Naomi Hazarika

Naomi Hazarika awarded Wenner-Gren Foundation Dissertation Fieldwork Grant

April 20, 2023

Naomi Hazarika , PhD student in Geography, has received the prestigious Wenner-Gren Foundation Dissertation Grant funded by the Wenner-Gren Foundation. The Foundation funds doctoral or thesis research that advances anthropological knowledge and particularly welcomes proposals that integrate two or more subfields and pioneer new approaches and ideas. This dissertation fieldwork...

Gabriella Subia-Smith

Gabby Subia-Smith Awarded Summer Fellowship

April 20, 2023

Gabby Subia-Smith has been selected to receive the Summer 2023 Fellowship. The Graduate School Summer Fellowship awards graduate students with external funding for research and living expenses during the summer months. Gabby will be using the fellowship to complete her dissertation research on public participation in Colorado's 2021 congressional redistricting...

Xiaoling Chen

Xiaoling Chen Wins the China Geography Specialty Group’s Annual Student Paper Award

April 19, 2023

Xiaoling Chen won the China Geography Specialty Group’s Annual Student Paper Award ($250) at this year’s AAG conference. It is a chapter of a book that will be published by June 2023: Chen, Xiaoling. 2023. The Venue Code: Digital Surveillance, Spatial (Re)organization, and Infrastructural Power during the Covid Pandemic in...

Tyler Roberts

Obituary: Tyler Roberts, PhD 2014, CU Geography

April 19, 2023

We, at CU Geography, are terribly saddened by this immense loss. Tyler was an exemplary student and a caring, bright star of a human being. He was a real community builder while he was at CU. Our collective heart goes out to his family, friends, and loved ones. You will...

David Bachrach

David Bachrach's research featured on YouTube channel of IAIPI

April 18, 2023

David Fernando Bachrach was invited to visit IAIPI (a university in Bandung, Indonesia) and to share his experiences studying and researching abroad. He discussed these topics on the weekly recap youtube channel of IAIPI.

Naomi Hazarika

Naomi Hazarika AAG Council and Speciality Group Awards

April 18, 2023

Naomi Hazarika wins AAG Fellowship Award 2023 Naomi Hazarika , PhD student of Geography, has been awarded the AAG-Urban Geography Speciality Group Graduate Student Fellowship Award 2023. The Fellowship is intended to provide targeted support for original Master's research and for early-stage doctoral dissertation research – while also ensuring award...

Snow leopard

Snow leopards and Tibetan herders: Pursuing harmonious coexistence in China's first national park

April 7, 2023

Gao Yufang​ PhD Candidate, Sociocultural Anthropology & School of the Environment Yale University In Person: GUGG 205 Apr 7, 2023, 3:35 PM - 5:00 PM Or Join Zoom Meeting: Zoom login required (free account available at ) Abstract Livestock depredation by snow leopards and other large carnivores is a...

Geography Alumni & Friends Celebration Photos

March 28, 2023

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Holly Roth

Holly Roth Water Scholar Award Recipient

March 22, 2023

In honor of World Water Day on March 22, the Colorado State University Libraries are announcing a new wave of water research, thanks to the Libraries’ 2023 Water Scholar Award research grants . This year’s recipients are Holly Roth , doctoral student of physical geography at the University of Colorado...

Tim Oakes

Tim Oakes Awarded AAG China Geography Specialty Group’s Outstanding Service Award

March 22, 2023

Tim Oakes is the 2023 recipient of the AAG China Geography Specialty Group’s Outstanding Service Award. The award will be presented at the group’s business meeting on Saturday, 3/25/23 in Denver at the AAG conference.