Below is a list of undergraduate students who received 2022 awards on their graduation ceremony: McNally Award for Excellence in Geography Kate Milner Douglas Eyre Award for Outstanding Leadership to the department, the field of geography and to the community … Continued
Geography professor Diego Riveros-Iregui is one of three inaugural recipients of the Faculty Award for Global Excellence from the Office of the Vice Provost for Global Affairs. Riveros-Iregui is cited for “extraordinary steps to create international field research experiences for … Continued
Professor Erika Wise’s students in GEOG 416 (Applied Climatology) were given an option to present their research projects at the UNC Celebration of Undergraduate Research poster session, and a few accepted this challenge!
Graduate student Annie Elledge’s research with Wilson Libraries is featured in Endeavors. For more information, follow this link. Annie Elledge, graduate student in geography, in the Special Collections Reading Room at Wilson Library (photo by Alyssa LaFaro)
Kriddie Whitmore has received a Student Research Grant from the Society of Wetland Scientists. Her proposal was titled “Carbon Emissions from Small Wetlands in a High-Elevation Tropical System.” This grant will provide funds for her field season in Ecuador this … Continued
Diego Riveros-Iregui has been awarded a 2022-2023 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Award to Ecuador to investigate the coupling of greenhouse gas emissions, hydrologic dynamics, and the ecology of tropical alpine environments of the Northern Andes. The award will allow Riveros-Iregui to … Continued
Please come to a student panel on “Beyond the Classroom: Honors Theses, Independent Studies, and Internships in Geography” 5:15 Wednesday (9 March) in tent in front of Hurston/Carolina Hall
Feminist scholar and activist Margo Okazawa-Rey is coming to UNC on 7-8 March 2022! An expert on intersectionality, militarism, and transnational advocacy, she will give a series of talks supported by Carolina Seminars, the Asian American Center, and the Department … Continued
Prof. Danielle Purifoy will feature in a CBS docu-series–airing tonight (Thurs 2/24/22)–called “Wasteland” about wastwater infrastructure in the US. Way to go Prof. Purifoy!
Dr. Riveros-Iregui featured in UNC Endeavors “Galápagos: A Gateway for Global Research” Galápagos: A Gateway for Global Research | Endeavors (unc.edu)