Congratulations to this year's departmental award winners:
Outstanding Senior Geographer: Andrew Valenski
Exemplary Service Award: Taylor Holden
Andrew Valenski '15, won the Buzzard Scholarship, one of only four national undergraduate awards given out by Gamma Theta Upsilon, the international geographic honor society.
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- Klinker and students travel to Australia
Spatial Analysis Lab Director Kim Klinker took a group of students to Australia in the summer of 2014. See the story map of their travels.
- Salisbury on All Things Considered
David Salisbury was featured on NPR's All Things Considered, talking about the illegal logging situation in the Peruvian-Brazil borderlands of Amazonia and the recent deaths of local activists seeking to draw attention to the situation. He and Diego Leal, '15, also authored an op-ed on the tragic death of their colleague Edwin Chota for the Huffington Post.
- Kostadinov publishes paper
Research associate Dr. Tiho Kostadinov, '02, and Roy Gilb, '14, recently published a paper in the journal Geoscientific Model Development.
- Green Bag Lunch - Climate Justice in VirginiaFeb1012:00 PM - 1:00 PMKendyl Crawford of the Virginia Chapter of the Sierra Club will share information about the Clean Power Plan and strategies for its implementation in Virginia. This UR Climate Engaged event presents a great chance to learn more about how our state is taking proactive measures to address climate change. This is also a great primer to the April 8 Power Dialog happening here on campus.
Department of Geography and the Environment
Carole Weinstein International Center
28 Westhampton Way
University of Richmond, Virginia 23173
Phone: (804) 287-6307
Fax: (804) 484-1577
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