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News - Honors & Awards


2016


Geography Majors Invited to Join Phi Beta Kappa

December 05, 2016 - [Phi Beta Kappa](http://www.colorado.edu/pbk/) is the oldest academic honor society, with chapters at 280 universities and colleges in America....

Eric Lovell receives Daniel E. Salmon Scholarship

September 20, 2016 - The Daniel E. Salmon Scholarship supports non-veterinary students to work with the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Veterinary Services...

Robbie Andrus Awarded NSF DDRI

August 16, 2016 - Robbie was awarded a [National Science Foundation](http://www.nsf.gov/dir/index.jsp?org=SBE) Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement (DDRI) grant....

Tom Veblen selected as 2016 Distinguished Research Lecturer

July 28, 2016 - The [Distinguished Research Lectureship](http://www.colorado.edu/vcr/drl) is among the highest honors bestowed by the faculty upon a faculty member...

Mehran Ghandehari receives the GIS Colorado Scholarship for 2016

June 17, 2016 - Mehran Ghandehari has been selected to receive a $1500 GIS Colorado Scholarship for 2016.

Jennifer Balch Elected ESA Early Career Fellow

June 06, 2016 - Jennifer is among the [Ecological Society of America](http://www.esa.org/esa/about/esa-awards/esa-awards/esa-fellows-program/esa-fellows/) Early...

Alice Hill receives grant from American Alpine Club

May 24, 2016 - Alice Hill receives grant from [American Alpine Club](https://americanalpineclub.org/). She will use this to support her summer field work.

Shae Frydenlund Awarded Dor Bahadur Bista Prize

May 18, 2016 - Shae's paper “Labor, Racialization and Territory in Nepal’s Indigenous Nationalities Discourse: moving beyond “tribal” vs “peasant”...

Graduate Student Awards - Spring 2016

May 09, 2016 - The Department of Geography, University of Colorado Boulder congratulates the winners the following Graduate Student Awards. These awards were...

Xi Wang Receives Fulbright Award

April 29, 2016 - Xi was awarded a 2016-2017 Fulbright U.S. Student Research Award. Xi will use the award to support her dissertation research in China where she will...

Max Counter Receives Tinker Foundation Funds from LASC

April 15, 2016 - The [Latin American Studies Center](http://www.colorado.edu/lasc/) awarded Max $1000 in [Tinker Foundation Funds](http://www.tinker.org/) for...

Joe Bryan wins Outstanding Graduate Student Mentor Faculty Award

April 14, 2016 - Joe Bryan was chosen by the Graduate School as a winner of the 2015-2016 Outstanding Graduate Student Mentor Faculty Award.

Xi Wang Receives CARTSS Award

April 11, 2016 - Xi will receive $750 in Graduate Student Funds from the [Center to Advance Research and Teaching in the Social...

Shae Frydenlund Receives CARTSS Award

April 11, 2016 - Shae will receive $750 in Graduate Student Funds from the [Center to Advance Research and Teaching in the Social...

Stefan Leyk Receives Award

April 07, 2016 - Stefan Leyk has received a new award from the Innovative Seed Program, “Earth Lab’s human dimension: Integrating fine-grained data on human...

Seth Spielman wins 2016 Distinguished Scholar Award

April 04, 2016 - Seth Spielman was awarded the 2016 Distinguished Scholar Award at the annual meeting of the American Association of Geographers in San Francisco, CA....

Julia Hicks receives 2016-17 Graduate School Dissertation Completion Fellowship

March 29, 2016 - Julia Hicks has been selected to receive a 2016-17 Graduate School Dissertation Completion Fellowship. This fellowship provides on semester of full...

Beverly Sears Grants awarded to 6 Geography Students

March 10, 2016 - Beverly Sears Graduate Student Research Grants for 2016/2017 have been awarded to **Brendan Buzzard, Katie Clifford, Sierra Gladfelter, Daniela...

Katie Clifford awarded Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship

March 09, 2016 - Katie was awarded a [Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship](http://www.ssrc.org/programs/view/dpdf/) from the [Social Science Research...

Xi Wang Awarded CAS Summer Language Fellowship

March 01, 2016 - Xi was selected to receive a [Center for Asian Studies](http://www.colorado.edu/cas/) Summer Language Fellowship for Summer 2016. This award is...

Prof reappointed to U.S. Census Science Advisory Committee (CSAC)

March 01, 2016 - Barbara 'babs' Buttenfield was reappointed to CSAC by the Director of the Census Bureau for a second three year term. CSAC members advise the Census...

Rupak Shrestha Awarded CARTSS Grant

January 29, 2016 - Rupak will receive a $1000 CARTSS Award for preliminary research, titled 'Citizenship-in-Exile: Exploring Tibetan Nationalism and Resistance in the...

Brendan Buzzard Awarded CARTSS Grant

January 29, 2016 - Brendan will receive a $1000 CARTSS Award for preliminary research, titled 'The Political Ecology of Protected Area Planning and Management:...

2015


Yang Yang awarded a Jean Bovard Sanville Graduate Fellowship in the Social Sciences

December 19, 2015 - Yang Yang has been awarded an inaugural Jean Bovard Sanville Graduate Fellowship in the Social Sciences for her dissertation research on the changing...

John O’Loughlin wins gold medal from Russian Geographical Society

October 21, 2015 - John O’Loughlin has become the first foreigner in more than 100 years to win the Semenov-Tyan-Shansky gold medal for research on Russia. It is the...

Amy Schubert Selected to Participate in the CSIS US-Korea NextGen Scholarship Program

October 12, 2015 - Amy has been selected to participate in the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) U.S.-Korea NextGen Scholars Program for 2015-16....

Galen Murton awarded a Quick Response Grant

October 09, 2015 - Galen has been awarded a Quick Response Grant from the [CU Natural Hazards Center](http://www.colorado.edu/hazards/) to support his ongoing...

Amy Schubert Awarded Mabel Duncan Fellowship

October 01, 2015 - Amy has been awarded a Mabel Duncan Memorial Fellowship, October 2015.

Alice Hill Awarded Arkansas River Basin Water Forum Scholarship

September 23, 2015 - Alice was awarded a $2,000 scholarship by the [Arkansas River Basin Water Forum](http://arbwf.org/) for Fall 2015.

