Congratulations to Professor Atkinson-Palombo for receiving the Outstanding Service Award from the UConn Provost. You can read the full story on the UConn Today site: today.uconn.edu/2021/10/provosts-outstanding-service-award-2021
Associate Professor Debs Ghosh will be giving two webinars during the Fall 2021 semester. Please see links below for more info regarding specifics of each talk. October 7th , Department of Geography, Clark University. “Towards Social Topology: Connecting people, places, things, and policies in GIS”. https://www.clarku.edu/departments/geography/event/fall-2021-colloquium-speaker-series-debarchana-ghosh October 28th , UConn Center for mHealth and Social […]
Associate Professor-in-Residence Andy Jolly-Ballantine thinks everyone should check out the recent UConn Today article about the Sustainable Community Food Systems Minor. Sustainability, Community, and Food – Theory Meets Action for UConn Undergrads
Congratulations to Dr. Mary Buchanan on the release of her co-edited volume with Dr. Phoebe Godfrey, Global Im-Possibilities: Exploring the Paradoxes of Just Sustainabilities, published by Bloomsbury. The book features case studies from around the globe and explores the tensions and contradictions in a variety of attempts to enact just sustainabilities in policy, planning, and […]
Congratulations to Bo Zhang for successfully defending his dissertation. His dissertation title is: Predictive Mapping of Spatial Categorical Variables by Markov Chain Random Fields.
Congratulations to Ashley Benitez Ou as she has been awarded this year’s Getulio P. Carvalho Pre-doctoral Fellowship for U.S.- Brazilian Relations. This is an award made by UConn’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences for academic excellence and will help support Ashley’s dissertation research in Brazil.
Congratulations to Adam Gallaher for placing second in the UCGIS Student Paper competition. Adam’s presentation is titled Estimating Second-Generation Biofuel Feedstock Production on Marginal Lands in Connecticut. You can see Adam’s presentation here: https://s.uconn.edu/gallaher-ucgis2021
This course is an exploration of how spatial data and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) can be used to understand and improve human and environmental health. This course is fully-online and can be used as an elective for the GIS Certificate.
Professor Anji Seth was recently featured in the UConn Today article on big data. The Study of Big Data: How CLAS Researchers Use Data Science