News Brief from our Chair Darla Munroe

January 31, 2020
Happy New Year of the Rat

Happy Year of the Rat! From Derby 1066, Graduate Geography Organization's Lunar New Year Party 2020. Photo credit: Polina Berezina.

Faculty News:

Yue Qin received an early-career award (Yuxiang Early Career Award) from thee Chinese American Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (COAA). The award aims to recognize outstanding Chinese and Chinese-American young scholars in oceanic and atmospheric sciences and related fields.


Staff News: 

Beginning on Wednesday, February 5th, we will have a new Academic Program Specialist joining our advising team: Allison (Ali) Grandey. She most recently worked in the OSU School of Music. Dr. Grandey has a Doctorate in Musical Arts from Eastman School of Music (in voice performance and literature). Her prior experience in recruiting and admissions for the School of Music will be a welcome addition to our staff. Please stop by Derby 1049 some time late next week to give her a warm welcome!

Upcoming Events:

Today's colloquium speaker is Sapana Doshi, "Racial Capitalism and the politics of Global Urbanization, A View from Mumbai." 3:30 pm, Derby 1080


Darla Munroe
Professor and Chair