Meredith DeBoom awarded NSF DDRI

August 11, 2015 - Meredith was awarded a [National Science Foundation](http://www.nsf.gov/dir/index.jsp?org=SBE) Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement (DDRI)...

Katie Clifford awarded Community Based Research Graduate Fellowship

August 01, 2015 - Katie was awarded a 2015-16 [Community Based Research Graduate...

Dinaburg Memorial Fellowships Awarded to 5 Grad Students

June 01, 2015 - Congratulations to the 2015-2016 Jennifer Dinaburg Memorial Research Fellowship recipients: Katie Clifford, Lauren Gifford, Aaron Malone, Daniela...

Julia Hicks Receives Neal Kindig Fellowship

May 22, 2015 - The Colorado Mountain Club Foundation awarded Julia the Neal Kindig Fellowship for 2015. She will use the fellowship to support her research...

Kaitlin Fertaly Receives Fulbright Award

May 18, 2015 - Kaitlin was awarded a 2015-2016 Fulbright U.S. Student Award. Kaitlin will use the award to support her dissertation research in Armenia. The...

Caitlin Ryan Receives Fulbright Award

May 18, 2015 - Caitlin was awarded a 2015-2016 Fulbright U.S. Student Award. Caitlin will use the award to support her dissertation research in Kyrgyzstan. The...

Gilbert White Fellowships Awarded to Kathryn Wright and Ian Rowen

May 15, 2015 - Kathryn Wright and Ian Rowen have been selected as the 2015-2016 recipients of the Department's Gilbert White Fellowship. The fellowship provides...

Amy Schubert Awarded DeSana Scholarship

April 30, 2015 - Amy was awarded the James A. and Jeanne B. DeSana Graduate Research Scholarship, April 2015. The James A. and Jeanne B. DeSana Graduate Research...

Eric Lovell Receives Fulbright Fellowship

April 16, 2015 - The Fulbright Program is the flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government and is designed to increase mutual...

Qinghuan Zhang receives the Rich Herbert Memorial Scholarship

April 06, 2015 - Qinghuan received the Rich Herbert Memorial Scholarship for 2014-2015 academic year from the [American Water Resources Association-Colorado...

Max Counter receives 2015 Graduate Research Fellowship

April 06, 2015 - Max has been selected to receive a 2015 [National Science Foundation](http://www.nsf.gov/) (NSF) [Graduate Research Fellowship...

Eric Lovell Awarded CARTSS Graduate Fellowship

April 03, 2015 - Eric was awarded a graduate fellowship from The Center to Advance Research and Teaching in the Social Sciences. This award will be used to support...

Aaron Malone Awarded CARTSS Graduate Fellowship

April 03, 2015 - Aaron was awarded a graduate fellowship from The Center to Advance Research and Teaching in the Social Sciences. This award will support his...

Alice Hill selected to receive Colorado Environmental Management Society Scholarship

April 02, 2015 - Alice will be awarded a $1500. scholarships from Colorado Environmental Management Society Scholarship Committee. Alice was selected for this...

Meredith DeBoom has been named a P.E.O. Evelyn K. Aitken Named Scholar

April 01, 2015 - Meredith has been named a Philanthropic Education Organization (P.E.O.) Evelyn K. Aitken Named Scholar. The P.E.O. Scholar Awards (PSA) were...

Emily Yeh’s book named a Foreign Affairs best book of 2014 on Asia and the Pacific

March 27, 2015 - Emily Yeh's *Taming Tibet: Landscape Transformation and the Gift of Chinese Development* named a [*Foreign...

Julia Hicks receives DDRI award

March 18, 2015 - Julia has received a Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement award from the National Science Foundation. This grant will support her research on...

Beverly Sears Grants awarded to 2 Geography Students

March 16, 2015 - Beverly Sears Graduate Student Research Grants for 2015-2016 have been awarded to **Shae Frydenlund and Eric Lovell.** These grants are competitive...

Chris Jochem receives DDRI award

March 12, 2015 - Chris has received a Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement award from the National Science Foundation. This grant will support Chris' research...

Joel Correia awarded a Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement grant

March 02, 2015 - Joel was awarded a DDRI grant by the Geography and Spatial Sciences Program of the [National Science Foundation](http://www.nsf.gov/index.jsp). The...

Ian Rowen Awarded Summer Fellowship to the European Research Center on Contemporary Taiwan

February 25, 2015 - Ian received a one-month Summer Fellowship to the [European Research Center on Contemporary...

Waleed Abdalati to Receive the 2015 Outstanding Contributions Award in Remote Sensing

February 20, 2015 - Sponsored by the Remote Sensing Specialty Group (RSSG) of the [Association of American Geographers](http://www.aag.org/) (AAG) since 1992, the award...

John O’Loughlin received the ISA Myron Weiner award

February 20, 2015 - John O'Loughlin received the Myron Weiner award of the [International Studies Association](http://www.isanet.org/ISA/About-ISA) for distinguished...

Emily Yeh receives the E. Gene Smith Book Prize on Inner Asia for 2015

January 16, 2015 - Awarded by the China and Inner Asia Council (CIAC) of [The Association for Asian...

2014


Ian Rowen Receives Taiwan Foundation for Democracy Dissertation Fellowship

December 10, 2014 - Ian was awarded a 2015 Dissertation Fellowship from the Taiwan Foundation for Democracy to support his project: "The politics of tourism between...

Sean Burns’ Poster Presentation Wins 2nd Place

November 24, 2014 - A poster presented by Sean and others last June at the American Meteorological Society 17th Symposium won 2nd place in the poster student...

Abigail Peters Invited to Join Phi Beta Kappa

November 17, 2014 - 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...

Xiwei Guo Receives OIE Global Citizen Award

November 04, 2014 - The [Office of International Education](http://www.colorado.edu/oie/) announced that Geography undergraduate, Xiwei Guo, was selected for the Muneeb...

Joel Correia Awarded Fulbright-Hays Fellowship

October 16, 2014 - The Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowship will support Joel's dissertation fieldwork in Paraguay from February 2014 to...

Galen Murton Awarded Fulbright-Hays Fellowship

October 16, 2014 - The Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad fellowship will support Galen's fieldwork in Nepal and Tibet from November 2014-July 2015....

John Knowles Receives UGGS Travel Grant

September 30, 2014 - John was awarded a travel grant from United Government of Graduate Students.

