GEOG 430
Human Use of the Environment

Week 6 Assignments


This week featured a dramatic commodity chain that showed us how complex the journey of a simple T-Shirt can be. Hopefully, you were able to recognize the relevance of key concepts from past weeks along this commodity chain: moments where those involved in making the T-Shirt encountered resource scarcity, or competing ideas of nature, or agricultural technology.


  • Take Weekly Quiz by Tuesday at 11:59 pm Eastern Time.
  • Submit your 2nd Current Event Essay by Thursday at 11:59 pm Eastern Time.
  • Work on your Final Essay Component: Bibliography (it's due Tuesday of Week 7).

All assignments will be submitted in Canvas, check the calendar in Canvas for specific due dates.

Well done! Now on to Week 7!