University of Colorado at Boulder

News - 2017


January


Fall 2016 Geography Commencement Photos

January 06, 2017 - Congratulations Grads! See the Commencement photos at this link and on Facebook!

March


Jennifer Balch Paper Published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences

March 01, 2017 - Jennifer Balch's paper titled [*Human-started wildfires expand the fire niche across the United...

IJGIS Paper Award at AAG

March 01, 2017 - Professor Seth Spielman's paper was named a top 5 most read paper in the International Journal of Geographic Information Science (IJGIS) in 2016....

Three Geography Graduate Students receive Spring 2017 Department Teaching Awards

March 27, 2017 - The Department of Geography Annual Awards for Excellence in Graduate Teaching have been awarded to Joel Correia (GPTI award), Robert Andrus (TA...

Joel Correia Receives a 2017 Summer Graduate School Fellowship

March 27, 2017 - This fellowship is used to support research work during Summer 2017.

Eric Lovell Receives 2017-2018 Graduate School Dissertation Completion Fellowship

March 27, 2017 - Eric Lovell has been selected to receive a 2017-2018 Graduate School Dissertation Completion Fellowship. This fellowship provides one semester of...

Joel Correia Receives Graduate School International Travel Award

March 27, 2017 - Joel Correia has been selected to receive a Graduate School International Travel Award. This award assists students with travel costs to an...

Seven Geography Graduate Students Receive Beverly Sears Research Grants

March 27, 2017 - Robert Andrus, Joel Correia, Angela Cunningham, Zhaxi Duojie, Mehran Ghandehari, Eric Lovell and Kyle Rodman have each received a Beverly Sears...

April


Geography Department featured in Colorado Arts and Sciences Magazine

April 27, 2017 - "Encompassing South American wildfires, Arctic sea-ice retreat, post-Soviet politics, climate change in Tibet and GIS, CU Boulder geographers keep...

NEW Geography Department Spring 2017 Newsletter with articles by faculty and students

April 27, 2017 - "In these unsettling times, geographical inquiry is more important than ever" - Emily Yeh. The Department has published the [Spring 2017...