Seth Spielman receives Michael Breheny Prize

September 29, 2014 - Seth received the Michael Breheny Prize for the Best Paper in Environment and Planning. The paper, with Enki Yoo and Crystal Linkletter is called...

Amy Schubert offered Fulbright-Hays DDRA award

September 18, 2014 - Amy was selected for a Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad (DDRA) fellowship by the U.S. Department of Education.

Joel Correia Receives The Best Should Teach Silver Award 2014

August 15, 2014 - The Best Should Teach Initiative strives to acknowledge excellence in teaching and academic leadership.

Dominik Schneider Receives NASA Fellowship

May 28, 2014 - Congratulations to Dominik for winning a NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship which will provide him with full support for three years. His...

Joel Correia Receives Latin American Studies Center Grants

May 01, 2014 - Joel has been awarded travel and research grants from the [Latin American Studies Center](http://lasc.colorado.edu/) CU Boulder.

Sierra Gladfelter Receives NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

April 30, 2014 - Sierra received a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship which is supporting her MA studies.

Austin Cowley Awarded Critical Languages Scholarship

April 29, 2014 - Austin was among four CU Boulder students who were awarded U.S. Department of State Critical Languages Scholarships (CLS) for summer 2014. [Read...

Galen Murton wins Awards at the AAG Annual Meeting

April 17, 2014 - Galen won these awards at the 2014 [Association of American Geographers annual meeting](http://www.aag.org/cs/annualmeeting) in Tampa, Florida, April...

Galen Murton Receives International Dissertation Research Fellowship

April 15, 2014 - Galen is the recipient of a 2014 Mellon International Dissertation Research Fellowship (IDRF) Program, funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation the...

Aaron Malone Receives Ray Hauser Award

April 14, 2014 - The Ray Hauser Award is offered through the Beverly Sears Graduate Student Grant program. Ray Hauser was the first Chair of the Graduate School...

Aaron Malone Awarded Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship

April 14, 2014 - Sponsored by the Social Science Research Council, the [Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship](http://www.ssrc.org/programs/dpdf) (DPDF)...

Ian Rowen wins 1st place in AAG Political Geography Specialty Group Competition

April 07, 2014 - Ian's paper on China-Taiwan tourism received 1st place in the Association of American Geographers' Political Geography Specialty Group PhD Student...

Jamie Humphrey awarded an American Educational Research Association Dissertation Grant

April 07, 2014 - The American Educational Research Association Dissertation Grant (AERA) Dissertation Grants are available for advanced doctoral students and are...

Lindsay Skog Receives a 2014-2015 Graduate School Dissertation Completion Fellowship

April 03, 2014 - This fellowship is intended to provide outstanding PhD candidates with financial support to assist in the process of completing their doctoral...

Alex Crawford Receives NSF Graduate Reearch Fellowship Program Award

April 02, 2014 - The National Science Foundation's Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) helps ensure the vitality of the human resource base of science and...

Gilbert White Doctoral Fellowships Awarded

April 02, 2014 - Mason Auger and Galen Maclaurin have been awarded the 2014-2015 Gilbert White Doctoral Fellowships.

DeSana Scholarship Awarded to 3 Geography Graduate Students

April 02, 2014 - James A. and Jeanne B. DeSana Graduate Research Scholarships for 2014-2015 have been awarded to Joel Correia, Eric Reiff, and Alex Stum.

Sarah Tynen Receives NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program Award

April 02, 2014 - The National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) helps ensure the vitality of the human resource base of science and...

2013-2014 Annual Awards for Excellence in Graduate Teaching

April 02, 2014 - The 2013-2014 recipients of Geography's Awards for Excellence in Graduate Teaching have been awarded to: Meredith DeBoom for the Teaching Assistant...

Dinaburg Memorial Fellowships Awarded to 6 Grad Students

April 02, 2014 - The 2014-2015 Jennifer Dinaburg Memorial Research Fellowship recipients are: Chris Anderson-Tarver, Joel Correia, Julia Hicks, Galen Murton, Caitlin...

Kolff Fellowships Awarded to 2 Geography Grad Students

April 01, 2014 - Max Counter and Shea Frydenlund have been selected as the 2013-2014 recipients of the department's Adam Kolff Memorial Research Fellowship. The...

Meredith DeBoom wins ASG Student Paper Competition

April 01, 2014 - The Africa Specialty Group notified Meredith that she is the winner of the 2014 Student Paper Competition. Her award will be presented at the...

Beverly Sears Grants awarded to 3 Geography Students

March 12, 2014 - Beverly Sears Graduate Student Research Grants for 2014-2015 have been awarded to **Meredith DeBoom, Aaron Malone and Galen Murton.** These grants...

Stefan Leyk Receives Award of Excellence as an Outstanding Teacher for Technology in Teaching

January 16, 2014 - This award is presented by the Arts & Sciences Support of Education Through Technology (ASSETT). In December 2013, ASSETT asked students across the...

2013


Mark Williams Receives Fulbright Award for 2013-2014

October 30, 2013 - Mark Williams was among the seven University of Colorado Boulder faculty and staff have received Fulbright grants to pursue research, teaching and...

Geography Majors Invited to join Phi Beta Kappa

October 30, 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...

Tim Oakes awarded Isaac Manasseh Meyer Fellowship

October 24, 2013 - The Isaac Manasseh Meyer Fellowship is awarded by the National University of Singapore to fund a brief period of work as a visiting fellow at NUS....

Meagan Todd Receives Dissertation Development Award Fellowship

June 20, 2013 - This fellowship is awarded by the Social Science Research Council (SSRC), Eurasia Program.

Monica T. Rother and Thomas T. Veblen receive a Colorado Mountain Club Foundation Fellowship

June 01, 2013 - Monica T. Rother and Thomas T. Veblen receive a Colorado Mountain Club Foundation Fellowship

Joel Correia Awarded FLAS Fellowship

May 23, 2013 - Joel was awarded a summer Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship to study Guaraní in Paraguay from the Duke University Center for Latin...

Julia Hicks Receives CMCF Fellowship

May 17, 2013 - Julia has been awarded the Neal Kindig Fellowship from the Colorado Mountain Club Foundation. Since 1982 The Colorado Mountain Club Foundation has...

Alex Stum Receives TA Award

May 03, 2013 - Alex was named the outstanding Geography Teaching Assistant for 2012-2013.

