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News - environment-society relations


2016


Statement by the Faculty

November 29, 2016 - Geography is a holistic and interdisciplinary field, which brings together students and educators from a wide variety of backgrounds, experiences,...

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...

Aaron Malone awarded Community Based Research Fellowship through CU Engage

August 29, 2016 - The Community Based Research fellowship through CU Engage supports a cohort of graduate students doing collaborative research with community partners...

2011


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....

2010


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...

Emily Yeh Quoted in New York Times Article Regarding Chinese Migrant Workers in Tibet

July 24, 2010 - Emily is quoted in the New York Times regarding her research on government subsidized new home development in Tibet.

Water Resources Outreach in the Four-Corners Area of Colorado

June 08, 2010 - The CU-Boulder Outreach Committee has awarded Professor Mark Williams $5,000 for an outreach project focusing on Colorado's water resources....

Emily Yeh Using ARRA Funding to Study Environmentalism in China and Tibet

April 27, 2010 - Emily Yeh's NSF CAREER project on environmentalism in China and Tibet is featured as a "research story" on CU's ARRA (American Recovery and...

Emily Yeh promoted to Associate Professor with tenure

April 13, 2010 - Congratulations Emily! Yeh's work spans many topics including critical nature/society geography, political ecology, identity, Tibet and China.

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!

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,...

Early Career Workshop for new faculty and advanced doctoral students, 13-19 June 2010, Boulder CO

February 01, 2010 - Registration has begun for the 2010 Workshop of the Geography Faculty Development Alliance (GFDA). It will be held 13-19 at the University of...

2009


CU-Boulder Contingent Set for Copenhagen Climate Conference

November 30, 2009 - A contingent from the University of Colorado at Boulder will be attending the United Nations climate conference in Copenhagen December 7 to...

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.