Professor Eric Sheppard receives honorary Doctor of Laws degree from Bristol University.Bristol University
UCLA Geography Ph.D. candidate Vena Chu interviewed about remote sensing of Greenland meltwater release to the ocean by NASA Earth Observatory.NASA Earth Observatory
Professor Yongkang Xue is leading an international research team looking at forces driving climate change in East Asia over the next 30 years. This 4-year research project is being funded by the National Science Foundation.
Ea SM-3:Collaborative Res: Surface-induced forcing and decadal variability and change of the East Asian climate, surface hydrology and agricultureUCLA Newsroom, NSF EaSM-3 East Asian Project
Professor and John Muir Chair Glen MacDonald examins changes in the fossil record, plant remains, pollen, tree rings, and geochemistry over the years to understand climate change.Thousand Oaks Acorn
Association of American Geographers (AAG) 2014 Past President's Address by UCLA Geography Professor and von Humboldet Chair Eric Sheppard: Thinking Geographically is now available.Association of American Geographers
Stan Trimble’s new book, Historical Agriculture and Soil Erosion in the Upper Mississippi Valley Hill Country (CRC, 2013) received the 2014 G.K. Gilbert Award for Excellence in Geomorphic Research from the Geomorphological Research Group of the Association of American Geographers. The book was also nominated for the J. B. Jackson Prize in historical geography.