Ian Rowen Receives Fulbright Fellowship

April 3, 2013

The Fulbright Program is the flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government and is designed to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries. Ian will use this grant to support his dissertation research on state territorialization, tourism, and...

Lindsay Skog Receives AAG Dissertation Fellowship

March 26, 2013

Lindsay received a Dissertation Research Fellowship from the Association of American Geographers.

Ian Rowen Receives AAG-NSF Travel Grant

March 25, 2013

This award is sponsored by the Association of American Geographers and funded by the National Science Foundation. The award provides $1250 specifically for travel to the International Geographical Union Regional Conference. Ian will attend the 2013 IGU Regional Conference in Kyoto, Japan where he will present his paper on "Tourism...

Skiing for science: Undergraduates take critical snowpack measurements in the high mountains

March 22, 2013

Mark Williams' snow internship program featured in CU Boulder Communications. Read Article

The New Cartographers

March 21, 2013

Seth Spielman featured in Science magazine. "Twenty years ago, a driver lost at night would pull his car over, take out a paper map bought at a gas station, and pore over its folds under a dim light. With luck and some critical thinking, he would eventually get where he...

Ian Rowen Receives EAPSI Grant

March 21, 2013

Ian was awarded an East Asia Pacific Summer Institute grant. This grant is funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and hosted by Fudan University in Shanghai. Ian will use this to support his summer Ph.D. research in China.

Geography Majors Invited to Join Phi Beta Kappa

March 19, 2013

Phi Beta Kappa is the oldest academic honor society, with chapters at 280 universities and colleges in America. Founded in 1776, PBK boasts over half a million current members and a strong alumni association. Congratulations to the Geography majors who were invited to join Alpha of Colorado chapter of Phi...

Josh Rodd Awarded DDRI

March 18, 2013

Josh was awarded a Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement grant from National Science Foundation.

Beverly Sears Grants awarded to 4 Geography Students

March 8, 2013

Beverly Sears Graduate Student Research Grants for 2013/2014 have been awarded to Galen Murton, Cameron Naficy, Ian Rowen and Kathryn Wright. These grants are competitive awards sponsored by the Graduate School that support the research, scholarship and creative work of graduate students from all departments. All funding is provided by...

Are rising temperatures a national security risk in Africa?

March 1, 2013

John O'Loughlin and his research team conduct an unprecedented study to determine if climate change plays a role in the continent's conflicts.