Galen Maclaurin Receives GPTI Award

May 03, 2013 - Galen was named outstanding Geography Graduate Part-Time Instructor for 2012-2013.

Ashley Rumble Receives Adam Kolff Memorial Fellowship

May 03, 2013 - Ashley Rumble received the 2013-2014 Adam Kolff Memorial Fellowship.

Dinaburg Memorial Fellowships Awarded to Eight Students

May 03, 2013 - The 2013-2014 Dinaburg Memorial Fellowship recipients are: Kaitlin Fertaly Jamie Humphrey John Knowles Galen Murton Eric Reiff Amy Schubert Adam...

Gilbert White Fellowships Awarded to Two Students

May 03, 2013 - Gilbert F. White Doctoral Fellowships in Geography have been awarded to Chris Anderson-Tarver and Lindsay Skog.

Amelia Schubert Awarded Henry Luce/ACLS China Studies Grant

May 03, 2013 - The Henry Luce Foundation/ACLS Program in China Studies seeks to maintain the vitality of China Studies in the U.S. through fellowships and grants...

Amelia Schubert receives Fulbright U.S. Student Award

May 02, 2013 - Amy was awarded a Fulbright U.S. Student award for 2013-2014. Amy will use this award to support her research work in China. The [Fulbright U.S....

Joel Correia Selected to Attend 2013 Global Environments Summer Academy

May 01, 2013 - Joel was selected to attend the 2013 Global Environments Summer Academy in Bern, Switzerland with full funding from the Global Diversity Foundation...

Joel Correia Awarded CARTSS Graduate Fellowship

May 01, 2013 - Joel was awarded a graduate fellowship from The Center to Advance Research and Teaching in the Social Sciences.

Lauren Gifford Receives CARTSS Award

April 30, 2013 - Lauren was awarded a CARTSS Graduate Fellowship that will be used to support her dissertation research on REDD and the making of carbon markets in...

Julia Hicks Awarded DeSana Scholarship

April 30, 2013 - Julia has been awarded a James A. and Jeanne B. DeSana Graduate Research Scholarship.

Senior Ian Mallams Receives Scholar-Athlete Award

April 25, 2013 - Scholar-Athlete Awards are presented to student athletes of the sophomore and junior classes and male and female members from the senior class who...

Sarah Tynen Receives EAPSI Grant

April 24, 2013 - Sarah was awarded the East Asia and Pacific Summer Institute grant funded by the National Science Foundation. Sarah will be hosted by Professor Wang...

Meredith DeBoom Wins AAG Student Paper Competitions

April 17, 2013 - Meredith won the 2013 student paper competitions for the Communication Geography Specialty Group and the Graduate Student Affinity Group of the...

John O’Loughlin is Recipient of AAG 2013 Distinguished Scholarship Honors

April 13, 2013 - Professor John O’Loughlin is one of the towering figures behind the renaissance of political geography that has taken place over the past few...

Galen Murton Receives CIAC Grant

April 11, 2013 - Galen will receive a $2000 summer research grant from the China and Inner Asia Council. The China and Inner Asia Council (CIAC) is one of four...

Eric Lovell Wins AAG Student Paper Competition

April 10, 2013 - Eric's paper won the 2013 student paper competition of the Africa Specialty Group, Association of American Geographers (AAG).

Galen Murton Receives FLAS

April 09, 2013 - Galen was awarded a Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship for 2013-2014. Studying Hindi at CU will expand Galen's knowledge of Himalayan...

Meredith DeBoom Receives NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

April 05, 2013 - Meredith was selected to receive a 2013 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) Fellowship. This fellowship...

Lindsay Skog Receives Pruitt Fellowship

April 05, 2013 - The Society of Women Geographer's Pruitt Fellowship Program awards fellowships of between $8,000 and $15,000 to women doctoral candidates in the...

Ian Rowen Wins AAG Student Paper Competition

April 04, 2013 - Ian's paper “Tourism and Territoriality in Taiwan and China” won the 2013 student paper competition of China Geography Specialty Group...

Ian Rowen Receives Fulbright Fellowship

April 03, 2013 - The Fulbright Program is the flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government and is designed to increase mutual...

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...

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...

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...

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 08, 2013 - Beverly Sears Graduate Student Research Grants for 2013/2014 have been awarded to **Galen Murton, Cameron Naficy, Ian Rowen and Kathryn Wright.**...

Max Boykoff named Leopold Leadership Fellow

February 06, 2013 - Two University of Colorado Boulder environmental researchers have been named Leopold Leadership Fellows for 2013 in recognition of their outstanding...

Lindsay Skog Receives DDRI Award

January 31, 2013 - Lindsay has received a Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement award from the National Science Foundation. This grant will support Lindsay's...

2012


Kristen Nowakowski Receives the Arts and Sciences Outstanding Student Award

December 19, 2012 - Each semester, the College of Arts and Sciences names an outstanding student. The award is based on several factors including graduating with...

Briana Caesara to Receive Chancellor’s Recognition Award

December 19, 2012 - Each semester, the Chancellor’s Recognition Award is given to students who receive all As during their entire college career. Geography major...

Peter Blanken Receives College Scholar Award

December 07, 2012 - The College Scholars program is funded through the generosity of donors to the College of Arts & Sciences. The award enables enables tenured...

Ken Foote Receives College Scholar Award

December 07, 2012 - The College Scholars program is funded through the generosity of donors to the College of Arts & Sciences. The award enables enables tenured...

Ian Rowen Receives Critical Language Scholarship Alumni Development Grant

November 30, 2012 - Ian was awarded a US State Department Critical Language Scholarship Alumni Development Grant. He will use this to support ongoing Indonesian...

Adam Williams receives NSF DDRI grant

August 29, 2012 - Adam Williams has won a Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement grant from the National Science Foundation for $16,000. Adam's research project -...

Galen Maclaurin Receives GIS Scholarship

August 27, 2012 - Galen received a GIS Colorado Discretionary Scholarship ($750) to support his Ph.D research.

Monica T. Rother receives NSF Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant

August 01, 2012 - Monica has been awarded a Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant from the National Science Foundation

Preston Cumming Receives a Buzzard Graduate Scholarship

July 27, 2012 - Preston was awarded a Buzzard Graduate Scholarship from Gamma Theta Upsilon (GTU). The scholarship was named after GTU founder, Dr. Robert G....

