The North Carolina Geographical Society…

is a professional organization for individuals across private and public entities who work with, teach about, or are simply interested in Geography.


The 2019 annual meeting will be hosted on November 1st by the Department of Geography, Environment, and Sustainability at UNC Greensboro.

Please consider including your work for presentation as a poster or oral presentation at the conference. 


NCGS Membership

Membership in the society provides you with a number of professional and networking opportunities, as well as:

  • exclusive access to the North Carolina Geographer for one year;
  • direct access to the archives of the North Carolina Geographer; and
  • reduced rates for society events and workshops.

If you are not attending the annual meeting in November, you can still become a NCGS member.


NCGS Officer Nominations

The following positions are currently open for nominations  or volunteers for 2019. If you would like to nominate yourself or someone else for a position please do so here (please include 'Nomination' as your subject on the form, including the nominee's name and nominated position in the message). 

Positions open for nominations:

  • President (2 year term)
  • Vice-president (2 year term)
  • Secretary (2 year term)
  • Treasurer (2 year term)
  • Social Media Editor
  • Article reviewer for the NC Geographer