2017 Geography Graduation Ceremony and Awards

May 19, 2017

Many thanks to everyone who came to our final seminar of the year to celebrate our four amazing  Senior Honors Thesis Writers! Congratulations and kudos to Jack Cordes, Martha Isaacs, Tony Liu, and Julianna Ritter for your hard work, thoughtfulness, … Continued

Dr. Gökarıksel will receive the Chapman Family Teaching Award

January 23, 2017

Dr. Gökarıksel will receive the Chapman Family Teaching Award – http://www.unc.edu/campus-updates/twenty-four-earn-2017-university-teaching-awards-carolina/. Dr. Gökarıksel will be recognized during halftime of the men’s basketball game against Pittsburgh on Jan. 31.

Geography graduate student Angus Lyall has been offered the Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowship and the NSF Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement (DDRI)

January 6, 2017

Geography graduate student Angus Lyall has been offered the Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowship and the National Science Foundation (NSF) Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement (DDRI). Angus’ dissertation project explores the contentious negotiations between indigenous groups and the Ecuadorian state … Continued

Gökarıksel received Chapman Family Teaching Award

December 14, 2016

Banu Gökarıksel received a very well-deserved Chapman Family Teaching Award! Only three or four of these are awarded each year. The awards honor distinguished teaching of undergraduate students.  More about the Chapman: http://provost.unc.edu/teaching-awards/chapman/