Alana Wilson Receives a NASA Earth System Science (ESS) Fellowship

June 06, 2012 - Alana was awarded this fellowship for 2012/2013 and is eligible for an additional two years of support. She will use this fellowship to fund her...

John Pitlick Named GSA Fellow

June 06, 2012 - Geological Society of America (GSA) members are elected to Fellowship in recognition of distinguished contributions to the geosciences.

Monica T. Rother receives an award from the John W. Marr Ecology Fund

June 01, 2012 - Monica T. Rother receives an award from the John W. Marr Ecology Fund

Monica T. Rother is awarded research funding by Boulder County Parks and Open Space

June 01, 2012 - Monica T. Rother is awarded research funding by Boulder County Parks and Open Space

Lindsay Skog Receives a CARTSS Graduate Fellowship

May 02, 2012 - She will use this award to support her dissertation research on sacred landscapes and global discourses in Khumbu, Nepal.

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.

Sam Smith Receives Redd Center Grant

April 18, 2012 - This grant is funded through the Charles Redd Center for Western Studies at Brigham Young University. The Redd Center promotes the study of the...

Jochen Wendel Received a Summer Dissertation Completion Fellowship

April 11, 2012 - This fellowship will be used to support research work for summer 2012.

Julia Hicks Received a Summer Graduate School Fellowship

April 11, 2012 - This fellowship is used to support research work for summer 2012.

Preston Cumming Receives Hazel Schmoll Award

April 04, 2012 - The Hazel Schmoll Award is presented by the CU Herbarium. Preston will use the funds to support his work titled “Do changes in yearly...

Julia Hicks Receives a Beverly Sears Graduate Student Grant

April 03, 2012 - This $1000 award will support Julia's research.

Lauren Gifford Receives a Beverly Sears Graduate Student Grant

April 03, 2012 - This $1000 award will support Lauren's research.

Ian Rowen Receives a Beverly Sears Graduate Student Grant

April 03, 2012 - This $1000 award will support Ian's summer research on Chinese tourism in Taiwan.

Chris Jochem Receives NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

April 02, 2012 - Chris was awarded this graduate research fellowship through the National Science Foundation.

Amy Schubert Receives a Korea Foundation Graduate Studies Fellowship

April 01, 2012 - This award of $20,000 is for support of living expenses and/or tuition fees for 2012/2013.

Allison Hurley Receives NSF Graduate Teaching Fellowship

March 29, 2012 - Allison will work on projection EXTREMES which is a collaboration betweem CIRES, EBIO, Computer Science and the Boulder Valley School district. The...

Amy Schubert Receives a Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship

March 22, 2012 - This Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship (DPDF) from the Social Science Research Council and MIGRINTER, a research center of CNRS at the...

Cameron Naficy Receives a Jerry O’Neal NPS Fellowship

March 06, 2012 - Cameron will be awarded $4000 as recipient of a 2012 Jerry O’Neal, National Park Service Student Fellowship.

Natalie Koch Wins AAG Student Paper Competition

March 06, 2012 - Natalie won the Political Geography Specialty Group of the Association of American Geographers student paper competition.

Ian Rowen Receives EAPSI Grant

March 06, 2012 - Ian was awarded an EAPSI (East Asia Pacific Summer Institute) from the National Science Foundation. The award covers travel and living expenses,...

Caitlin Ryan Receives ARISC Fellowship

February 28, 2012 - The $1500 graduate fellowship was awarded by the American Research Institute of the South Caucasus. Caitlin will use this fellowship to support her...

Chris Anderson-Tarver Receives the CaGIS Doctoral Scholarship Award

February 27, 2012 - This $1000 scholarship recognizes academic achievement and encourages continuing success in outstanding cartography, geographic information systems...

Preston Cumming Receives UGGS Travel Grant

February 27, 2012 - Preston will use the award to travel to Portland, Oregon to attend the annual meeting of the Ecological Society of America.

Lindsay Skog Receives SYLFF Research Abroad Fellowship

February 22, 2012 - The SYLFF Research Abroad fellowship is from The Tokyo Foundation. Lindsay will use this fellowship to fund her research on global discourses and...

Department Receives ASSETT Award

January 24, 2012 - The Department of Geography received an Assett (Arts and Sciences Support of Education Through Technology) award relating to the use of technology...

Mark Williams elected Fellow of the American Geophysical Union

January 23, 2012 - Fellowship is conferred on less than 0.1% of the 60,000 AGU members from 148 countries in any given year and recognizes scientists who have attained...

Meagan Todd Receives American Councils Fellowship

January 17, 2012 - Meagan was awarded a 2012-2013 American Councils Advanced Research Fellowship, funded by the U.S. Department of State, Title VIII Program for...

Ian Rowen Receives CLS Alumni Development Grant

January 11, 2012 - Ian was awarded a $500 Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) grant to support his continuing Indonesian language study. The Bureau of Educational...

2011


Chris Anderson-Tarver Receives Rocky Mountain GITA Scholarship

September 15, 2011 - Chris was awarded a $750 scholarship from the Rocky Mountain Geospatial Information and Technology Association. The academic scholarship is designed...

John Knowles was Awarded an NSF DDRI Grant

August 05, 2011 - John was awarded a National Science Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement grant.

Naomi Arcand Receives Mable Duncan Memorial Scholarship

June 01, 2011 - Naomi Arcand Receives Mable Duncan Memorial Scholarship

Monica T. Rother receives a Colorado Mountain Club Foundation Fellowship

June 01, 2011 - Monica T. Rother receives a Colorado Mountain Club Foundation Fellowship

Preston Cumming Received an NSF Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Award

May 17, 2011 - Preston received the National Science Foundation (NSF) Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Award through the Geography and Spatial Sciences...

Andrew Linke Invited to Participate in the Sawyer Seminar on Human Rights

May 02, 2011 - Andrew will present at the Sawyer Seminar on Human Rights, part of the Human Rights Initiative at the University of Wisconsin - Madison on Friday,...

Erich Mueller and Andrew Linke win Gilbert White Fellowships

April 30, 2011 - Erich Mueller and Andrew Linke have been selected as this year's recipients of the Department's Gilbert White Fellowship. The fellowship provides...

Natalie Koch Receives NSF Graduate Research Fellows Nordic Research Opportunity Grant

April 18, 2011 - Natalie Koch Receives National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellows Nordic Research Opportunity for 3 months research collaboration in...

