Author: Rich

Weixuan Lyu Wins AAG Peter Gould Award

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 […]

Big news for Geography: CLAS adds two new departments

The UConn Board of Trustees voted at its meeting on Feb. 29 to establish a new department merging the Department of Geography with Urban and Community Studies and providing an administrative home for Environmental Studies.  The new Department of Geography, Sustainability, Community and Urban Studies (GSCU) will draw on existing research and teaching strengths to […]

Anji Seth on UConn Panel Discussing Climate Change Effects on CT

As part of the UConn Foundation’s Impact Series, Professor Anji Seth was among four researchers who discussed their research on climate change in Connecticut — and what the state can do about its impacts. You can read the full article from UConn Today here: