Month: November 2010

GAGS alumnus give talks at UT Geography and The Environment

Dr. Je-Hun Ryu (Ph.D. Texas Geography 1987) visited his alma mater to present research and catch up with colleagues.  He is currently on the faculty of the Department of Geography, Korea National University of Education. He presented his talk to

Ingrid Haeckel recieves award for Best Presentation

Ingrid Haeckel, a Doctoral Student in the Department of Geography and The Environment, received the Best Presentation Award at this years SCCS-NY Symposium, the Student Conference on Conservation Science in New York City. The symposium specifically targets those pursuing or

Sharon Wilcox Adams named Resident Scholar at Smithsonian Institution

Sharon Wilcox Adams has been named a Baird Society Resident Scholar at the Smithsonian Institution Libraries in Washington, DC.  During her tenure at the Smithsonian in the Spring 2011, she will be working in the SI Libraries? most unique and


Getting Outside Grants for Your Research: What COLA’s Grants Services Office Can Do For You

November 15, 7-8 pm GRG 408 Kristin Weidman and Jeff Meserve, staff of Grants Services at the College of Liberal Arts Dean’s Office, will discuss proposal writing and how the Grants Services Office can help geography graduate students.  The talk