Adam Williams Receives CARTSS Smith Scholar Award

April 18, 2011 - Adam Williams received a $1000 Smith Scholar Award from the Center to Advance Research and Teaching in the Social Sciences (CARTSS) program.

Ted Holland Receives 2011-2012 Graduate School Dissertation Completion Fellowship

April 15, 2011 - Ted was selected to receive a Graduate School Dissertation Completion Fellowship for 2011-2012. This fellowship provides one academic semester of...

Erich Mueller Receives a Graduate Student Teaching Excellence Award

April 14, 2011 - The Graduate Student Teaching Excellence awards are presented by the Graduate School to reward outstanding graduate part-time instructors (GPTI).

Sarah Hart Receives National Geographic Young Explorers Grant

April 08, 2011 - Sarah is the recipient of a National Geographic Young Explorers Grant. National Geographic provides these grants to help cover "field project costs...

Adrianne Kroepsch Receives Thompson Award for Western American Writing

April 08, 2011 - Adrianne's essay was awarded 1st prize in the *memoir* category of the Thompson Awards for Western American Writing. Adrianne's essay was an...

Three Geography grads win Kolff Fellowships

April 08, 2011 - Austin Cowley, Ian Rowen, and Amelia Schubert have been selected as this years recipients of the department's Adam Kolff Memorial Research...

Three Geography Grad Students Win Environment-Society Fellowships

April 07, 2011 - Mason Auger, Abby Hickcox, and Adam Williams have been selected as the recipients of the Geography Department's new Environment-Society Fellowship....

Afton Clarke-Sather wins Graduate School Summer Fellowship

April 05, 2011 - Afton Clarke-Sather has been selected by the Graduate School for a Summer Fellowship, which includes a three-month stipend to support his...

Preston Cumming Receives John Marr Ecology Fund Award

April 04, 2011 - Preston received this award through the Graduate School's John Marr Ecology Fund. Its purpose is to provide grants of $300 to $1000 for Ph.D....

Sarah Hart Receives John Marr Ecology Fund Award

April 04, 2011 - Sarah received this award through the Graduate School's John Marr Ecology Fund. Its purpose is to provide grants of $300 to $1000 for Ph.D....

Adina Racoviteanu Receives Outstanding Student Oral Presentation Award

April 02, 2011 - Adina was presented the award for the Outstanding Student Oral Presentation at the Hydrologic Sciences Research Symposium held March 31 and April 1,...

Danielle Perrot Receives Outstanding Student Poster Award

April 02, 2011 - Danielle was presented the award for Outstanding Student Poster at the Hydrologic Sciences Research Symposium held March 31 and April 1, 2011.

Lindsay Skog Receives CHA Eaton Graduate Student Travel Grant

March 25, 2011 - Lindsay is the recipient of an Eaton Graduate Student Travel Grant from the Center for Humanities and the Arts (CHA). This will support travel to...

Lindsay Skog Receives NSF IGERT Grant

March 25, 2011 - Lindsay has won a grant from the University of Wisconsin, Madison's Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT) Program...

Ian Rowen wins NSF IGERT grant for research in China

March 17, 2011 - Ian Rowen has won a grant from the University of Wisconsin, Madison's Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT) Program...

Ian Rowen wins Critical Language Scholarship in Indonesian

March 17, 2011 - Ian Rowen has won a scholarship to study Indonesian during Summer of 2011 at Universitas Negeri Malang in Malang, Indonesia through the Critical...

Amelia Schubert wins FLAS Fellowship

March 17, 2011 - Amelia Schubert has won a Foreign Language Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship from the Center for Asian Studies for the 2011-12 academic year. The...

Amanda Kass Awarded UGGS Travel Grant

March 03, 2011 - Amanda was awarded a travel grant from the United Government of Graduate Students (UGGS). The award will be used for travel to the [Association of...

Adam Williams Awarded a Graduate School Fellowship for Travel to AAG Conference

March 03, 2011 - Adam was awarded a Graduate School fellowship for travel to annual conference of the [Association of American...

Adam Williams Awarded UGGS Travel Grant

March 03, 2011 - Adam was awarded a travel grant from the United Government of Graduate Students (UGGS). The award will be used for travel to the [Association of...

Morgan Zeliff Receives the Young Investigator’s Award from the 2011 BASIN Isotope Conference

March 03, 2011 - Morgan is the recipient of a Young Investigator's Award to participate in the BASIN 2011 conference on the Roles of Stable Isotopes in Water Cycle...

Mark Williams’ “Water Resources in the 4 Corners” project featured at the CU Regents meeting

February 18, 2011 - Mark Williams' “Water Resources in the 4 Corners” outreach project will be featured at the CU Regents meeting 22 February in Boulder....

Michelle Stewart Receives a Fellowship at Harvard Kennedy School’s STS Program

February 17, 2011 - Michelle will receive a non-stipendiary fellowship in the Harvard Kennedy School's [Program on Science, Technology and...

Chris Anderson-Tarver Receives Travel Scholarship from the US National Committee

February 01, 2011 - Chris Anderson-Tarver was awarded a travel scholarship from the US National Committee to the International Cartographic Association; $1,300.00....

Jochen Wendel Receives Travel Scholarship from the U.S. National Committee

February 01, 2011 - Jochen Wendel was awarded a travel scholarship from the US National Committee to the International Cartographic Association; $1,300.00. Jochen...

Stefan Leyk Receives National Institutes of Health Grant

January 20, 2011 - Environmental Variability, Migration, and Rural Livelihoods Funded by NIH, National Institutes of Child Health and Human Development, $147,000 Lori...

Cameron Naficy Receives the British Ecological Society Small Ecological Project Grant

January 03, 2011 - Cameron will return to Patagonia to complete his research on the physiological mechanisms of dieback in forests of *Austrocedrus chilensis* and...

Cameron Naficy Receives the University of Montana International Fund Award

January 03, 2011 - Cameron Naficy Receives the University of Montana International Fund Award ($700). Cameron will return to Patagonia to complete his research on the...

2010


Waleed Abdalati Named Chief Scientist at NASA

December 13, 2010 - NASA Administrator Charles F. Bolden has selected Waleed Abdalati to serve as the agency's chief scientist effective Jan. 3 for a two-year...

