Gamma Theta Upsilon (GTU) is an international honor
society in geography. Gamma Theta Upsilon was founded
in 1928 and became a national organization in 1931.
Members of GTU have met academic requirements and
share a background and interest in geography. GTU
chapter activities support geography knowledge and

GTU's Goals are:

  1. To further professional interest in Geography by affording a common organization for those interested in the field.

  1. To strengthen student and professional training through academic
    experiences in addition to those of the classroom and laboratory.
  2. To advance the status of Geography as a cultural and practical discipline
    for study and investigation.
  3. To encourage student research of high quality, and to promote an outlet
    for publication.
  4. To create and administer funds for furthering graduate study and/or
    research in the field of Geography.



For more information about this GTU web page contact GTU National webmasters:


Lawrence R. Handley:

Last updated on February 27, 2010 by Nathan Handley, Versatile Advantage Inc.
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