New & Noteworthy Items launched by the AAG and ESRI

geogdotcomThe American Association of Geographers (AAG) is pleased to announce the launch of in conjunction with the celebration of Geography Awareness Week. The website is a joint venture and collaboration between the AAG and Esri, designed for educational purposes and the promotion of the discipline. is intended as an outreach tool for site visitors to learn more about what geography is, what geography offers, and career opportunities available in the field. The intended audience includes the general public and students (high school and undergraduates), as well as educators, parents, and federal agencies or other organizations seeking information about geography. The website can also be used as a resource to help departments recruit undergraduate students to their programs.