Cameron Naficy Receives the Sigma Xi Grant

December 01, 2010 - Cameron Naficy Receives the Sigma Xi Grant in Aid of Research ($700). Cameron will return to Patagonia to complete his research on the...

Tom Veblen Receives CU-Boulder Outreach Award

November 11, 2010 - The CU-Boulder Outreach has awarded Professor Tom Veblen $5000 for an outreach project focusing on historical perspectives and ecological impacts of...

Gamma Theta Upsilon wins trivia bowl

October 04, 2010 - Proving that there is no better discipline for 'Jeopardy' training, the Geography Department's GTU (Gamma Theta Upsilon) team won first place at the...

CU Geography is ranked 2nd in nation

September 28, 2010 - The Geography Department at the University of Colorado at Boulder has been ranked 2nd in the country in the latest release of doctoral program...

Ian Rowen Receives Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship

August 16, 2010 - Ian received the Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship for academic year 2010-2011.

Teresa Chapman Wins NSF Dissertation Award

June 21, 2010 - Teresa Chapman has been awarded a Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Award for 2010-2011 from the Geography and Spatial Sciences Program of the...

Geography Receives Two Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellowships

June 21, 2010 - Andres Holz and Juan Paritsis, both of whom received CU Geography Ph.D.s in 2009, have received prestigious Chancellor’s Postdoctoral...

Connor Sheehan Receives IBS Grant

June 01, 2010 - Connor Sheehan is the recipient of a pilot project grant from the Institute of Behavioral Science to study the relationship between migration and...

Cole Akeson Receives American Councils Title VIII Combined Research and Language Training Fellowship

June 01, 2010 - Cole Akeson Receives American Councils Title VIII Combined Research and Language Training Fellowship, Ukraine, ($7,900)

John Knowles Receives Gary Gaile Memorial Research Fellowship

May 03, 2010 - John Knowles Receives Gary Gaile Memorial Research Fellowship from the Department of Geography.

Frank Witmer Receives the 2010 Robert N. Colwell Memorial Fellowship

May 01, 2010 - The Colwell Fellowship will support his research to develop new algorithms for radiometric normalization of night-time imagery from the Defense...

Tom Veblen, Andres Holz and Juan Paritsis win NSF grant

May 01, 2010 - Professor Tom Veblen is PI and recent CU graduates Andres Holz and Juan Paritsis are Postdoctoral Research Associates on a new NSF award entitled...

Meredith Gartner wins NSF Dissertation Award

May 01, 2010 - Meredith Gartner has been awarded a Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Award for 2010-2011 from the Geography and Spatial Sciences Program of the...

Travis Klingberg Awarded Fulbright-Hays Dissertation Research Fellowship

April 28, 2010 - Travis Klingberg has been awarded a US Department of Education Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad (DDRA) Fellowship for 2010-2011....

Jennifer Dinaburg Awarded Fulbright-Hays Dissertation Research Fellowship

April 28, 2010 - Jenn Dinaburg has been awarded a US Department of Education Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad (DDRA) Fellowship for...

Ted Holland wins Dissertation Enhancement Award

April 15, 2010 - Ted Holland won the Russian, Central Eurasian and East European Specialty Group's Dissertation Enhancement Award at the annual AAG meetings in...

Geography grads sweep specialty group paper awards

April 15, 2010 - Natalie Koch and Grant Garstka swept the Russian, Central Eurasian and East European Specialty Group's Best Student Paper Award at the annual AAG...

Adam Williams wins FLAS Fellowships

April 02, 2010 - Adam Williams has been awarded Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships from the Center for Asian Studies for Summer 2010 and for the 2010-11...

Amelia Schubert wins FLAS Fellowship

April 02, 2010 - Amelia Schubert has been awarded a Foreign Language Area Studies Fellowship from the Center for Asian Studies for Summer 2010. She'll be studying...

Julia Hicks Receives Adam Kolff Memorial Fellowship

April 01, 2010 - Julia Hicks Receives Adam Kolff Memorial Fellowship, CU Geography

Jeremy Smith wins Graduate School Dissertation Fellowship

April 01, 2010 - Jeremy Smith has been awarded a 2010-2011 Graduate School Dissertation Completion Fellowship from the University of Colorado. Jeremy's research...

Jennifer Petrzelka Receives Prize for Best Student Paper at Hydrologic Sciences Symposium

April 01, 2010 - Grad student Jennifer Petrzelka was one of two winners of the 2010 student prize for best presentation at the Hydrologic Sciences Symposium hosted by...

Rory Cowie Receives Church Award

April 01, 2010 - Graduate student Rory Cowie receives Church award for best student presentation ($150) at the Western Snow Conference in Logan, Utah

Rowie Cowie Wins Best Student Presentation Award

April 01, 2010 - Grad student Rory Cowie won the Best Student Presentation award ($300) at the National Groundwater Association Annual Groundwater Summit, Denver CO,...

Preston Cumming Receives Colorado Mountain Club Foundation Fellowship

April 01, 2010 - Preston Cumming Receives Colorado Mountain Club Foundation Fellowship

Tim Oakes awarded Chinese research exchange fellowship

April 01, 2010 - Tim Oakes has been awarded a "Seasonal Bird" research exchange fellowship for 180,000 yuan from the Guizhou Province Ministry of Education. Tim will...

Geography student wins $20K sustainability grant

March 09, 2010 - Geography student Shane Grigsby has won a $20,000 grant from the CU Environmental Center for his project on "Topographic Mapping of the CU Campus for...

Ken Foote Elected President of AAG

March 04, 2010 - Professor Ken Foote has been elected President of the Association of American Geographers for the 2010-11 academic year. Congratulations Ken!

Julia Hicks Receives Hazel Schmoll Research Fellowship

March 01, 2010 - Julia Hicks Receives Hazel Schmoll Research Fellowship, CU Herbarium. The graduate student fellowships are awarded for the study of native Colorado...

Grant Garstka awarded an Advanced Language Fellowship, Summer 2010

March 01, 2010 - Grant was awarded an Advanced Language Fellowship from the American Council's Southeast European Language Training Program for Summer 2010.

Emily Yeh wins 2009 Leopold-Hidy Prize

February 23, 2010 - Emily Yeh won the 2009 Leopold-Hidy Prize from the journal *Environmental History* for best journal article of the year. Emily's winning paper,...

