In summer and fall 2019, MDP students received a number of fellowships, graduate assistantships, research funds, and other honors and awards.


Fellowships and Scholarships


Mary Ngugi -- FLAS (Foreign Language & Area Studies) Fellowship in Latin American Studies

Natalia Cachora – UA Native American Student Affairs Scholarship

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Post date: Wed, 12/11/2019 - 12:54

Dugan Meyer also taught a course this semester, so thank you on behalf of SGD, as well as recently had a piece accepted in Cultural Geographies (news to come when it... Read more

Post date: Thu, 11/21/2019 - 23:00

Taylor Miller (ABD) just received an SBSRI Dissertation Grant and will travel to conduct fieldwork for her tentatively titled dissertation, "Arts-led Gentrification and the Curated Image of Contemporary Mediterranean Cities: Destruction and (Re)Construction in Tel Aviv and Marseille." Taylor also taught a course for SGD this semester, but it is... Read more

Post date: Thu, 11/21/2019 - 22:57

Julia Davies has been selected as a Carson scholar for the 2020 year.

Post date: Thu, 11/21/2019 - 22:55

Kudos to Nupur Joshi on receiving an SBSRI Dissertation grant to conduct her research on water security in informal settlements of Nairobi, Kenya and was also recently awarded a PEO ... Read more

Post date: Thu, 11/21/2019 - 22:49

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Post date: Thu, 11/14/2019 - 11:50

Congrats to Taylor Miller who was awarded a GPSC Travel Grant to conduct fieldwork on arts-sector-led and ethnic-exclusionary neighborhood change and urban restructuring in Tel Aviv and Marseille. 

Post date: Mon, 10/21/2019 - 09:04

Congrats to Eden Kinkaid, who has been awarded a Fulbright-Hays doctoral research abroad award. Eden... Read more

Post date: Mon, 10/21/2019 - 08:55

Kyle and Daniel, two Environmental Studies students led the September climate strike demonstration and spoke with Arizona 360 on why they believe climate change is a fundamental issue.


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Post date: Fri, 10/04/2019 - 12:35



At the 2019 UA Environment Showcase, a slideset was displayed highlighting environmental and climate research by MDP students related to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).  (See link above for the full slideset or ... Read more

Post date: Thu, 09/26/2019 - 13:33


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