Amy Zader a New Faculty Fellow at Rutgers

June 1, 2012

The American Council of Learned Societies' New Faculty Fellows program allows recent doctorates in the humanities to take up two-year positions at universities and colleges across the United States where their particular research and teaching expertise augment departmental offerings. See more at CU Connections >

Tim Oakes appointed Director of Center for Asian Studies

May 7, 2012

Tim Oakes will serve a four-year appointment as Director of the Center for Asian Studies beginning July, 2012. CAS was founded in 1998, and brings together faculty, students, and community members to encourage and support scholarship about Asia across disciplinary and regional boundaries. The Center oversees the Asian Studies curriculum,...

Lindsay Skog Receives a CARTSS Graduate Fellowship

May 2, 2012

She will use this award to support her dissertation research on sacred landscapes and global discourses in Khumbu, Nepal.

In Memoriam: Jenn Dinaburg 1980-2012

April 27, 2012

With great sadness, the Department of Geography announces that doctoral student Jennifer Sarah Dinaburg passed away on April 26, 2012 at the age of 31, after living for the past year and a half with the effects of adrenal cortical cancer. Jenn was passionate about the environment, the outdoors, and...

Gilbert White Fellowships Awarded to Two Students

April 19, 2012

Gilbert F. White Doctoral Fellowships in Geography have been awarded to Meredith Gartner and Travis Klingberg.

Three Students Receive Adam Kolff Fellowships

April 19, 2012

Adam Kolff Memorial Research Fellowships have been awarded to Claudio Alvarez, Chris Jochem, and Alana Wilson

Galen Maclaurin Receives TA Award

April 19, 2012

Galen is the recipient of the Department of Geography Excellence in Graduate Teaching Award - TA.

Preston Cumming Receives GPTI Award

April 19, 2012

Preston was awarded the Department of Geography Excellence in Graduate Teaching Award - GPTI.

Three Students Receive DeSana Scholarships

April 19, 2012

James A. and Jeanne B. DeSana Graduate Research Scholarships have been awarded to Lauren Gifford, Kathryn Hamm, and Caitlin Ryan.

Preson Cumming Receives UGGS Award

April 18, 2012

Preston received the Top TA/GPTI award for 2012 from the United Government of Graduate Students.