Weixuan Lyu Wins AAG Peter Gould Award

Weixuan Lyu

Congratulations to Weixuan Lyu, a Ph.D. candidate in Geography, for winning the Peter Gould Award from the Health and Medical Geography Specialty Group (HMGSG) at the 2024 American Association of Geographers (AAG) Annual Meeting. This highly competitive award is meant to promote written scholarship by students across the health and medical geography field. Weixuan’s awarded paper is entitled:  Beyond Spatial Proximity: Conceptualizing the Perceived Food Activity Space.


Weixuan has also been awarded the Student Travel Award from AAG Environmental Perception and Behavior Geography (EPBG).