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Switzer Foundation Fellowship Awarded

Switzer Foundation Fellowship Awarded

Congratulations to graduate student Michael Antos, who was selected to receive a Switzer Environmental Fellowship by the Robert and Patricia Switzer Foundation.

This year, the Switzer Foundation awarded 22 Fellowships “for emerging environmental leaders who are pursuing graduate degrees and are dedicated to positive environmental change in their careers.”

ESRI UC Map Gallery Winners

ESRI UC Map Gallery Winners

Graduate student Scott Stephenson’s map, New Trans-Arctic shipping routes navigable by midcentury, wins Best Analytic Presentation at the ESRI International User Conference Map Gallery.

Credit to Scott Stephenson, Professor Laurence Smith, and Matt Zebrowski.

Awards from AAG Population Speciality Group

Awards from AAG Population Speciality Group

The Population Specialty Group of the AAG awarded Professor Emeritus Bill Clark a Lifetime Achievement Award for contributions to Population Geography in terms of teaching, research, and service.

Graduate students Chuncui Velma Fan and Dylan Connor placed first and second, respectively, in the Population Geography Student Paper Competition of the AAG. (Fan: Wage Inequality among Immigrant Workers in the U.S. Metropolitan Areas: Spatial-temporal Patterns and Implication for Rising Overall Wage Inequality. Connor: Child Mortality and Urban Space: A multilevel analysis of 21,563 mothers in Dublin City, 1911)