Professor Anji Seth was recently interviewed for an article appearing on the InsideClimateNews site. The article, titled Fading Winters, Hotter Summers Make the Northeast America’s Fastest Warming Region, can be read here: https://insideclimatenews.org/news/26062020/hotter-summers-northeast-united-states-warming.
Congratulations to Fabian Terbeck for successfully defending his dissertation. His dissertation title is: Rising Poverty and Diversity in Suburbs: A Decomposition Analysis of Poverty Trends in the Chicago-Joliet-Naperville Metropolitan Area in the 2000s.
Congratulations to Antonio Barocci for successfully defending his dissertation. His dissertation title is: A Geography of Repression. The Spatio-Temporal Analysis of the First Years of the Fascist Special Tribunal 1926-1928.
Congratulations to Awanti Acharya for successfully defending her dissertation. Her topic was: A Spatial Hedonic Regression and Difference-in-Differences Based Study on the Impact of Curb Appeal, Cell Tower, and Flipping on House Prices.
Professor Anji Seth and the UConn Atmospheric Sciences Group (ASG) Climate Assessment for Connecticut is featured with video in UConn Today. Check out the story and video here: https://today.uconn.edu/2020/04/whats-ahead-connecticuts-climate
Professor Mark Boyer has an Op-Ed piece in the Hartford Courant titled: Even in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, are we witnessing the death of science? Read the essay here: https://www.courant.com/opinion/op-ed/hc-op-boyer-science-coronavirus-0419-20200419-mxfdfiynkzhlhed55th5t3awgu-story.html
Professor Mark Boyer has an Op-Ed piece in the CT Post titled: What Trump didn’t learn in kindergarten. Read the essay here: https://www.ctpost.com/opinion/article/Opinion-What-Trump-didn-t-learn-in-kindergarten-15169579.php
Prof. Debanuj DasGupta will deliver the keynote lecture for the Global Citizen Forum at Drake University (Des Moines, Iowa). The Global Citizen Forum is a conference focused on themes of global importance that takes place in March each year. The Forum is part of Drake’s overall Engaged Citizen Experience (ECE). The 2020 Global Citizen Forum […]
Dr. Atkinson-Palombo is helping to organize a conference on Sustainability and Emerging Transportation Technology to be held at UC Irvine in September 2020. Call for abstracts is now open. https://trb.secure-platform.com/a/page/SETT2020
Congratulations to Ruiting Zhai and Adelina Mkami who each each successfully defended their dissertation on January 24, 2020. Ruiting Zhai’s defended her dissertation titled: Modeling Land Use/Cover Change and Its Effect on Invasive Species in Long Island Sound Watersheds. Adelina Mkami defended her dissertation titled: Democracy and Place in Practice: Exploring a Community Food Network. […]