMETABLE: FEES SEMESTER II MSc.TIMETABLE 2020 Draft 4   Please note the versions of these timetables. ____________________ For any queries

Exciting Opportunity – Study Semester Student Exchange

Students, Are you interested in partaking in a study semester abroad? The Trier University of Applied Sciences at Umwelt-Campus Birkenfeld, Germany, is again inviting students to apply to their exchange programme. FEES students who participated in the exchange programme in the past have shared that it has been a rewarding part of their academic experience.

Geography Awareness Week Activities

Geography Awareness Week is an annual event held in the third week of November. The event focuses on involving more persons in the geographical world; the interconnectivity of humans and the natural environment, to each other, and to the greater world we live in. The University of Guyana Geographical Society used the opportunity to engage

UGGS hosts ‘Guardians of the Earth’ Climate Change Rally

      The University of Guyana Geographical Society partnered with Policy Forum Guyana and UG Female Empowerment Movement in order to sensitise the public on the need for climate action in Guyana. This issue is close to the heart of the Society as it embodies the ideas of sustainable development and as we see

Seminar on Tepui Robotics PhD Project Research

On September 12, 2019, the FEES invited Mateusz Wrazidło to present his PhD thesis work as part of a research group specialised in robotics applied to environmental monitoring. His research topic is “Conservation through Cultivation. TEPUI-SAT: Autonomous environmental monitoring and simulation system for habitat research and cultivation of vulnerable tropical flora species.”   This research is made possible through

FEES Students represent Guyana at International Events

The Faculty of Earth and Environmental Sciences is pleased to announce the remarkable achievements of several of our undergraduate students on the international stage! Ms. Suphane Dash-Alleyne represented Guyana at the inaugural United Nations (UN) Youth Climate Summit in New York on Saturday, September 21, 2019. She was among 7,000 students selected to attend from

2019 OAS – Government of Chile Scholarship and Training Project for CARICOM Countries – Water Quality Monitoring Training at University of Guyana

  The Regional Coordinator of the Global Water Partnership- Caribbean (GWP-C), Ms. Simone Lewis, shared with the University of Guyana (UG) a request for proposals from universities and community colleges in the Caribbean to provide training in one or more of specific areas. In response to this request, a proposal was submitted on behalf of

FEES Annual Report – Academic Year 2018/2019

Click the link below to view the FEES Annual Report for 2018/2019. See what our Faculty has been up to in the past academic year!   Faculty of Earth & Environmental Sciences University of Guyana    

FEES Annual Orientation 2019/2020

The Faculty of Earth & Environmental Sciences (FEES) held its Annual Orientation Exercise on August 29, 2019 in the SEBI Building.  Approximately eighty (80) new students from the Undergraduate and Graduate levels attended the session and listened to a presentation by the Guest Speaker – Dr. Mark Bynoe. Other presentations were made on Plagiarism and