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Blunderful Map

A UR Campus Map with 5 Blunders:

Answer Key:

Deleted Crenshaw Field
Misspelled “Boatwright”
Deleted Ryland Circle
Deleted Robins Hall
Move Lora Robins Court to Robins Hall location

Final Map of NY COPD Cases

This is a photo of my final draft for our first map project. It shows the standard deviation of number of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (C.O.P.D.) cases in New York.

Project Progress #1

This weekend, I decided to change my project idea. I still plan to create a map of health data, but now am working to make a map that shows the number of COPD cases in New York by county. I have included a photo of my progress so far. 

Project Proposal #1

For my project, I plan to create a map showing the number of female cardiovascular disease deaths per 100,000 population in the United States. Over the past year, I have learned a lot about the large impact of heart disease, especially in the US. While…

Motro Article Reflection

The Motro article, “Lessons from the Swiss Cheese Map,” made me consider the role that maps and their design can play in the peace process between two countries. We spoke in class about how maps can be used to manipulate the way that certain territ…


Hello! My name is Haleigh Bass and I am a junior majoring in Healthcare Studies. GEOG 280 is the first geography course that I have ever taken. Initially, I was signed up for GEOG 260, but decided to switch after I found out about the introduction of t…