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Jeremy Slack is the lead author of a fantastic press release, In the Shadow of the Wall: Family Seperation, Immigration, Enforcement and Security.  The story was  later picked up by the UA College of Social and Behavioral Sciences and ... Read more

Post date: Tue, 05/07/2013 - 14:10

Lily House-Peters has been awarded a Fulbright for the 2013-2014 Academic Year to carry out the research project, "Desert Forests & Flows: Riparian Communities, Climate Adaptation & Geopolitics in Sonora."

   

Post date: Tue, 05/07/2013 - 14:01

We sat down with Environmental Studies major, Rochelle Reuter to learn about her experience at the UA. The San Jose, CA native is graduating in May 2013 with a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies.

Environmental Studies is offered through the School of Geography & Development. Majors who focus on physical geography study the land itself,... Read more

Post date: Tue, 05/07/2013 - 11:57

Pima Association of Governments has finalized an agreement with the University of Arizona Libraries, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, The School of Geography and Development and School of Natural Resources and the Environment to make PAG’s orthophoto and LiDAR archive available to University of Arizona students, faculty and staff through the University of Arizona Libraries.

This imagery and LiDAR archive represents 3.7 Terabytes of data for 1,800 to 2,000 square miles of... Read more

Post date: Mon, 05/06/2013 - 14:27

Michele Tartaglia and Balaji Viswanathan, both graduate students in the Masters of Science in Geographic Information Systems Technology program, have been selected for the Esri User Conference Student Assistantship Program. Students recieve full conference registration and lodging.  According to Micheal Johnson, Esri University Programs Manager, "The 2013 applicant pool was the largest I've seen in my 6... Read more

Post date: Mon, 05/06/2013 - 13:54

Phillp Brown, a 2012 alumni from the Masters of Science in Geographic Information Systems Technology program, has a new job as a GIS technician with Global Water.  Global Water owns and operates regulated water and wastewater utilities and is one of the world’s leading innovators in Total Water Management Over the past few years, Global Water has purchased a number of water utility companies in the area. They have used the water... Read more

Post date: Sat, 03/23/2013 - 16:27

Laurel Bellante, Christina Greene, Eric Magrane, Sonya Ziaja have been awarded the Carson Scholarship from Institue of the Environment in this year’s round of applications.

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Post date: Sat, 03/23/2013 - 13:47

Violetta Cabello Villarejo is a visiting-scholar of the Regional Economics And Spatial Modeling laboratory and currently a  PhD candidate in the Human Geography Deparment of the University of Seville, Spain.  Violetta is here for 4 months in the frame of the SWAN project between the UofA and various European universities. She is supervised jointly by Dr. Hoshin Gupta (Dept. of Hydrology) and myself to work on spatial models... Read more

Post date: Sat, 03/23/2013 - 13:39

Randy Taylor, a graduate from the Master's of Science in Geographic Information Systems Technology program in 2012, has been promoted to GIS Manager for the City of Freeport, Grand Bahama in The Bahamas.

 

 

Post date: Tue, 03/19/2013 - 20:26

Dan Griffin has accepted an appointment as a Postdoctoral Scholar at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution.  He'll do this before taking on his tenure track position at the University of Minnesota.

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Post date: Tue, 03/19/2013 - 20:11

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