The Southeast Regional Climate Center (SERCC), one of six regional climate centers across the United States, was established in March 1989 and has been housed at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill since June 2007. The SERCC program … Continued
Details on the program are here: http://curs.unc.edu/2015/04/30/announcing-the-2015-2016-china-urbanization-research-proposal-competition/
Dr. Riveros-Iregui teaches UNC’s Tropical Hydrology Course in the Galapagos Islands during summer, 2015. This course is a collaborative effort of the Department of Geography, the Center for Galapagos Studies, UNC Global, and the University San Francisco-Quito .
Band, L. E., McDonnell, J. J., Duncan, J. M., Barros, A., Bejan, A., Burt, T., Dietrich, W. E., Emanuel, R. E., Hwang, T., Katul, G., Kim, Y., McGlynn, B., Miles, B., Porporato, A., Scaife, C. and Troch, P. A. (2014), … Continued
Kovach, M.M. and C.E. Konrad 2014: Meteorological impacts of inland moving tropical cyclones. Physical Geography, 27, 245-271.
Valdivia, G., Wolford, W., and Lu, F. Border Crossings: New Geographies of Protection and Production in the Galápagos Islands. Annals of the Association of American Geographers 104(3): 686-701.
Geography building renamed Carolina Hall by the UNC Board of Trustees For more information, please visit this site – http://www.unc.edu/spotlight/trustees-adopt-comprehensive-approach-to-curating-and-teaching-campus-history/
Congratulations to Geography PhD students Eloisa Berman-Arévalo, Adam Bledsoe, Priscilla Vaz, and Willie Wright, who have received Chancellor’s Doctoral Scholarship Candidacy Awards during Spring 2015 from the Graduate School’s Initiative for Minority Excellence at UNC. Congratulations also to Geography Phd … Continued
McNally Award: Ellen Currin Douglas Eyre Leadership Award: Omololu Refilwe Babatunde Melinda Meade Research Award: Katherine Batchelor 2015 Honors Theses: Omololu Babatunde: “Black Liberatory Senses of Place: Creating From Abject Otherness”. Katharine Batchelor: “An Analysis of the Religious Rights and … Continued
Carrie Hamilton who received a National Science Foundation (NSF) Research Experience for Undergraduates award this month. The award will support Carrie’s summer research in Ecuador, where she is conducting an independent project, under the supervision of Dr. Valdivia, on “Oil … Continued