Julia Hicks Receives Rocky Mountain National Park Research Grant

February 01, 2010 - Julia Hicks Receives Rocky Mountain National Park Research Grant. The National Park Service awards the grants for research in Rocky Mountain...

Preston Cumming Receives Geography’s DeSana Graduate Research Scholarship

February 01, 2010 - Preston Cumming Receives Geography's DeSana Graduate Research Scholarship

Adam Williams Chosen as a Center for the Humanities and Arts Fellow for 2010-2011 ‘China’ seminar

February 01, 2010 - I'm honored to have been selected to participate in CU's Center for the Humanities and Arts' 2010-2011 'China' theme seminar and colloquia. My...

Amy Zader selected as a Center for the Humanities and Arts Fellow for 2010-2011

February 01, 2010 - Amy was selected as a 2010-2011 CHA fellow to contribute to the Center's interdisciplinary investigation on China.

Andrew Linke wins NSF Dissertation Award

February 01, 2010 - Andrew Linke was awarded a Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Award for 2010-2011 from the Geography and Regional Science program of the...

Mark Williams Receives National Science Foundation GEO Grant

January 01, 2010 - Mark Williams receives National Science Foundation GEO grant: Developing a Methodology to Estimate Snow Depth from GPS Data; $380,051; 1/1/10-...

Michelle Stewart receives Research Associate Award University of Wisconsin-Madison

January 01, 2010 - Michelle Stewart receives Research Associate Award University of Wisconsin-Madison NSF IGERT Training Program on Biodiversity Conservation and...

2009


Mark Williams receives National Science Foundation CMG Grant

September 01, 2009 - Mark Williams receives National Science Foundation CMG Grant: "Multiscale nonlinear domain decomposition method for modeling the impact of climate...

Monica T. Rother receives funding from the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program

September 01, 2009 - Monica T. Rother receives funding from the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program

Adriane Kropesch Receives CU Chancellor’s Fellowship

August 17, 2009 - Graduate student Adrianne Kropesch receives CU Chancellor's Fellowship, Fall 2009 to Spring 2011.

Mark Parsons awarded the Charles S. Falkenberd Award by AGU/ESIP

July 01, 2009 - The Charles S. Falkenberg Award was established in 2002 and is presented jointly by AGU and the Earth Science Information Partnership (ESIP). The...

Cole Akeson Receives UM and German Academic Exchange Service Trans-Atlantic Summer Inst Fellowship

June 01, 2009 - Cole Akeson Receives University of Minnesota and German Academic Exchange Service Trans-Atlantic Summer Institute Fellowship in European Studies,...

Cole Akeson Receives American Councils Title VIII Language Fellowship

June 01, 2009 - Cole Akeson Receives American Councils Title VIII Language Fellowship, Ukrainian ($5,350)

Afton Clarke-Sather wins a Fulbright-Hayes Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Scholarship

April 02, 2009 - Only fifty years ago, the geopolitical landscape shifted with the emergence of independent nations and the bipolar struggle for influence in world...

Michelle Olsgard awarded a 2009 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

April 02, 2009 - Michelle Olsgard and Natalie Koch, both graduate students in the CU-Boulder Geography department, received an award despite there being only five...

Natalie Koch has been awarded a 2009 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

April 02, 2009 - Natalie Koch and Michelle Olsgard, both graduate students in the CU-Boulder Geography department, received an award despite there being only five...

Adam Williams awarded a CARTSS Graduate Fellowship

April 02, 2009 - The Center to Advance Research and Teaching in the Social Sciences (CARTSS) supports social science research and teaching initiatives on the CU...

Ted Holland awarded a CARTSS Graduate Fellowship

April 02, 2009 - The Center to Advance Research and Teaching in the Social Sciences (CARTSS) supports social science research and teaching initiatives on the CU...

Afton Clarke-Sather wins Dissertation enhancement Award from the AAG Political Geography Group

April 01, 2009 - The PGSG Dissertation Enhancement Award of $800.00 is to be granted annually to a PGSG student member. Interested students should prepare a...

Adam Williams Awarded an Adam Kolff Fellowship for Field Research

April 01, 2009 - During Summer 2009, I began my pilot field research in Shanghai by exploring potential field sites and visiting departments of geography, sociology,...

Adina Racoviteanu awarded a CIRES Graduate Student Fellowship for 2009-2010

March 23, 2009 - Seven Ph.D. students at CU-Boulder will have the unique opportunity to tackle exciting science questions with top researchers in their fields as part...

Roger Barry wins an Alexander von Humboldt Forschungspreis award

March 15, 2009 - Roger Barry was awarded a Humboldt Fellowship for Geophysics for 2009-10 and will spend mid-May - early November at the Glaciology Commission of the...

Liam Colgan awarded a CIRES Graduate Student Fellowship for 2009-2010

March 02, 2009 - Seven Ph.D. students at CU-Boulder will have the unique opportunity to tackle exciting science questions with top researchers in their fields as part...

Kendle Wade awarded an Adam Kolff Research Fellowship

March 01, 2009 - Kendle will use this award for the Theatre for Development Workshop in Mathare, Kenya.

Michelle Stewart receives IIE Fulbright Award

January 01, 2009 - Michelle Stewart receives IIE Fulbright Award: “Assessing the sustainability of Tibetan harvesting of rare endemic fungus Cordyceps...

2008


Tom Veblen elected AAAS Fellow for 2008

December 18, 2008 - Tom Veblen is one of four CU-Boulder faculty members who have been elected fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science for...

Michelle Stewart receives Research Associate Award University of Wisconsin-Madison

September 01, 2008 - Michelle Stewart receives Research Associate Award University of Wisconsin-Madison NSF IGERT Training Program on Biodiversity Conservation and...

Cole Akeson Receives US Department of State Critical Languages Scholarship

June 01, 2008 - Cole Akeson Receives US Department of State Critical Languages Scholarship, Advanced Russian

2007


Mark Williams Receives National Science Foundation GEO Grant for Boulder Creek CZO

September 15, 2007 - Mark Williams receives NSF GEO: Boulder Creek Critical Zone Observatory: Weathered Profile Development in a Rocky Environment and Its Influence on...

Naomi Arcand Receives the Organization for Tropical Studies Graduate School Fellowship

August 01, 2007 - Naomi Arcand Receives the Organization for Tropical Studies Graduate School Fellowship