Sebastián Dueñas Ocampo

ENVS PhD Candidate Sebastián Dueñas Ocampo receives the Excellence in Research Award 2023

April 27, 2023

ENVS PhD Candidate, Sebastian Dueñas Ocampo , has been selected by the ENVS Graduate Committee to receive the Excellence in Research Award 2023. The committee highlighted his past accomplishments as a scholar, his range of interdisciplinary expertise, and his commitment to engaged and relevant scholarship. Congratulations!

Denise Fernandes

ENVS PhD Candidate, Denise Fernandes, awarded Spring 2023 GPTI Teaching Recognition Award

April 27, 2023

ENVS is excited to announce that PhD candidate, Denise Fernandes , has been awarded the Spring 2023 GPTI Teaching Recognition Award! Denise has taught in the writing and rhetoric program for almost the entirety of her tenure at CU Boulder ENVS. Last academic year, in tandem with Assistant Professor, Karen...

Karen Bailey

ENVS Assistant Professor, Karen Bailey, recognized as 2023 Green Faculty by CU Campus Sustainability Awards

April 7, 2023

Assistant Professor, Karen Bailey, was named the Green Faculty member of the 2023 Campus Sustainability Awards. The CU Boulder Campus Sustainability Awards, facilitated by the Environmental Center, have been presented since 1977, highlighting outstanding sustainable actions. Read more here about the other awardees, and the awards ceremony.

Karen Bailey

Assistant Professor Karen Bailey named as an Early Career Fellow to the Ecological Society of America

April 5, 2023

Very excited and proud to announce that Assistant Professor Karen Bailey was named as an Early Career Fellow to the Ecological Society of America for 2023-2027, for advancing the science of ecology and showing promise for continuing contributions. Dr. Bailey's research focuses on the intersection of social justice, conservation, and...

Cassandra Brooks

Assistant Professor Cassandra Brooks recognized for excellence in leadership and service

April 4, 2023

We are so proud to announce that ENVS Assistant Professor, Cassandra Brooks, has been named one of the 2023 recipients of the Boulder Faculty Award for Excellence in Leadership and Service. A huge congratulations to Dr. Brooks for a well-deserved recognition! Check out the full list of recipients here.

CU Boulder Today HxA

Two ENVS professors are co-chairs of new CU Boulder Heterodox Academy Campus Community

Jan. 31, 2023

CU Boulder was recently selected to be part of the new Heterodox Academy (HxA) Campus Community Network. The mission of each HxA Campus Community is to promote the values of open inquiry, viewpoint diversity, and constructive disagreement on their campus. ENVS professors, Matthew Burgess and Peter Newton , are two...

Karen Bailey

ENVS Assistant Professor, Karen Bailey, awarded 2022 Excellence in Ecology accolade

Nov. 10, 2022

We are very excited to announce that Dr. Karen Bailey, Assistant Professor in ENVS, was awarded the Ecological Society of America's (ESA) 2022 Excellence in Ecology (EEE) award for early – mid career scholars! Click here for more information on Dr. Bailey, ESA and the EEE award. Congrats!

Cassandra Brooks

Assistant Professor Cassandra Brooks to be honored in D.C. by Society of Woman Geographers

Sept. 21, 2022

ENVS assistant professor Cassandra Brooks , will travel to Washington D.C. and accept the Edith "Jackie" Ronne Award for Antarctic Research or Exploration through the Society of Woman Geographers on October 14th. This recognition is a well-deserved honor for the research and conservation work Professor Brooks has accomplished in Antarctica...

Karen Bailey

ENVS assistant professor, Karen Bailey, named as one of two Outstanding Postdoc Mentor of the Year awardees

Sept. 16, 2022

Dr. Bailey was hailed in her nomination as 'embodying “what it means to be an equitable and inclusive scholar."' Read for further deatils.

Zephyr Sylvester

ENVS PhD Student Recipient of Prestigious Scholarship to Study Krill in the Southern Ocean

Nov. 16, 2021

ENVS PhD student, Zephyr Sylvester , has been named the 2022-23 recipient of the prestigious CCAMLR Scientific Scholarship Scheme! The $30k award will support Zephyr's research that investigates how climate change mechanisms could affect phytoplankton and zooplankton productivity in the Southern Ocean to potentially drive changes in community composition and...