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Congratulations 2016 Award Winners

Please join us in congratulating winners of the Department of Geography’s most prestigious and lucrative awards.

  • Dr. Jack Eichenbaum, Anastasia Van Burkalow Award for Distinguished Serive
  • Priyanka Verma, Miriam and Saul Cohen Prize for Geographic Excellence. Priyanka won the undergraduate prize for her paper entitled “Identifying trends In the issuance of parking tickets in New York City.”
  • Eric Svenson, Mirian and Saul Cohen Prize for Geographic Excellence. Eric won the graduate prize for his paper entitled “Of Mine Own Eyes: A time-series investigation of Kentucky surface coal mining and reclamation”
  • Julia Marrs, Society of Woman Geographers Graduate Fellowship Award
  • Fanny Chan, Garrett Hauschild, Priyanka Verma, Gamma Theta Upsilon Inductees