Please join us in congratulating Calvin Tribby, who successfully defended his dissertation, “Activity Spaces, Route Choices, and Neighborhoods: Assessing the Built Environment Associations with Walking Trips.” His committee was comprised of Ningchuan Xiao, Ola Ahlqvist, Barbara Brown
Undergraduate Matthew Schneider (double major in History and Geography) has been awarded a research grant from Social and Behavioral Sciences for his project, The New Frontier: Postcolonial Nationhood and Transnational Conservation in the Kavango-Zambezi Basin. Congratulations Matthew.
Bo Zhao has accepted a position at Oregon State University as an Assistant Professor. Congratulations to Bo on this excellent position. Bo’s adviser is Dan Sui.
Geography Ph.D Student Sam Kay was awarded two FLAS fellowships this week: one for summer Chinese study, one for the academic year 2016-17. He was also awarded a Critical Language Scholarship funded through the Dept. of State, also for summer language study.