Author: Paul Holloway

GAGE Nominates New Officers

Last week we had elections for new GAGE officers and these are the winners. Congratulations! President: Cody Schank Vice President: Brendan Hoover Secretary: Greta Wells Treasurer: Paul Flynn Grad Rep: Kaiti Tasker Assistant Grad Rep: Amelia Sosnowski GSA Rep: Aaron Groth

Super Spring 2016

Graduate students in the Department of Geography and the Environment had a record-setting Spring semester of awards, grants, and fellowships. Twelve graduate students received 16 different honors for an estimated total of $230,000. Of the 16 honors, an impressive 11

From the Field: Cody Schank in Nicaragua

Cody is a PhD student whose research is focusing on habitat and resource use of the Baird’s Tapir in Nicaragua. Here’s an insert from his field blog on Bastante. For more information on Cody and his research, visit his personal

That’s All Folks…

That’s another year done and dusted. Most of us are back into the field for research, and we’ll try and keep y’all updated with some field reports throughout the summer. Thanks to the outgoing officers, thanks to the incoming officers, and

2014 Departmental Oscars

Congrats to Grad students Christine Bonthius and Paul Holloway for being recognized in the Departments annual awards. The award recipients are chosen by the faculty, and will have their names listed on the department plaque and website, as well as receive

GAGE Does AAG 2014 Tampa

A successful AAG 2014 meeting was had at Tampa. Eighteen grad students and one undergrad presented work in Tampa. Several individuals either won awards or were elected to committees (for a full list, see below posts). Well done to all

Kalli Doubleday Elected Secretary of GSAG (Graduate Student Affinity Group, AAG)

Congrats to Kalli Doubleday who was elected secretary of GSAG (Graduate Student Affinity Group) at AAG 2014. his position will consist of being the record keeper for the group, as well as, creating and disseminating the GSAG Newsletter. To stay

Niti Mishra elected the director the Remote Sensing Specialty Group

Congrats to Niti Mishra for being elected to the director of the AAG Remote Sensing Specialty Group. He will be serving a 2 year term (2014-2016). Responsibilities of the director includes help and supervise the student directors in conducting the

Ph.D. Candidate Paul Holloway Wins Student Paper Award at 2014 AAG Conference

Well done to Paul Holloway, who tied for 1st place in the Spatial Analysis and Modeling (SAM) Specialty Group John Odland Student Paper Competition at the 2014 AAG conference in Tampa. Mr. Holloway’s paper was titled “Sensitivity analysis of step-selection

Gregory Schwartz Invited to Phi Kappa Phi National Academic Honor Society

Well done to Gregory Schwartz for being invited and admitted to Phi Kappa Phi national academic honor society.  Founded in 1897 at the University of Maine, Phi Kappa Phi is the nation’s oldest, largest, and most selective collegiate honor society for