Published: Dec. 15, 2021

Snake River, Fall foliage, and mountains in the background The 2021 Fall Newsletter has been published and is available for viewing! If you would like to contribute to the next newsletter, please contact Jeff Nicholson. If you are an alumnus, please fill out the Alumni Update form. The newsletter contains department news, alumni updates, and articles by faculty and students. 



  • Jennifer Fluri: Message from the Chair
  • Waleed Abdalati: Climate Change River Trip with Two United States Senators
  • Emily Yeh: American Association of Geographers
  • Ally Fitts: A Student's Journey
  • Katie Tyler: Graduate Student Update
  • Katarena Matos: Graduate Student Update
  • Robert Czerniak: Alumni Update

Recent News

  • ​Jennifer Fluri: Reflections on Gender and Development in Afghanistan 2001-2021
  • Robert Andrus: Extreme heat, dry summers main cause of tree death in Colorado’s subalpine forests
  • Phurwa Gurung: Awarded 2020 Dor Bahadur Bista Prize for Best Graduate Student Paper
  • Donor Support